As we end March 2022 in the Forex, Crypto and Fintech universe, we observe the effects of the Russia-Ukraine conflict and new strains of Coronavirus affecting the business world.

Skilling Onboards Judita Simkeviciute as Group Compliance Head

Skilling, a forex and CFDs broker, has enhanced its leadership team with the latest appointment of Judita Simkeviciute as Global Head of Compliance.

Currently, the broker is focused on expanding into new markets and on compliance as part of its strategic and growth-oriented goals.

Simkeviciute will be responsible for overseeing compliance of the broker’s global operations.

Find out more about Skilling onboarding Judita Simkeviciute as Head of Group Compliance.

BidX Markets Appoints Robert Brown as Head of Strategic Development

BidX Markets, a provider of multi-asset liquidity solutions, announced that it hired Robert Brown as Head of Strategic Development.

Brown has been working with proprietary trading firms, exchanges, FX brokerages, and in the field of consulting.

BidX Markets recently announced a partnership with multi-bank ECN provider Solid FX and has since been able to offer its clients global institutional liquidity and technology, as well as liquidity management services.

Learn more about BidX Markets appointing Robert Brown as Strategic Development Head.

BDSwiss Names Abdulghani Khattab as MENA Marketing Head

BDSwiss announced the appointment of Abdulghani Khattab as the new Head of Marketing of the MENA region.

“BDSwiss has an outstanding reputation within the online trading industry. I’m delighted to be part of an organization with impressive growth plans,” Khattab said in a statement.

“I’m excited to contribute to these with my industry experience and marketing knowledge to ensure they become a great success.”

Read more about Abdulghani Khattab being named BDSwiss’ MENA Marketing Head.

ESMA Names Dr Theocharides as Chairman of the Economic and Markets Analysis Committee

ESMA announced that it has appointed Dr George Theocharides as its new Chairman of the

Economic and Markets Analysis Committee.

Dr Theocharides has been associated with the Cypriot regulator for a couple of years. Before his appointment as the CySEC Chair in September 2021, he held the post of Vice-Chairman with the regulator from July 2020 and also served with it as a non-Executive Board member before that.

He has a strong financial background with a long academic career.

Discover more about ESMA Naming Dr Theocharides as Chairman of the Economic and Markets Analysis Committee.

BOSONIC Names Paddy Boyle as Clearing and Derivatives Head

BOSONIC announced the appointment of Paddy Boyle as Global Head of Clearing and Derivatives.

Boyle is responsible for building out the clearing capabilities for the company and enabling optimal institutional investor adoption with the growing demand for crypto derivatives.

Get more information about BOSONIC naming Paddy Boyle as Clearing and Derivatives Head.

Saxo Markets Names Redmond Wong as Market Strategist in Hong Kong

Saxo Capital Markets HK Limited announced the appointment of Redmond Wong as a Market Strategist.

He will be in charge of churning the Danish broker’s global investment strategy and generating Hong Kong and mainland China-focused research. Additionally, he will provide insights into different asset classes and tradable instruments.

Find out more about Saxo Markets naming Redmond Wong as Hong Kong’s Market Strategist.

CMC Markets Recruits Nicola Greenwood as Its Custody Manager

CMC Markets has hired Nicola Greenwood as its Custody Manager, effective from March 2022.

Greenwood carries more than ten years of broad operational experience from the financial industry and Health Industry.

Learn more about CMC Markets recruiting Nicola Greenwood as Custody Manager.

Kraken Appoints Carrie Dolan as Its New Chief Financial Officer

Kraken announced it had hired Carrie Dolan as its Chief Financial Officer. The financial services veteran will execute the company’s strategy ‘to become the crypto portal of choice for both retail and professional investors’.

At this time, she is a Board Member of the Hass School of Business at the University of California Berkeley, where she studied Finance and Accounting and gained an MBA.

Read more about Kraken appointing Carrie Dolan as its CFO.

ATC Brokers Hires Malik Khan as Chief Revenue Officer

ATC Brokers has hired Malik Khan as the company’s Chief Revenue Officer. Located in London, he already began the new role last month.

Malik, an expert within the trading industry, brings more than sixteen years of experience to his new post. He has spent his entire professional career working for several big trading brands.

Discover more about ATC Brokers hiring Malik Khan as Chief Revenue Officer.

