LeapRate Exclusive… LeapRate has learned that Australia based Retail FX broker AxiTrader has hired Mario Soto as Country Head Philippines. Mr. Soto will continue to be based in Sydney.
Mario Soto has been in the FX sector since 2010. He was previously Head of Sales Asia Pacific at Easy Forex (now easyMarkets). He has also worked in FX sales roles at Gain Capital Holdings Inc (NYSE:GCAP), City Index and eToro. Most recently, Mr. Soto was Global Head of Business Operations at Klimex Capital Markets, which operates as a white label of the Vantage Global Prime unit of Vantage FX.
Louis Cooper, Global Head of Retail Services at AxiTrader parent AxiCorp said:
We are extremely pleased to announce the arrival of Mario Soto at AxiCorp.
Mario brings a wealth of knowledge and experience, as well as valuable connections in several key markets for AxiCorp. His direct experience in the Philippines and the wider South-East Asia market is crucial to our expansion plans in the region and we look forward to Mario generating immediate value in terms of market/product strategy and revenue growth.