People: FXCM Inc (FXCM.N)

FXCM.N on New York Stock Exchange

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21 Nov 2014
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Summary

Name Age Since Current Position

Dror Niv

40 2010 Chairman of the Board, Chief Executive Officer

Robert Lande

51 2010 Chief Financial Officer

Brendan Callan

35 2010 Chief Executive Officer - European Operations

David Sakhai

40 2010 Chief Operating Officer, Director

Evan Milazzo

34 2010 Executive Vice President - Technology

Nicola Santoro

45 2013 Chief Accounting Officer

David Sassoon

42 2010 General Counsel, Secretary

Ornit Niv

36 2010 Head - Sales and Customer Service, Americas and Asia

Andreas Putz

53 2005 Managing Director & Global Head of FXCM Pro

William Ahdout

47 2010 Director

Kenneth Grossman

42 Director

Eduard Yusupov

43 Director

James Brown

49 2010 Presiding Independent Director

Robin Davis

68 2010 Independent Director

Perry Fish

71 2010 Independent Director

Arthur Gruen

35 2010 Independent Director

Eric LeGoff

52 2010 Independent Director

Ryan Silverman

36 2010 Independent Director

Biographies

Name Description

Dror Niv

Mr. Dror Niv is the Chairman of the Board, Chief Executive Officer of FXCM Inc. Mr. Niv has been Chairman of the Board of Directors of FXCM since 2010, and served on the board of our predecessor, Holdings, since 1999. Mr. Niv has been the Chief Executive Officer of FXCM since 1999 and is one of the original founding partners of the firm. Prior to co-founding FXCM, Mr. Niv served as the Director of Marketing for MG Financial Group. Mr. Niv graduated from the University of Massachusetts at Amherst in 1995 and holds a B.S. in Accounting.

Robert Lande

Mr. Robert N. Lande is Chief Financial Officer of FXCM Inc. Mr. Lande is the Chief Financial Officer of FXCM and joined the firm in January 2010. From December 2004 to December 2009, Mr. Lande was Managing Partner and Chief Operating Officer of Riveredge Capital Partners, an investment management firm. Previously Mr. Lande worked for over 16 years within the BCE Group where his last position was Chief Financial Officer of Telecom Americas, a joint venture between Bell Canada International, AT&T (then SBC Communications) and America Movil. Mr. Lande serves as a member of the board of directors and chairman of the audit committee of Knight Therapeutics Inc., a pharmaceutical company listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange. Mr. Lande graduated from McGill University with a B.A. in Economics in 1984, received a M.B.A. in finance from the John Molson School of Business at Concordia University in 1986 and is a Chartered Financial Analyst.

Brendan Callan

Mr. Brendan Callan is Chief Executive Officer - European Operations of FXCM Inc. Mr. Callan has been the Chief Executive Officer of European Operations since 2010, and from 2005 to 2010, Mr. Callan was the Managing Director of Sales for FXCM. Mr. Callan joined the firm in 2001 and became the Managing Director of RefcoFX in 2003 prior to becoming the Managing Director of Sales at FXCM in 2005. Mr. Callan graduated from Rensselear Polytechnic Institute with a B.S. in Finance/MIS in 2001 and is a Chartered Financial Analyst.

David Sakhai

Mr. David Sakhai is the Chief Operating Officer, Director of FXCM Inc. Mr. Sakhai has been a director of FXCM since 2010, and served on the board of predecessor, Holdings, since 1999. Mr. Sakhai has been the Chief Operating Officer of FXCM since 1999 and is one of the original founding partners of the firm. Prior to co-founding FXCM, Mr. Sakhai worked in real-estate management, holding several senior positions at Sak Brothers Realty. Mr. Sakhai graduated magna cum laude from the School of Management at Binghamton University in 1995.

Evan Milazzo

Mr. Evan Milazzo is Executive Vice President - Technology of FXCM Inc., since December 2010. Mr. Milazzo joined the firm in 2002 and worked as software project manager from 2004 to 2010. Prior to joining FXCM, Mr. Milazzo graduated from the McIntire School of Commerce at the University of Virginia with a B.S. in Commerce and a concentration in Management Information Systems.

Nicola Santoro

Mr. Nicola Santoro, Jr., serves as Chief Accounting Officer of FXCM Inc. Mr. Santoro has been the Chief Accounting Officer of FXCM since March 6, 2013 and has been employed with FXCM since November 19, 2012. Prior to joining the firm, Mr. Santoro was employed by the Financial Guaranty Insurance Company (“FGIC”) from June 2005 through November 2012, serving as their principal financial officer from November 2008 where he was responsible for directing FGIC’s financial reporting, accounting, tax, treasury, financial planning and informational technology activities. Mr. Santoro is a certified public accountant and holds a BBA degree in Accounting from Baruch College and an MBA from Pace University, Lubin School of Business.

