LeapRate Exclusive… LeapRate has learned that former FXCM executive Tal Zohar will be joining IG Group (LON:IGG) in a senior management role. Zohar will report to the Group CEO, Tim Howkins, and will lead several innovative projects in the fields of Customer Relations and advanced financial products.
Zohar served for the last five years as CEO of FXCM Israel, leading it to become one of the largest forex brokers serving the Israeli market (in the top two, according to a Dun & Bradstreet survey for 2013 and 2014).
Zohar is expected to move to London and step into his role in early 2015.
Tal Zohar stated to LeapRate:
I am pleased to join the group and contribute my skills to its continuing success. IG is a fascinating group with global operations and complex challenges.