Yahya TaherChief Executive Officer MultiBank Group
Courtney FitzsimmonsChief Strategy Officer MEX Exchange (Australia)
Salem KattouraChief Operating Officer MultiBank Group
Kristina PeiChief Financial Officer MultiBank Group
Mr. Yahya Taher has been one of the key driving forces in MultiBank since its establishment in 2005. He has played a pivotal role in business development worldwide with a strong focus on strategic partnerships, operations functions, risk management, finance, and back office. In 2011, Mr. Taher was approved by the Financial Conduct Authority (“FCA”) as a CF1 and CF30 where he served in London as a Managing Director handling all management, legal, and compliance and accountancy matters. He currently serves as a Director of MEX Australia Pty Ltd and is approved by the Australian Securities and Investment Commission (“ASIC”) as a responsible manager and Director.
After graduating with distinction in Mathematics and Statistics degree from Concordia University, Canada, in 2005, he went on to become an Associate Actuary of the Society of Actuaries where he specialised in Advanced Insurance and Options pricing and Actuarial Risk Management. Furthermore, he holds several regulatory qualifications from the Chartered Institute for Securities and Investment (UK) and Financial Education Professionals (Australia).
Mr. Kattoura has over 10 years of experience in the financial markets. Having gained an Executive Masters in Financial Management from RSM, Mr. Kattoura has utilized his extensive industry experience and market knowledge in assisting MultiBank Group to maximize its profits through effective risk management systems and implementing a cohesive set of policies and procedures. Mr. Kattoura is responsible for the management and oversight of the daily operations workflow.
After graduating with distinction in Accounting from York University in Canada, Ms. Pei went on to pursue a career as an accountant for top FX financial institutions across the globe. She obtained qualifications in IFRS, Tax Accounting, scientific foreign exchange, and cost control. Ms. Pei has more than 11 years of experience in international group accounting and has been one of the top-performing members of the MultiBank Group since 2012.
As the Chief Strategy Officer at MultiBank, Courtney Fitzsimmons is responsible for the Group's overall strategic planning and execution. Ms. Fitzsimmons has over 13 years of experience in the Financial Services Industry. She draws on her extensive operational experience in existing and emerging markets to understand cross-border and local Financial Services regulations. Having been part of the industry’s rapid growth and development, Mrs. Fitzsimmons has in-depth technical, commercial, and operational experience in the financial markets varying from start-ups to well-established firms.
Adam DuthieGeneral Legal Counsel MultiBank Group
Demir SavatliChief Executive Officer MEX Turkey
Alberto GonzálezChief Executive Officer MultiBank Latam (Mexico)
Adam is an experienced solicitor of the Supreme Court of England and Wales and also has been admitted to practice in Australia. He has a degree in economics and a first class law degree from the Australian National University, as well as a first class post-graduate law degree from Oxford University. Adam has more than 20 years’ experience in private legal practice, including 15 years with major international law firms (including Ashurst and Baker & McKenzie) in the City of London. Adam specializes in corporate and commercial law with particular emphasis on multi-jurisdictional transactions.
Ibrahim Karadogan serves as the CTO for MEXTechnology in Turkey. A 20-year veteran in the tech industry with his expertise and specialty in software development and cloud technologies, Mr. Karadogan designs and leads Multibank Group’s software development activities in Turkey. Earlier in his career, he served as a Lead Software Architect in NORTEL Networks, and as a Chief Solution Architect at HUAWEI Technologies. Mr. Karadogan holds a Master’s Degree in Computer Science from Sakarya University.
Prior to joining Multibank, Savatli had 12+ years of experience in the financial service sector, working at executive positions of regulated entities worldwide. He served as CEO/Managing Director of the Board of Directors at Domino Forex, Malta where he was responsible for all prime broker & liquidity relations and day-to-day operations. He has worked at Destek Markets in the UK as a CF2, non-Executive director, overseeing setup, controls, and licensing of the entity. Previously, he worked at Ikon Group, in various positions including Head of Corporate Sales, and Operations Manager. He developed extensive online trading experience with a special emphasis in Forex, Options, Futures, CFDs, IT tool developments, and integration. He holds an MBA in Finance and Entrepreneurship Emphasis from the University of Missouri
With over 7 years of experience in the financial services industry, Mr. Gonzalez was responsible for the development of different platforms such as a Forex and CFD Market firm for LATAM, a social trading platform, and an application for algorithmic signal providers. As the current CEO of MultiBank LATAM, his role is mainly focused on building brand presence and awareness in the Latin American market for both retail and institutional traders.
