AxiCorp, a provider of foreign exchange (FX) and contracts-for-difference (CFD) trading, has appointed its latest senior hire, adding Filippo De Rosa as its newest Head of its Middle East operations.
The addition of Mr. De Rosa constitutes the group’s latest hire, as well as AxiCorp’s growing commitment to the Middle East. In his new role Mr. De Rosa will be tasked with developing and growing AxiCorp’s presence and market penetration in Dubai and the broader Middle East region.
Mr. De Rosa steps into the new role with over a decade of experience in retail and institutional sales across the CFD and FX markets space. He joins AxiCorp from IG Group, having worked as its Head of Sales in Dubai for over two years.
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Additional stops include senior roles at Saxo Bank Middle East as its Head of Abu Dhabi office, Associate Director of Moody’s Analytics, and Head of Sales and Relationship Management at E*TRADE, among other roles, according to information made public on his Linkedin profile.
According to Louis Cooper, Global Head of Retail Services at AxiCorp, in a statement on the appointment and group’s expansion in the Middle East: “Filippo has an extensive knowledge and market experience in the Middle East and he’s definitely a great addition to our global team. The Middle East is a fast-growing but underserved market, but we are about to change that by offering top quality service and a wide range of trading instruments.”
“It’s been amazing to see AxiCorp building and expanding its global footprint. And it’s a privilege for me to be part of this team. The Middle East market will benefit greatly from what AxiCorp has to offer in terms of a wide range of trading instruments, robust and efficient trading platform and top quality customer service,” explained Mr. De Rosa.