BGC Adds Former ICAP Global eCommerce CEO Dean Berry to its Executive Team

Dean Perry joins as Executive MD in BGC's Global Electronic and Hybrid Execution team to complement its e-commerce offering.

BGC Partners, Inc. (NASDAQ: BGCP) announced today that Dean Berry has been appointed by the company as an Executive Managing Director in its Global Electronic and Hybrid Execution team.  

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Dean’s appointment demonstrates our ability to attract the most innovative and sought-after talent in the e-Commerce space.

Dean most recently served as the Chief Executive Officer for Global e-Commerce at ICAP.  He brings to BGC Partners a long track record of leadership, market expertise and innovation, which will complement the firm’s top-tier e-Commerce offering, and in particular, its hybrid brokerage model.

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Dean, who will work alongside Global Head of e-Commerce Phil Norton and will dedicate his expertise to all pre- and post-trade, market data, analytics and fully electronic markets across the firm, will report to Shaun D. Lynn, President, BGC Partners.

Lynn said: “Dean’s appointment demonstrates our ability to attract the most innovative and sought-after talent in the e-Commerce space.  We look forward to Dean continuing to advance our growing technology offering, of which FENICS is a shining example.”

BGC Partners is a global brokerage company servicing the financial and real estate markets which provides a range of services, including trade execution, broker-dealer services, clearing, trade compression, post trade, information, and other services to a broad range of financial and non-financial institutions. The company recently reported positive financial results for the quarter ended 31 March, 2016 as reported by Finance Magnates.

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