Ivan GonzalezChief Executive Officer MultiBank Spain
Dao Cao HungChief Executive Officer MultiBank Vietnam
SOEHAIRI KATNIChief Executive Officer MultiBank Malaysia
Mark MangulabnanChief Executive Officer MultiBank Philippines
Mr. Gonzalez possesses over 15 years of experience as a professional in the financial sector. 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.
As an experienced sales professional across the banking and financial industry, Mr.Hung has been in several leadership roles in top banks, financial institutions, and the Forex industry. His experience provides him with vast knowledge and insight on financial markets in Vietnam and Southeast Asia. Mr.Hung successfully obtained his Master's Degree in Banking and Finance, marking yet another achievement in his professional life.
Mr. Katni has 10 years of experience in the banking industry and has worked with various local banks in Malaysia where he supervised the credit and deposit divisions. Prior to joining MultiBank Group, he worked with several FX brokers where he managed retail clients, institutional traders, and white labels. Graduating with a Mechanical Engineering degree from UiTM Malaysia, Mr. Katni currently heads MultiBank’s Malaysian office, focused on building brand presence, marketing campaigns, and overall customer experience both in Malaysia and other Southeast Asian countries.
With over eight years of experience and success in trading the financial markets, Mark Emmanuel Mangulabnan is one of the pioneers of the IB business in the Philippines. His Expertise lies in the development and marketing of CFD trading in different regions of the Philippines. He has worked with the biggest IBs and has built an extensive network of introducing brokers. He currently serves as the President & CEO of Multibank in the Philippines, one of the fastest-growing economies in Asia. His vision revolves around promoting Multibank as a broker that safeguards client security and interests.
Mahmoud KazmaHead of International Business Development MultiBank Group
Nael SalehHead of MENA Sales MultiBank Group
Ahmad JarrarChief Product Officer MultiBank Group
Mr. Kazma graduated with a Master of Science in electrical engineering and has 10 years of experience in the financial markets. Mr. Kazma began his career in 2010 working for an established financial brokerage in the Middle East. After that, he moved to Beijing and then Hong Kong, targeting and building a network of international clients. He is responsible for leading International teams in APAC to expand the Group’s business regionally. He has a deep understanding and knowledge of markets and products and applies it to his international sales strategy, business development, and implementation of policies and procedures. He specializes in leading multicultural teams and enabling collaboration across borders and at all operational levels to achieve optimal growth and profitability through implementation of innovative processes that comply with multi-jurisdictional regulations.
With over 14 years of experience in the financial services industry, Mr.Saleh has extensive experience in Forex, White Labels, and CFD products. He has a wide range of skills varying from sales and marketing to training and recruiting. Mr. Saleh has led multiple sales teams across several global regions and has managed to build a strong foundation and network within the financial services sector.
Ahmad Jarrar has worked with MultiBank Group for over 13 years and has been recently appointed as Chief Products Officer. With his unparalleled leadership skills, paired with over 15 years of experience in financial and global markets, Ahmad has become a vital part of the business's day-to-day operations and long-term strategy. Mr. Jarrar works across a range of positions including, Operations, Management, Business Development, New Financial Products, Marketing, Forex Dealing/Trading, Compliance, and Back/Middle/Front Office.
Mr. Gavilan has over 14 years of experience in the financial services industry, both in Banking and the Forex and CFD markets, with top tier firms in New York. He has a dual bachelor's degree in Business Administration and Finance and Economics. Currently, he is collaborating with our partners in Mexico and Spain to develop and expand MultiBank’s retail footprint in Latin America and Spain.
Charbel SafiHead of Dealing Room MultiBank Group
Umut OZTURKHead of Trading Risk MEX Turkey
Ahmad KhalafHead of New Products and Advisor to the Chairman MultiBank Group
Ziad NahasHead of Development - Dubai MultiBank Group
Mr. Charbel Safi received his bachelor’s degree in Banking and
Finance from Notre Dame University and has been certified by
the Chartered Institute (London) for trading Securities and
Financial Derivatives along with a certificate in Investment
and Risks. Charbel has 10 years of experience in financial
markets and banking services. Before joining the MultiBank
family, he was a Senior Business Consultant at Path Solutions,
where he was responsible for the implementation of all
Treasury and Investments products for several worldwide banks
such as Attijariwafa Bank, Al Baraka Bank, Summit Bank and
ITFC Corporation (IBD Group).
Charbel was also previously the head of dealing team and was responsible for the firm's products and risk management.
