Category: Executives

State Street Global Advisors hires Yie-Hsin Hung
September 27, 2022 BY Steffy Bogdanova

State Street Global Advisors appoints Yie-Hsin Hung as President & CEO

Joining from New York Life Investment Management (NYLIM), Hung has served as CEO since 2015. During her tenure at the firm,  she has led a multi-boutique, global investment management business that provides a broad range of fixed income, alternatives, equity and ESG capabilities. Additionally, Hung led NYLIM to achieve an almost four-fold increase in assets…

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Eurotrader Group reveals global rebrand and new domain
August 26, 2022 BY Alan Sayer

Eurotrader Appoints Marcelo Spina as New CEO

Spina is a 20-year veteran in financial markets, previously holding the VP Sales role at FXCM, before a move to as Senior Vice President and Head of Partnerships. Spina then took on roles at Saxo Bank, FXTM, and ThinkMarkets, before running his most recent role running his own FX brokerage consultancy. "Many companies have values…

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August 03, 2022 BY Steffy Bogdanova

Paysafe names Rob Gatto its first CRO

Gatto is a seasoned technology executive who brings decades of experience of delivering growth and ‘go to market’ functions for private, as well as public businesses of all sizes. Most recently, he was co-founder and President of Ureeka Inc., a community to help small businesses go to market and grow quickly Prior to that, Gatto…

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Former BlackRock executive Martin Bednall joins Jacobi Asset Management as CEO
July 28, 2022 BY Steffy Bogdanova

Jacobi appoints former BlackRock executive Martin Bednall as CEO

An ETF veteran, Bednall will work on Jacobi’s goals to build on the listing of Europe’s first Bitcoin ETF. Incoming Chairman Jamie Khurshid commented: Jacobi continues to develop its ambition to become Europe’s dominant digital asset ETF issuer. The launch of the Jacobi Bitcoin ETF is the beginning of an exciting roadmap for digital asset…

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Equiti hires Steve Reeves
July 07, 2022 BY Steffy Bogdanova

Steve Reeves joins Equiti Capital UK as a Non-Executive Director

The official announcement shared with LeapRate also noted that Reeves will also chair the Board Audit and Risk Committee. Nigel Holmes, interim CEO of Equiti Capital UK Ltd, said: We welcome Steve to the Board of Equiti Capital UK Ltd. His extensive experience of the sector and across financial services, expertise in finance, financial reporting…

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Laoura Salveta joins BridgerPay as Head of Marketing
May 20, 2022 BY Steffy Bogdanova

BridgerPay hires Laoura Salveta as Head of Marketing

Salveta added: BridgerPay’s platform addresses the massive global issue of rejected transactions and cross-border payment processing for any business. Payments globally will double in size by 2025, so BridgerPay is truly the answer to the future of payments and personally I can’t wait to be part of its growth." Salveta joins BridgerPay from where…

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