CySEC regulated retail forex and CFDs broker JFD Brokers announced that it has promoted Mohamed Hassan to Chief Business Development Officer, in charge of expanding markets, as JFD reaches out to international audiences across the globe.
As he joins the Executive board, Hassan’s focus will be to lead the international growth of JFD into several regions including additional territories in the EU, as well as Africa and Asia. By attracting new retail clients and IBs around the world, and focusing on new operations, JFD also plans to expand its asset and wealth management services for HNWI (High Net Worth Individuals).
A Certified Financial Technician with a background in economics and finance, Mohamed Hassan was Head of Research in the industry for several years in addition to appearing on popular economic television shows in the Middle East. As well as finance, Hassan also studied programming which increased his interest and experience in fintech, financial development and machine-learning algorithms and techniques.
Hassan, who worked as Head of Portfolio Management at JFD Brokers before becoming CBDO, will now lead his new Business Development Team to deliver JFD’s finest solutions to new regions and markets.
“Business Development is not simple – it is challenging, as opening a new market can be a risky business decision so a great deal of thought and analysis must be put into the approach” he explains. “JFD’s offering is unique and involves a lot of opportunities for partners, traders and money managers around the world. With our talented team of business development professionals, we are sure that our expansion plan will be successful.”