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James Donovan Joins Saxo Markets as Global Head Of Preferred Broker

<p>Saxo Markets,
the subsidiary of the leading <a href="https://www.financemagnates.com/terms/f/fintech/" class="terms__main-term" id="891edcf3-475e-45f3-a8b8-3ba2e7d37339" target="_blank">fintech</a> specialist <a href="https://www.financemagnates.com/tag/saxo/" target="_blank" rel="follow">Saxo</a>, has appointed James
Donovan as a new Global Head of Preferred Broker with immediate effect. According
to Wednesday's press release, Donovan will be responsible for driving the company's
Preferred Broker campaign.</p><p>Saxo Markets Appoints Preferred
Broker Head</p><p>Donovan
will be responsible for developing the Preferred Broker program and realizing
its potential in the face of high demand for the service. He will be stationed
in London and answer directly to Adam Seagrave, the Global Head of Sales and
Trading at Saxo Markets. </p><p>"I am
thrilled to join Saxo and look forward to helping shape this unique program.
Saxo is an organization with ambitious plans for both innovation and scale. I
am excited to build further on the company's excellent reputation as a leader
in both investment and trading in a highly competitive environment,"
Donovan commented.</p><p>Before
joining the Saxo subsidiary, he was director of Equity Sales Trader at Cantor
Fitzgerald. Donovan began his financial career as an APAC Equities Sales trader
at the London branch of Merrill Lynch in 1997, where he worked for seven years.
His longest employer was UBS, where he spent almost 11 years, the last two of
which as Executive Director of APAC Derivative Sales. He also worked for Citi
in Hong Kong for four years as a director in the derivatives and equities
division.</p><p>Watch the recent FMLS 2022 executive interview with Charlie White Thomson, the CEO of Saxo Bank UK</p><p>Preferred Broker Program
by Saxo Markets</p><p>Preferred Broker is Saxo's program to provide a
unique compliance-approved brokerage service. It allows partner clients to enroll
employees directly onto the platform, where Saxo reports transactions to the
company's <a href="https://www.financemagnates.com/terms/c/compliance/" class="terms__secondary-term" id="569f58ee-534c-44f0-a7cd-f55b0f9a2b2a" target="_blank">compliance</a> division. It enables proper monitoring of individual
employees' dealing activity.</p><p>"I am delighted to welcome James to our
team. James' extensive expertise and strategic insight will align perfectly
with our ambition as we strengthen and continue to grow our Preferred Broker
business across the globe," Seagrave said.</p><p>Saxo Continues Employment
Spree</p><p>The latest announcement follows recent news
that Saxo UK has a group of industry professionals. The list includes <a href="https://www.financemagnates.com/executives/moves/saxo-uk-onboards-simon-camilleri-as-new-coo/" target="_blank" rel="follow">Simon
Camilleri as Chief Operating Officer</a>, Nicholas Wilcock, and Michael Ridley, who <a href="https://www.financemagnates.com/executives/moves/saxo-markets-uk-add-nicholas-wilcock-and-michael-ridley-to-its-uk-board/" target="_blank" rel="follow">joined the company's board as Non-Executive Directors</a> and <a href="https://www.financemagnates.com/executives/moves/joanna-moberly-joins-saxo-markets-uk-as-new-head-of-legal/" target="_blank" rel="follow">Joanna Moberly as
Head of Legal and Company Secretary</a>.</p><p>Meanwhile, <a href="https://www.financemagnates.com/executives/moves/christine-kiener-joins-saxo-markets-as-head-of-institutional-sales/" target="_blank" rel="follow">Christine Kiener has joined Saxo
Markets as a new Head of Institutional Sales</a>. Previously, she served as EMEA
Head of Enterprise Data Specialist Sales at Bloomberg.</p>

This article was written by Damian Chmiel at www.financemagnates.com.