David Sassoon

Mr. David S. Sassoon is General Counsel, Secretary of FXCM Inc. Mr. Sassoon has been the General Counsel of FXCM since 2002 and the Secretary since November 2010. In his role as General Counsel, Mr. Sassoon is responsible for managing all of the legal and corporate affairs of FXCM and its various affiliates. Prior to joining FXCM in 2002, Mr. Sassoon was an associate at Belkin Burden Wenig & Goldman, LLP. Mr. Sassoon graduated cum laude from Queens College in 1993 with a B.A. in Political Science and received a J.D. from Brooklyn Law School in 1996. Mr. Sassoon is a member of the New York State Bar.

Ornit Niv

Ms. Ornit Niv is Head - Sales and Customer Service, Americas and Asia of FXCM Inc. Ms. Niv was appointed the Head of Sales and Customer Service for the Americas and Asia in 2010, and from January 2008 to September 2010, Ms. Niv was the President of International Operations of FXCM. From 2003 to 2007, Ms. Niv was Managing Director of FXCM Asia. Ms. Niv graduated from the University of Massachusetts at Amherst with a B.A. in Political Science in 1997 and received a J.D. from Villanova University School of Law in 2000.

Andreas Putz

Mr. Andreas Putz is Managing Director & Global Head of FXCM Pro, subsidiary of FXCM Inc. Prior to joining the firm in 2005, Mr. Putz worked at Credit Agricole in Foreign Exchange Trading & Sales, and Derivatives Trading & Sales from 1999 to 2005. From 1997 to 1999, Mr. Putz worked at Barclays Bank in Foreign Exchange Trading & Sales and from 1996 to 1997 at Commerz Bank where he worked in Emerging Markets and Foreign Exchange Trading & Sales. Mr. Putz started his career at Deutsche Bank in 1980 after graduating from the Osterreichische Volksbank Banking Program in Austria in 1979. Mr. Putz worked in Emerging Markets, Derivatives, Bonds, and Foreign Exchange Trading & Sales for 16 years at Deutsche Bank.

William Ahdout

Mr. William Ahdout is a Director of FXCM Inc. He served on the board of predecessor, Holdings, since 1999. Mr. Ahdout has been with FXCM since 1999, is Chief Dealer and a Managing Director and is one of the original founding partners of the firm. Prior to co-founding FXCM, Mr. Ahdout served as a Vice President and Chief Dealer of the Tokyo desk at Berisford Capital Markets, an institution specializing in inter-bank currency option brokerage, during a period of industry consolidation.

Kenneth Grossman

Mr. Kenneth A. Grossman is Director of FXCM Inc. Mr. Grossman served on the board of predecessor, Holdings, since 1999. Mr. Grossman has been a Managing Director of FXCM since 1999 and is one of the original founding partners of the firm. From 1999 to 2007, Mr. Grossman was also the Chief Financial Officer of FXCM. Prior to co-founding FXCM, Mr. Grossman served as Chief Financial Officer and in other senior management roles at Berisford Capital Markets. Mr. Grossman graduated from Brooklyn College in 1994 with a B.S. in Accounting and received a J.D. with honors from Brooklyn Law School in 1997.

Eduard Yusupov

Mr. Eduard Yusupov is Director of FXCM Inc. He has been a Global Head of Dealing and Managing Director of FXCM since 1999 and is one of the original founding partners of the firm. Prior to co-founding FXCM, Mr. Yusupov served as a Senior Dealer for MG Financial Group.

James Brown

Mr. James G. Brown is Presiding Independent Director of FXCM Inc. Mr. Brown has been a director of FXCM since 2010, and served on the board of our predecessor, Holdings, since 2008. Mr. Brown is a managing partner of Long Ridge Equity Partners, a private equity fund specializing in financial services investments, which he founded in 2007. He has been a managing director of TH Lee Putnam Ventures since 1999, a technology-focused private equity firm. Before joining TH Lee Putnam Ventures, Mr. Brown served as a Senior Vice President at GE Equity, where he was responsible for strategic and financial investments in technology and financial services companies. Mr. Brown also serves on the board of directors of Stonegate Mortgage Corporation. Mr. Brown graduated from New York University with a B.S. and graduated with honors from Wharton Business School of the University of Pennsylvania with a Masters of Business Administration.