Fair Forex Has Chosen Stefano Ceacmacudis as Its New Chief Executive Officer

Fair Forex has chosen Stefano Ceacmacudis as its new Chief Executive Officer, effective from March 2022.

Previously, Ceacmacudis served Synega as its Global Manager over a period of twenty months.

Get more information about Fair Forex choosing Stefano Ceacmacudis as Its CEO.

Amana Capital Onboards Mani Sahota as Chief Information Officer

Amana Capital recently announced the hiring of Mani Sahota and is now the new Chief Information Officer. He will channel his energies on spearheading Amana’s digital presence with in-house mobile and web applications.

At this time, Amana Capital has been going through a transformational drive. Thus, he will additionally focus on supporting the brand’s transformation across the region.

Find more information about Amana Capital onboarding Mani Sahota as CIO.

ROSTRO Financials Group Has Selected John Williams as Chief Information Officer

ROSTRO Has Selected John Williams as Chief Information Officer, effective from March 2022.

Before Williams was appointed to this position, Equiti Capital benefitted from his skills and experience for more than five years. Also, he fulfilled the post of Global Head of Information & Technology / Data Protection Officer.

Learn more about ROSTRO selecting John Williams as CIO.

Fullerton Markets Appoints Rahul Sodhy as New CEO

Fullerton Markets announced the appointment of Rahul Sodhy as the new CEO.

He is an industry veteran with fifteen years of experience in the trading sector and twenty-three years overall.

The broker partnered with Mastercard last year to launch a prepaid card and expanded its offerings.

Read more about Fullerton Markets appointing Rahul Sodhy as the new CEO.

Two Former Jefferies Executives to Launch Institutional Crypto Business

Brandon Mulvihill and Anthony Mazzarese, have parted ways from Jefferies, the New York-headquartered investment bank to begin a firm in the institutional digital asset space.

Mulvihill used to fill the role of Managing Director and Global Head of FX Prime Brokerage at Jefferies, alongside his business partner, Mazzarese who worked as the Global Head of FXPB Distribution.

Discover more about the two Jefferies executives that Launch Institutional Crypto Business.

As we end March 2022 in the Forex, Crypto and Fintech universe, we observe the effects of the Russia-Ukraine conflict and new strains of Coronavirus affecting the business world.

Skilling Onboards Judita Simkeviciute as Group Compliance Head

Skilling, a forex and CFDs broker, has enhanced its leadership team with the latest appointment of Judita Simkeviciute as Global Head of Compliance.

Currently, the broker is focused on expanding into new markets and on compliance as part of its strategic and growth-oriented goals.

Simkeviciute will be responsible for overseeing compliance of the broker’s global operations.

Find out more about Skilling onboarding Judita Simkeviciute as Head of Group Compliance.

BidX Markets Appoints Robert Brown as Head of Strategic Development

BidX Markets, a provider of multi-asset liquidity solutions, announced that it hired Robert Brown as Head of Strategic Development.

Brown has been working with proprietary trading firms, exchanges, FX brokerages, and in the field of consulting.

BidX Markets recently announced a partnership with multi-bank ECN provider Solid FX and has since been able to offer its clients global institutional liquidity and technology, as well as liquidity management services.

Learn more about BidX Markets appointing Robert Brown as Strategic Development Head.

BDSwiss Names Abdulghani Khattab as MENA Marketing Head

BDSwiss announced the appointment of Abdulghani Khattab as the new Head of Marketing of the MENA region.

“BDSwiss has an outstanding reputation within the online trading industry. I’m delighted to be part of an organization with impressive growth plans,” Khattab said in a statement.

“I’m excited to contribute to these with my industry experience and marketing knowledge to ensure they become a great success.”

Read more about Abdulghani Khattab being named BDSwiss’ MENA Marketing Head.

ESMA Names Dr Theocharides as Chairman of the Economic and Markets Analysis Committee

ESMA announced that it has appointed Dr George Theocharides as its new Chairman of the

Economic and Markets Analysis Committee.

Dr Theocharides has been associated with the Cypriot regulator for a couple of years. Before his appointment as the CySEC Chair in September 2021, he held the post of Vice-Chairman with the regulator from July 2020 and also served with it as a non-Executive Board member before that.

