Global Reach Group, corporate and personal foreign exchange provider, announced earlier this week hiring Tim Rudman as Chief Operating Officer.
Rudman will support the company’s strategy of product, payment, and technology innovation across Europe. He joins the firm after 12 years of experience in WorldFirst (part of Ant Financial), in executive roles such as Head of Operations and Group COO.
Nicholas Fullerton, Chief Executive Officer at Global Reach Group, said:
It is great that Tim has joined us in such a key role for GRG, it will help us further advance rapidly across a number of core areas due to his directly transferable skillset and experience.
Rudman is the latest appointment to the company’s senior leadership team, which was has been expanded recently. Alistair Seabright was named Chairman in September last year, parallel to being a Chairman of Alternative Investments at Octopus Capital.
Brett Flowers was appointed as Chief Financial Officer later last year. Before that Flowers was a CFO at Mako with experience in senior positions from Lloyds TSB and Barclays where he was Head of Group Financial Control. Ian Robinson was hired as a non-executive director, parallel to his role as Group Head of Audit at M&G prudential. His previous experience includes serving as COO, Insurance at HSBC, and Group Finance and Risk Director at AXA.
Tim Rudman, Chief Operating Officer at Global Reach Group, commented:
Global Reach is an ambitious business showcasing rapid growth. I look forward to being part of the senior leadership team, where together we can continue to push the business forward to new heights, in an industry which is continually evolving.
Nicholas Fullerton, co-founders of the Group, served as Chief Operating Officer at Global Reach Group, before being promoted to CEO in September last year. Other members of the executive management team include Millie Richardson as Chief Compliance and Risk Officer, former WorldFirst CCO and Leandra McPhillips as Commercial Director, former Marketing Director at CMC Markets.