One of the key factors contributing to the success of MultiBank is its seasoned Senior Management Team who have extensive experience in technology, finance, trading and marketing.
Meet Our Senior Management Team!
Founder & Chairman, MultiBank 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 Group. He is responsible for the complete management of the MultiBank 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 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 Executive Officer, MultiBank Forex Exchange (USA)
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 Chief Executive Officer of MultiBank Forex Exchange, 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.
Chief Executive Officer, MEX Spain
Mr. Gonzalez possesses over 15 years of experience as a professional in the financial sector, with more than 10 years specializing in the foreign exchange industry. Currently, he is the Chief Executive Officer at MEX Spain, responsible for financial operations and strategies and institutional relations. Mr. Gonzalez obtained his master's degree in Finance at the San Pablo-CEU University and has studied for the Meff Operator License and technical analysis in the financial markets. He specializes in training new Account Executives and in the creation and expansion of international departments focused on sales and international business development. In his professional career he has focused on the currency market although he has also worked in other financial sectors such as NASDAQ and NYSE, futures, as well as European and American indices.
Chief Compliance Officer, MultiBank Group
As the Chief Compliance Officer at MultiBank 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 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 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 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 Group, Ms. He utilizes her skills in Business Administration to coordinate business interactions both internally and externally.
Director of Asia Sales, MultiBank 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 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.
Head of Individual Sales, MultiBank Group
Mr. Chan currently heads the Individual Sales Department at MultiBank. With a Bachelor of Science in Actuarial Science from the University of California, Los Angeles, Mr. Chan’s extensive knowledge and years of experience in the Foreign Exchange industry has allowed him to create, develop and grow the Group’s individual client side of the business within the Asia Market. Mr. Chan believes that putting customers first is critical to success and he is proud of the reputation MultiBank has achieved and built globally throughout the years.
Head of International Sales, MultiBank Group
Having graduated with a Master of Science in Electrical Engineering, Mr. Kazma has 9 years of experience in the financial markets. Mr. Kazma started his career in 2009 working for an established forex broker in the Middle East. At MultiBank, he is responsible for leading international teams in London, Cyprus, Sydney and Beijing to expand the Group’s business regionally. Mr. Kazma’s background and knowledge has allowed him to work closely with MultiBank’s Senior Management to implement sales strategies, policies and procedures to boost the Group’s operations
Head of Website Department, MultiBank Group
Mr. Zhang joined MultiBank in 2010 and has over 10 years’ experience in development and 6 years’ experience in project management in software engineering. Mr. Zhang has obtained a deep understanding of design and management of website development, including analysis, design and deployment. Mr. Zhang graduated from Beijing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics with a Master’s Degree in Software Engineering. He is a talented senior manager with strong leadership capabilities. He is also quick-witted, diligent and forward-looking.
Saleh Al Eit
Head of Software Development, MultiBank 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.
Online Marketing Manager, MultiBank Group
With a Bachelors' in Computer Science and EMBA in Marketing, Mr. Hussain currently serves as MultiBank's Online Marketing Manager. With a proven track record since 2003, Mr. Hussain is one of the few online marketing professionals with diverse knowledge and experiences worldwide, allowing him to professionally manage search engine marketing, affiliates marketing, contents marketing, remarketing and other online marketing functions. Before joining MultiBank, Mr. Hussain had held key management positions at various digital marketing agencies and large e-commerce companies in China and abroad.
Digital Marketing Manager (International Markets), MultiBank Group
Ms. Leung is a highly motivated and enthusiastic Digital Marketing professional with over 13 years of experience dating back to her graduate studies in MSc Interactive Computer Systems, and BA (Hons) Information Systems and Business Management. Ms. Leung has in-depth analytical knowledge of the digital marketing industry from both agency experience in SEO, SEM, eDM, Email Marketing Operations, Affiliate Marketing, Social Media Marketing, and Display Ad serving platform experiences gained at Microsoft Advertising Network for EMEA, and Yahoo Inc in Asia.
IT Manager, MultiBank Group
Mr. Wong has over 12 years of experience in both the financial services industry and in Information Technology. As the IT Manager, Mr. Wong is experienced in driving the Group's technological capabilities in APAC, developing technology strategies, building technology roadmaps, defining regional support, operating model and governance in IT services. Mr. Wong is also actively engaged in building new infrastructures and IT service improvements to support the rapid growing business of MultiBank.
Human Resources Manager, MultiBank Group
Mr. Lui has over 13 years' of Human Resources experience gained from his time at NYSE listed FX trading firm & LSE listed publisher. As the Human Resources Manager, Mr. Lui possess a full spectrum of HR experience in strategic hiring, business advisory, compensation & benefits from start-ups in financial markets across the Asia Pacific region. At MultiBank, Mr. Lui is focused simultaneously on talent acquisition and company policy and procedure establishment to ensure that MultiBank’s headquarter office is setup rapidly and smoothly.
Operations Manager, MultiBank Group
With over 9 years of experience in the financial services industry, Ms. Yu is the Operations Manager at MultiBank and has an in-depth technical, commercial and operational expertise in the financial markets. She has also formerly led the Customer Service Department, along with Operations and Business Management Units at the Group.
Head of Payment Services, MultiBank Group
Having over 20 years of professional experience in the financial services sector with a focus in Investment Banking, Mr. Ngai is equipped with 2 Master’s Degrees in both Finance and Banking. As the Head of Payment Services, Mr. Ngai leverages his in-depth knowledge and experiences working with HKMA, SFC and HKCAE to focus on providing payment solutions and services, along with risk monitoring and control to MultiBank.