CanadianForex Adds Equity Financial Veterans to Senior Corporate Dealer Team Business Wire TORONTO -- February 6, 2013 CanadianForex, one of the world’s fastest-growing, technology-driven foreign exchange providers, today announced the addition of three foreign exchange business leaders to the senior corporate dealer team: Ken Wills, and Jeffrey Scott as senior corporate dealers; and Marco Tapia as business development manager. The trio brings decades of experience to the CanadianForex team in maximizing client return on investments, executing trades in the commercial foreign exchange markets and building prosperous account bases through business development across North America. In his role as senior corporate dealer, Ken Wills will develop North American corporate accounts with the company’s online platform and Global Payment Solutions. Wills has over fifteen years’ experience within the foreign exchange (FX) industry, most recently at Equity Financial FX Holdings Inc. He was the pioneer trader when Equity Financial FX first entered the FX space.In his role as director of foreign exchange, Wills was integral in working with the other divisions of Equity Financial to incorporate and realize the FX opportunities in their respective lines of business. He was directly involved in pricing and trading on numerous large merger and acquisition transactions during his time with the firm.In addition to developing the new lines of business, Wills continued to build his corporate book of business on a client focused approach, resulting in tailored solutions to fit each client’s unique business objectives. As senior corporate dealer for CanadianForex, Jeffrey Scott brings 17 years of experience in financial services to the team with 15 of those years focused inthe foreignexchange market. Prior to joining CanadianForex, Scott held the position director of foreign exchange with Equity.Scott’s successful career history includes that of senior corporate trader with Jameson Bank andcorporate trader with Jameson International Foreign Exchange Corporation for more than 14 years. Responsible for over 400 active foreign exchangeclients, Scott provided superior competence in financial trading and compliance with global currencies. Scott's wealth of experience paired with his proven strategic success in client retention and expansion makes him a valued addition to the CanadianForex team. Marco Tapia, CanadianForex’s new business development manager, will help lead the business development division through corporate client acquisition in Canada and the United States. A highly seasoned financial sales executive with more than 14 years of experience maximizing client return on investments, and executing trades in the commercial foreign exchange markets, Tapia has achieved considerable success building a prosperous account base through active business development across Canada. He began his career at Refco Canada where he held the role of a Canadian licensed retail futures trader specializing in trading the metals, grains and energies through NYMEX and CBOT before joining Equity. There held a senior role and led a team of business development executives in offering commercial and institutional foreign exchange services for the past six years. “CanadianForex is proud to add three industry leaders to our expanding team as we continue to grow in 2013,” said Mike Ward, CEO, North America and Europe for USForex. “Ken, Jeffrey and Marco have all shown the ability to consistently deliver professional foreign exchange expertise to their clients – from spot trades, to forward contracts, and international payments.Their technical ability, strategic thinking and creativity, along with a strong understanding of the importance of how global payments affect a company’s cash flow will provide CanadianForex’s clients with an advantage in today’s market.” About CanadianForex CanadianForex is a wholly-owned subsidiary ofOzForex, a strategic investment of Macquarie Bank, Accel Partners and the Carlyle Group, and original co-founders Matt Gilmour and Gary Lord. USForex is part of the OzForex Group which includes UKForex, CanadianForex, OzForex, NZForex and Tranzfers. Since its launch in 1998 by Matt Gilmour, the Group has grown to be one of the world's largest online foreign exchange companies. The Company's client base includes small and medium-sized importers and exporters, as well as individuals who transfer financial assets, have recurring payments overseas, and those investing abroad. The CanadianForex Board of Directors is made up of executives with significant experience in foreign exchange and the financial markets. Contact: Media: Allison+Partners David M. Baum, 646-428-0620 David.Baum@allisonpr.com
CanadianForex Adds Equity Financial Veterans to Senior Corporate Dealer Team
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