Mr. Ozturk has a bachelor’s degree from Anadolu University and holds an MBA in Capital Markets and Stock Exchange from Marmara University. He has 11 years of experience in financial markets and risk management. He has vast knowledge in Forex, Options, Futures, Forwards, NDFs, and CFD fields. Prior to joining MultiBank, he was the Senior Dealer at Global Market Index (GMI) where he was responsible for all risk management and financial operations. Mr. Ozturk had previously headed the dealing team for several financial institutions.
Mr. Khalaf oversees the technological innovation, strategic planning and implementation, business operations, and product development of the Group. His extensive educational background and expertise with trading platforms allowed him to customize industry-specific solutions by future-proofing and integrating new product development with existing products. Mr. Khalaf holds an MBA from MGSM, Australia, and a BSc of Computer Science specializing in Digital Security Systems from UOW, Australia.
Mr. Ziad Nahas is the Development Manager at MultiBank. He graduated with a distinction from Concordia University in Montreal, Canada. He has more than 13 years of experience in Canada and Dubai as a Head Technical Manager & Lead. His specialty and expertise is the web, including development in various coding languages, REST APIs, various databases, Linux servers, DevOps, project management, and automation. Ziad is an Agile SCRUM master and JIRA administrator.
Emily TanHead of Chinese Back Office MultiBank Group (China)
KITTY YUOperations Manager - China MultiBank Group (China)
Roshan WangHead of Reporting MultiBank Group (China)
Sufian FaouriHead of International Back Office MultiBank Group
Emily Tan joined MultiBank Group in 2018 as a Personal Executive Assistant. In a short amount of time, Ms. Tan advanced to a managerial position. Currently Ms. Tan is the Head of Back Office in the China region. At the core of her responsibilities, Ms. Tan facilitates payment relations, including client deposits and withdrawals. Ms. Tan is a graduate of Northeastern University, where she majored in Business Administration and Management.
With over 9 years of experience in the financial services industry, Ms. Yu has in-depth technical, commercial, operational expertise in financial markets. She is in charge of business development for the greater China region. She has formerly led the customer service department, along with operations and business unit management at the Group.
Mr. Wang has over 10 years of professional experience in the financial and foreign exchange industries and has been heading the Reporting Department at MEX Group for over 10 years. He has a Bachelor of Science in Informational and Calculative Science from the Capital Normal University in Beijing and has managed to successfully achieve the Futures Practice Qualification Certificate. Mr. Wang is an expert in identifying, evaluating, and prioritizing risks for the company which has been invaluable to the Groups success.
Mr. Faouri has over 9 years of extensive experience in the banking and financial services industry. Holding a bachelor’s degree from The New York Institute of Technology in Business Administration with a concentration in Management and Accounting, Mr.Faouri utilizes state-of-the-art technology to better manage teams of dedicated personnel. He has been working with MultiBank Group since early 2015 and helped develop payment solutions and technologies on an international level.
Grace FanHead of Chinese Marketing MultiBank Group
BABAR HUSSAINDirector of Growth Marketing MultiBank Group
KEVIN YANGHead of IT MultiBank Group (China)
JINGSHI ZHANGHead of Website Department MultiBank Group (China)
Ms. Fan possesses over 10 years of experience as a marketing head in financial markets. Currently, she sits on the China Marketing Leadership team and plays a key role in driving the China market strategy alongside the international market. Ms. Fan has a deep understanding of the marketing landscape in China and is noted for her exceptional workflow, skills, ingenuity, and comprehension of change requests. She has proven her success through combining of her forward-thinking capabilities and solid work ethic.
With a Bachelors’s degree in Computer Science and an 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 global experience, allowing him to professionally manage search engine marketing, affiliates marketing, contents marketing, remarketing, and other essential online marketing functions. Before joining MultiBank, Mr. Hussain has held key management positions at various digital marketing agencies and large e-commerce companies in China and overseas.
Mr. Yang has over 19 years of experience in the Information Technology sector and over 9 years of experience in the Financial Services industry. As the Head of IT, Mr. Yang is responsible for the overall management of the entire infrastructure and operations of the Group. Mr. Yang has extensive knowledge of network infrastructure, data centers, security, virtualization, and cloud computing. Since joining in 2011, Mr. Yang has proven himself to be an active and influential member of the Group.
Mr. Zhang joined MultiBank in 2010 and has over 10 years of experience in web development and 6 years of experience in project management in software engineering. Mr. Zhang has obtained a deep understanding of website development, including analysis, design, management, and deployment. Mr. Zhang graduated from Beijing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics with a Master's Degree in Software Engineering. Highly regarded as a talented senior manager with strong leadership capabilities, he's considered to be quick-witted, diligent, and forward-looking.