Gold-i, a trading systems integration specialist for the financial services industry, has promoted mainstay Julian Elliott, who steps into the role of Operations Director with immediate effect, according to a Gold-i statement.
Mr. Elliott has been one of the longest tenured individuals at Gold-i, having started with the group back in 2010 as its Operations Manager. In this capacity he has helped manage the day-to-day operations in the company, as well being tasked with Gold-i’s product testing, the running of the group’s client support system, and the handling of its product suite.
In his new role as Gold-i’s Operations Director however, his regiment of duties will be largely similar, though he will be taking on additional responsibilities, including financial management and client account management. Mr. Elliott originally joined Gold-i from Princeton Financial Systems in 2010, having worked as its QA Lead for over five years – additional stops also include HFC Bank.
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According to Tom Higgins, Chief Executive Officer (CEO), Gold-i, in a recent statement on the promotion: “Julian has been a real asset to the company and played a significant role in our growth.”
“His industry knowledge, client management skills and attention to detail have been invaluable in ensuring that Gold-i delivers best of breed software and the highest service levels in the industry. His promotion is very much deserved and I have every confidence that he will thrive in his new role,” he added.
“I am delighted to have been promoted to Operations Director. As a company we have made significant progress over the last five years, establishing ourselves as a key FinTech player in the retail FX market. We have ambitious growth plans over the next few years and I look forward to the challenges and opportunities ahead,” noted Mr. Elliot in an accompanying statement.