LeapRate Unique… New Pepperstone CEO Tamas Szabo continues to make his mark on the corporate, which – not surprisingly – is now together with bringing in a few of his former IG Australia colleagues, who helped Mr. Szabo develop London based mostly IG Group Holdings plc (LON:IGG) into the main on-line dealer down beneath.
LeapRate has discovered that Mr. Szabo has now introduced in his former Head of Model Advertising and marketing APAC at IG, Meagan Wilson, as the brand new Group Head of Advertising and marketing at Pepperstone. Ms. Wilson was at IG Australia with Mr. Szabo from 2006-2015. For the previous three years since leaving IG Ms. Wilson labored in numerous senior advertising and marketing roles at Australian Unity Wealth, Nationwide Australia Financial institution, and CrownBet.
Pepperstone’s Head of Advertising and marketing for the previous three years, Sheldon Chapman, has apparently been reassigned throughout the firm.
Pepperstone introduced in Mr. Szabo final yr to assist take the corporate to the ‘subsequent stage’ when co-founders Owen Kerr and Joe Davenport stepped again from lively administration of the corporate, after management of Pepperstone handed to non-public fairness agency CHAMP Private Equity, which made a multi million greenback funding within the firm. Past strengthening its place because the main Australia based mostly on-line dealer, Pepperstone has been actively rising overseas, with the corporate’s FCA regulated UK subsidiary Pepperstone Limited beginning to onboard shoppers late final yr. Mr. Szabo not too long ago joined the board of Pepperstone UK, indicating the significance the corporate locations on rising its UK and European presence.
LeapRate spoke with Pepperstone CEO Tamas Szabo concerning the adjustments:
Sure we have now employed Meagan Wilson. We’re excited to have her be part of our crew. She comes with intensive expertise, each from throughout the FX trade and broader monetary providers.
Meagan Wilson has a advertising and marketing profession spanning virtually 20 years and has held roles at PwC, Bell Potter Securities, CrownBet and numerous areas of the Nationwide Australia Financial institution together with Custodian Companies, NAB Personal and JBWere. Most not too long ago she was Head of Direct Advertising and marketing Technique and Development at Australian Unity Wealth.
Meagan additionally brings intensive trade expertise having spent virtually 10 years at IG, working throughout the APAC area in senior advertising and marketing roles.
Sheldon Chapman maintains a key function within the advertising and marketing crew and he has a wealth of expertise inside Pepperstone and externally. He’s trying ahead to working with Meagan to construct upon the spectacular progress achieved thus far.