He has a strong financial background with a long academic career.

Discover more about ESMA Naming Dr Theocharides as Chairman of the Economic and Markets Analysis Committee.

BOSONIC Names Paddy Boyle as Clearing and Derivatives Head

BOSONIC announced the appointment of Paddy Boyle as Global Head of Clearing and Derivatives.

Boyle is responsible for building out the clearing capabilities for the company and enabling optimal institutional investor adoption with the growing demand for crypto derivatives.

Get more information about BOSONIC naming Paddy Boyle as Clearing and Derivatives Head.

Saxo Markets Names Redmond Wong as Market Strategist in Hong Kong

Saxo Capital Markets HK Limited announced the appointment of Redmond Wong as a Market Strategist.

He will be in charge of churning the Danish broker’s global investment strategy and generating Hong Kong and mainland China-focused research. Additionally, he will provide insights into different asset classes and tradable instruments.

Find out more about Saxo Markets naming Redmond Wong as Hong Kong’s Market Strategist.

CMC Markets Recruits Nicola Greenwood as Its Custody Manager

CMC Markets has hired Nicola Greenwood as its Custody Manager, effective from March 2022.

Greenwood carries more than ten years of broad operational experience from the financial industry and Health Industry.

Learn more about CMC Markets recruiting Nicola Greenwood as Custody Manager.

Kraken Appoints Carrie Dolan as Its New Chief Financial Officer

Kraken announced it had hired Carrie Dolan as its Chief Financial Officer. The financial services veteran will execute the company’s strategy ‘to become the crypto portal of choice for both retail and professional investors’.

At this time, she is a Board Member of the Hass School of Business at the University of California Berkeley, where she studied Finance and Accounting and gained an MBA.

Read more about Kraken appointing Carrie Dolan as its CFO.

ATC Brokers Hires Malik Khan as Chief Revenue Officer

ATC Brokers has hired Malik Khan as the company’s Chief Revenue Officer. Located in London, he already began the new role last month.

Malik, an expert within the trading industry, brings more than sixteen years of experience to his new post. He has spent his entire professional career working for several big trading brands.

Discover more about ATC Brokers hiring Malik Khan as Chief Revenue Officer.

Fair Forex Has Chosen Stefano Ceacmacudis as Its New Chief Executive Officer

Fair Forex has chosen Stefano Ceacmacudis as its new Chief Executive Officer, effective from March 2022.

Previously, Ceacmacudis served Synega as its Global Manager over a period of twenty months.

Get more information about Fair Forex choosing Stefano Ceacmacudis as Its CEO.

Amana Capital Onboards Mani Sahota as Chief Information Officer

Amana Capital recently announced the hiring of Mani Sahota and is now the new Chief Information Officer. He will channel his energies on spearheading Amana’s digital presence with in-house mobile and web applications.

At this time, Amana Capital has been going through a transformational drive. Thus, he will additionally focus on supporting the brand’s transformation across the region.

Find more information about Amana Capital onboarding Mani Sahota as CIO.

ROSTRO Financials Group Has Selected John Williams as Chief Information Officer

ROSTRO Has Selected John Williams as Chief Information Officer, effective from March 2022.

Before Williams was appointed to this position, Equiti Capital benefitted from his skills and experience for more than five years. Also, he fulfilled the post of Global Head of Information & Technology / Data Protection Officer.

Learn more about ROSTRO selecting John Williams as CIO.

Fullerton Markets Appoints Rahul Sodhy as New CEO

Fullerton Markets announced the appointment of Rahul Sodhy as the new CEO.

He is an industry veteran with fifteen years of experience in the trading sector and twenty-three years overall.

The broker partnered with Mastercard last year to launch a prepaid card and expanded its offerings.

Read more about Fullerton Markets appointing Rahul Sodhy as the new CEO.

Two Former Jefferies Executives to Launch Institutional Crypto Business

Brandon Mulvihill and Anthony Mazzarese, have parted ways from Jefferies, the New York-headquartered investment bank to begin a firm in the institutional digital asset space.

Mulvihill used to fill the role of Managing Director and Global Head of FX Prime Brokerage at Jefferies, alongside his business partner, Mazzarese who worked as the Global Head of FXPB Distribution.

Discover more about the two Jefferies executives that Launch Institutional Crypto Business.