Robin Davis

Mr. Robin Davis is an Independent Director of FXCM Inc. Mr. Davis is currently Managing Director of business development at McAlinden Research, a division of Catalpa Capital Advisors. Previously, he has been a Managing Director and Head of Hedge Fund Service Sales for ConceptONE, Concept Capital’s complete, outsourced Multi-Prime Service Platform for hedge fund managers, since May 2009. Concept Capital is a division of Sanders Morris Harris Inc. Mr. Davis is also the Founder and Chairman Emeritus of Hedge Funds Care, a charity he founded in 1998 devoted to preventing and treating child abuse, and previously served as its President and Chairman of the Global Board of Directors from 1998 to 2008. From September 2005 to December 2008, Mr. Davis was a Partner and Head of Sales at Merlin Securities, LLC, a provider of prime brokerage services and technology to hedge funds. From September 2004 to August 2005, Mr. Davis was the Chief Operating Officer of SDS Capital Group, a hedge fund. From June 1995 to August 2004, Mr. Davis was Managing Director of Sales at Banc of America Prime Brokerage. From 1975 to 1995, Mr. Davis held various positions with Wall Street firms focused on providing research and investment banking products to individual and institutional investors. Mr. Davis graduated from the State University of New York at New Paltz with a B.S. in Education and is qualified as a General Securities Registered Representative

Perry Fish

Mr. Perry Fish is an Independent Director of FXCM Inc., since 2010. Mr. Fish has been a founding partner at the Law Offices of Perry Gary Fish and Counsel at Berman, Schulman & Levine LLP since 1992. From 1972 to 1992, Mr. Fish was a Partner at Raskin & Rappoport, P.C. From 1970 to 1972, Mr. Fish was a Senior Trial Associate at the Legal Aid Society in Nassau County, New York. Mr. Fish has also served as an Adjunct Assistant Professor at Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law, Yeshiva University, Brooklyn College and Lander College for Men. Mr. Fish graduated from Ohio State University in 1964 with a B.A. in English Literature, received a J.D. from St. John’s University School of Law in 1967 and received an L.L.M. from New York University School of Law in 1968.

Arthur Gruen

Mr. Arthur Gruen serves as Independent Director of FXCM Inc., since 2010. Mr. Gruen has been the Commercial Controller of Hudson Energy Services, LLC, a retail electricity and natural gas supplier, since May 2010 when it was acquired by Just Energy Income Fund, a publicly traded income trust. From July 2006 to May 2010, Mr. Gruen was the Chief Financial Officer and a Member of Hudson Energy Services, LLC. From June 2004 to July 2006, Mr. Gruen was a Senior Associate at PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP. From August 2002 to June 2004, Mr. Gruen was an Experienced Associate at Marks Paneth & Shron LLP. From June 2000 to August 2002, Mr. Gruen was an Associate at Martin Friedman CPA, PC. Mr. Gruen graduated magna cum laude from Touro College of Liberal Arts & Sciences in 2000 with a B.S. in Accounting and is a Certified Public Accountant.

Eric LeGoff

Mr. Eric LeGoff is an Independent Director of FXCM Inc., since 2010. Mr. LeGoff is co-founder, president and a director of Evermore Global Advisors, LLC and serves as Chief Executive Officer and trustee of Evermore Funds Trust, a registered open-end investment company, and its series — the Evermore Global Value Fund. From 2007 to 2009, Mr. LeGoff was president of Hawthorne Associates, LLC, a private equity consulting firm. Mr. LeGoff co-founded Liquidnet Holdings, Inc. in 1999 and served as the Chief Operating Officer through 2006. At Liquidnet, Mr. LeGoff was responsible for operations and administration in the U.S. and launched the company’s non-U.S. equity trading businesses in Canada, Europe and Asia. Mr. LeGoff is currently a member of the Boards of Directors of Evermore Global Advisors, LLC and Evermore Funds Trust. Mr. LeGoff graduated from Georgetown University with a B.S.B.A. in Finance in 1983.

Ryan Silverman

Mr. Ryan Silverman is an Independent Director of FXCM Inc., since 2010. Mr. Silverman is currently Chief Executive Officer of MSR Solutions, Inc. a financial consulting firm. From September 2005 to August 2011, Mr. Silverman was employed at Peachtree Settlement Funding and held the position of Senior In-House Counsel-Structured Settlement Division, a leading specialty finance company focused on providing liquidity to holders of high quality, but illiquid assets and deferred payment obligations. From November 2004 to September 2005, Mr. Silverman worked as an Anti-Money Laundering/Bank Secrecy Act compliance Analyst at The Israel Discount Bank of New York, a full service commercial bank chartered by the State of New York and a member of the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation. From March 2003 to October 2004, Mr. Silverman was an Associate at Silverman Acampora, LLP, a law firm specializing in bankruptcy and corporate re-organization. Mr. Silverman graduated from George Washington University in 1999 with a B.A. in Corporate Finance and received a J.D. from Quinnipiac University School of Law in 2002. Mr. Silverman is Licensed to practice law in New York State.

Basic Compensation

Name Fiscal Year Total

Dror Niv

1,481,590

Robert Lande

955,000

Brendan Callan

--

David Sakhai

1,481,560

Evan Milazzo

--

Nicola Santoro

--

David Sassoon

860,341

Ornit Niv

--

Andreas Putz

1,148,970

William Ahdout

1,482,380

Kenneth Grossman

--

Eduard Yusupov

1,469,040

James Brown

--

Robin Davis

--

Perry Fish

--

Arthur Gruen

--

Eric LeGoff

--

Ryan Silverman

--
As Of 30 Dec 2013
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