MultiBank is a confluence of technology, people and finance with numerous years of combined experience in technology, finance and trading, driven by entrepreneurial flair and a profound understanding of the financial market and technology.
In particular, MultiBank's Board of Directors also has the support of seasoned and experienced teams who combine extensive experience alongside a carefully selected group of subordinates with know-how in trading, technology, operations, and finance.
One of the key factors contributing to the success of MultiBank is its uniquely talented and experienced Board of Directors. It is especially worth mentioning the following personnel conducting the main management of MultiBank:
Founder & Chairman, MultiBank Exchange Group
Mr. Taher has over 28 years of unparalleled experience in the financial and commercial industries worldwide. He has worked with many of the major global financial institutions such as BNP Paribas, Barclays, UBS, Citibank, Merrill Lynch, Credit Suisse and many others.
Mr. Taher is the Founder and Chairman of MultiBank Exchange Group. He is responsible for the complete management of the MultiBank Exchange Group and the development and marketing of the MultiBank brand name worldwide. He is also involved in a number of strategic governmental projects in China, Russia and Japan. In July 2013, Mr. Taher was appointed as the Honorary Chief Financial Advisor to the Chinese Government of Tianjin. He was also awarded the Honorary Tianjin Haihe Friendship Award the same year.
Chief Executive Officer, MEX Exchange (Australia)
Having over 10 years' experience in the financial sector in general and over 8 years' experience in the forex industry in particular, Mr. Nel draws on his in-depth technical and commercial understanding of the international financial market from concept to implementation across industries such as liquidity provider, fund managers, multi-account traders and affiliate marketers. As the Chief Executive Officer of MEX Exchange, his role is focused on developing MultiBank footprint in the Australia financial market and globally.
Chief Executive Officer, MultiBank Exchange Group
Mr. Yahya Taher is one of the key driving forces in MultiBank since its establishment in 2005. He currently plays a pivotal role in the business development and strategic partnerships of MultiBank, in addition to being responsible for the overall operations functions including risk management, finance and back office. In 2010 and 2011, Mr. Taher was approved by the Financial Conduct Authority ("FCA") as a FC1 and CF3 where he served in London as a Managing Director handling all management, legal, compliance and accountancy matters. He currently serves as a Director of MEX Exchange and was approved by the Australian Securities and Investment Commission ("ASIC") as a responsible manager and Director.
Chief Executive Officer, MEX Asset Management GmbH
Mr. Kennedy received his MBA from the Wharton School in 1997 with a concentration in finance. He finished his undergraduate studies at Emory University in Atlanta, USA, where he graduated summa cum laude and phi beta kappa. In the past 15 years, Mr. Kennedy has created and managed systematic trading strategies for institutional investors primarily by partnering with global investment banks. In this context, over $3 billion in structured product have been raised for these strategies. As the Chief Executive Officer of MEX Asset Management GmbH, Mr. Kennedy is responsible for the asset management business including index-linked investment solutions based on the Group's forex trading strategy.
Chief Compliance Officer, MultiBank Exchange Group
As the Chief Compliance Officer at MultiBank Exchange Group, Ms. Fitzsimmons has over 9 years of experience in the Australian Financial Services Industry. Having experienced the industry's rapid growth and development, Ms. Fitzsimmons has in-depth technical, commercial and internal compliance experience in the financial market from start-ups to well established financial companies. Her experience also includes budgeting, operations and business management.
Chief Risk Officer, MultiBank Exchange Group
Mr. Kattoura has over 10 years' experience in the financial markets. Having gained a degree in Business Administration with Concentration in Financial Engineering and an Executive Masters in Financial Management from RSM alongside an array of certifications from industry related institutes, Mr. Kattoura has utilized his extensive industry experience and market knowledge in assisting MultiBank Exchange Group to maximize its profits through effective risk management systems. Mr. Kattoura is responsible for the management and oversight of the trading desk and its operations work flow. He has worked for a number of renowned Forex brokers and banks in the MENAT region proving to be a valuable asset to his team and the entire MultiBank operation.
Chief Operating Officer, MultiBank Exchange Group
Having over 15 years of operational work experiences in major industries such as Financial Industry, Information Technology, Import/Export Trading, Ms. He has gained professional knowledge to ensure that business operations are efficient in terms of optimizing the process of converting inputs into outputs. Ms. He graduated from the University of Maryland Baltimore County majoring in Information Systems and Business Technology Administration. As the Chief Operating Officer of MultiBank Exchange Group, Ms. He utilizes her skills in Business Administration to coordinate business interactions both internally and externally.
Chief Information Officer, MultiBank Exchange Group
As Chief Information Officer, Mr. Kbejan brings with him a wealth of experience of over 11 years. Having worked for well-known brokers globally such as, GFT Markets in London as Global lead for Onsite IT Systems, IT Director for Invast in Sydney and Operations Engineer at oneZero in London, Mr. Kbejan has decided to return to Sydney to relaunch our brands product offering with the best systems and liquidity available. As one of the most reputable IT Professionals within the derivatives industry, Mr. Kbejan constantly has his finger on the pulse to ensure that as our industry evolves, MultiBank is right there at the forefront.
Chief Financial Officer, MultiBank Exchange Group
Mr. Abboud is the Chief Financial Officer at MultiBank Exchange Group and holds both CMA and CFTe certification in accounting. He has gained substantial expertise while studying at one of the top universities in the Middle East and has over eight years of professional experience in multinational corporations. Ambitious, hardworking and personable, Mr. Abboud possesses strong interpersonal skills and brings fresh perspectives to the work he engages in.
Director of Investment Financial Solutions, MultiBank Exchange Group
Ms. Giang has over 7 years of experience in Wealth Management and Banking where she specialized in financial planning, estate planning, and banking services for ultra-high net worth clients. Prior to joining MultiBank, Ms. Giang had worked for many Global Financial Services Leaders such as Hang Tang Wealth Management LLC in China, Morgan Stanley Private Wealth Management, JPMorgan Chase Private Client and Bank of America Merrill Lynch in the United States. As the Director of Investment Financial Solutions, Ms. Giang works closely with the Senior Management Team to develop wealth management services and implements business plan and strategies on how to identify opportunities with clients.
Director of Asia Sales, MultiBank Exchange Group
Mr. Ng graduated from the University of Sunderland with a degree in Marketing & Management. Mr. Ng has extensive experiences in the Financial Derivatives industry in mainland China, Hong Kong and Taiwan. He has an extremely successful sales record and possesses excellent client relationship management which has led to him being highly recognized by the MultiBank and the industry as a highly successful and valuable Director of Asia Sales.
Director of Public Relations, MultiBank Exchange Group
Ms. Barnes joined MultiBank in 2012, and currently acts as the Director of Public Relations. She is responsible for global marketing, branding, media relations and business development aspects of the Group and oversees an array of strategic projects for the firm. Ms. Barnes possess extensive marketing and project management experience in the financial services and technology industries, and has over 10 years' experience in Asia Pacific region with a deep understanding of the local market.
Saleh Al Eit
Head of Software Development, MultiBank Exchange Group
Mr. Al Eit is the Head of Software Development at MultiBank. Graduated from the Lebanese University - Faculty of Sciences in Beirut, he is experienced in providing A-Z solutions specific to the financial industry, with a passion for big data management, and building tailored business intelligence platforms. He is currently responsible for structuring, developing and evolving high quality, extensible solutions to meet business demand for information as well as managing all aspects of analysis and report development to facilitate operational, portfolio and financial reporting.