Invast Global hires Johan Koo as Director, Head of Prime Services APAC

Sydney-based multi-asset prime broker, Invast Global, today revealed it has appointed Johan Koo as Director, Head of Prime Services APAC (ex. Japan) effective immediately.

Koo brings great depth of knowledge in institutional sales and trading execution. He joins the firm from CMC Markets Connect, where he served a key member of the APAC and Canada institutional sales team.

Johan Koo commented:

Johan Koo, Invast Global

Johan Koo

I’m very excited to join and to be given the opportunity to be a part of the Invast Global team. I look forward to working closely with the team to deliver a high level of customer service to our customers and to help the company expand into new markets.

Prior to CMC Markets, Koo was Institutional Business Manager and Head of Trading at several prominent retail brokers in Australia. While serving in these roles, Koo took ownership of dealing and trading execution while also managing a portfolio of clients and monitoring team KPI’s.

Invast Global Johan Koo

Chief Commercial Officer, James Alexander, said:

James Alexander, Invast Global

James Alexander

We are excited to have Johan join the team. I have been impressed with the universally positive feedback I have heard about Johan from both our clients and peers in the markets. We have several distinct advantages in the current environment that I know he will be able to leverage as well as expanding our presence across the broader APAC region. It’s a great opportunity for Johan and for Invast Global as a business.

Gavin White, Chief Executive Officer added:

Gavin White, Invast Global

Gavin White

We are thrilled to have Johan join the Prime Services team. His talents are sure to be put to great use in maintaining our friendly, high-touch service to valued clients.

Earlier in February, the broker hired Tiffany Besnard as Director, Head of Hedge Fund Sales (APAC), adding her to the team, led by Andrew Bradshaw.


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