FXecosystem, a provider of outsourced connectivity services to the foreign exchange (FX) industry, has appointed Matt Dangerfield as its interim Chief Technology Officer (CTO), according to an FXecosystem statement.
Mr. Dangerfield joins FXecosystem following his founding of Financial Technology Advisers (FTA), part of a career spanning nearly two decades. Additional stops have included Fixnetix, Bear Stearns and Credit-Suisse across the bank’s respective UK, US, and Japanese operations.
According to James Banister, CEO of FXecosystem, in a recent statement on the appointment, “FXecosystem is at an exciting development stage with new, innovative products such as FXeco-Eye and planned expansion into new territories.”
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“Matt has a wealth of experience to bring to this newly created role and has been working as an adviser to FXecosystem for the past 12 months, so already has in-depth company knowledge. He is the perfect choice to continue our innovation and drive to provide customers with optimal network solutions for trading,” he noted.
“I am delighted to be interim CTO at such an exciting time for FXecosystem. Strong leadership, innovation, collaboration, a great vision and the proven ability to deliver technically, provides our customers with real competitive advantage,” added Mr. Dangerfield.
Earlier this month, FXecosystem expanded its services suite to cater to Tier 1 and Tier 2 banks, fostering an improved latency connection between the financial hubs of London and New York. As a result of the extension, FXecosystem now possesses a unified point of entry to connect to myriad FX market participants worldwide, with access to its LD4 (London) and NY4 (New York) Meet-Me-Room (MMR) ecoworld.