Israeli forex industry veteran Ben Richter has left his role as CEO of ClickaCRM, a call center solutions provider, in order to form a new business venture entitled Ventures-X.
Richter leverages his expertise in the B2B and C2B fields to launch a company that will offer technology tools, banking, marketing, corporate formations, operational solutions to firms looking to scale up in ‘high risk industries.’ The all-in-one shop for business needs will serve financial services, gaming, dating providers, among many others.
Ben Richter has left the FX industry nearly one year ago after he parted ways with Cypriot broker EuropeFX, barely less than a year after joining the company as head of Australia. He has landed at ClickaCRM back in February 2019, his Linkedin profile shows.
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His history with the financial services arena began in 2008. He had previously occupied various roles with FXCM Israel (FXCM Trading ltd) for over seven years, most latterly taking a senior position as the Vice President for Sales and Operations. Overall, he spent more than 11 years in the FX industry in multiple sales roles.
Ben Richter joined EuropeFX last year coming from trading technology provider Leverate, where he served for over two years as Head of Institutional Sales, according to information he shared on LinkedIn.
Prior to moving to Leverate, Richter worked at FXCM Israel, where he originally started his FX career in 2008. Among the roles he took that were relevant to his next institutional sales positions was head of the Institutional FX desk for the Israeli brokerage from 2011 to 2014. Richter was then promoted to the position of VP Sales at FXCM Israel from the institutional desk following the transfer of Yossi Gafni to VP Sales & Operations at the binary options broker, Anyoption.