GAIN Capital today announced the appointment of Jason Emerson, as its Chief Financial Officer, a position which he will assume on October 1, 2013.
Glenn Stevens, GAIN Capital’s CEO, made a statement on behalf of the company today regarding Mr. Emerson’s appointment: “Jason is an accomplished executive who brings the right mix of strategic insight, industry experience, and financial acumen to the CFO position.”
“I am confident Jason will be an excellent addition to GAIN’s leadership team.”
Mr. Emerson was most recently Managing Director and Business Manager of Knight Capital Group’s, Global Execution Services division, responsible for all financial and operational aspects of the business. Previously, he served as KCG’s Director of Financial Operations.
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Prior to his senior position at Knight Capital Group, Mr. Emerson held consultative, project management and operational positions focusing on financial services at Instinet, Merrill Lynch and PriceWaterhouseCoopers.
Mr. Emerson stated to GAIN Capital: “I am pleased to be joining GAIN, an innovative company with a reputation for delivering best-in-class trading solutions,”
“I look forward to working closely with the rest of the executive team to help drive GAIN’s future growth and expansion.”
GAIN’s interim CFO, Daryl Carlough, will be leaving the company to pursue other opportunities. “We thank Daryl for his contributions to GAIN, and wish him well in his future endeavors,” added Mr. Stevens.