GTN appoints its first Chief Marketing Officer to accelerate global expansion
DUBAI, October 6, 2022 | GTN, a fintech pioneer with decades of success making investment and trading accessible for all, has appointed Jorge Sánchez-Galiani as Chief Marketing Officer. A seasoned marketer, Jorge will build GTN’s marketing organisation, working alongside the executive leadership team to accelerate the group expansion.
Most recently, Jorge served as Head of Marketing for the Hong Kong-based FinTech, Premialab, creating the marketing function foundations to strengthen the business growth trajectory. With over 16 years of experience, he has held senior marketing roles at Ocorian, Moody’s Analytics, ICE Data Services (former Interactive Data) and Thomson Reuters.
As CMO, he will lead all aspects of GTN’s global marketing organisation — focusing on driving measurable growth, building GTN’s global brand reputation, expanding client relationships, and supporting the organisation’s revenue growth ambitions.
Commenting on the appointment, Manjula Jayasinghe, the Group CEO of GTN, said: “We are excited to have Jorge join Team GTN as the CMO. His vast experience in managing the marketing function in the FinTech domain will fuel GTN’s marketing and communication strategy globally.”
“I’m inspired by GTN’s leadership team and company culture, particularly its focus on driving growth and unlocking value for its clients and their end clients,” said Jorge Sánchez-Galiani, CMO, GTN. “I am enthused by the calibre of our strategic investors, IFC and SBI Group, and I look forward to propelling GTN’s regional success globally, making a difference for clients, investors, and partners.”
This latest executive hire follows several recent leadership appointments across the MENA and APAC regions to enable the GTN leadership’s vision of becoming the most comprehensive electronic trading and investment platform globally.
GTN is a fintech pioneer with decades of success, holding broker-dealer and capital market services licenses in multiple jurisdictions through its subsidiaries. We are committed to empowering brokers, banks, asset managers, and fintechs with scalable and innovative investment and trading solutions that enable access to a comprehensive network of global markets and multiple asset classes making investment and trading accessible for all. GTN’s investment and trading solutions offer seamless integration with the existing services of regulated financial firms and fintechs via our co-branded front-ends or versatile API suite. The GTN API suite, inspired by embedded finance, provides the adaptability to develop bespoke trading/investment applications or incorporate GTN features into existing platforms, enhancing their value proposition. In addition, our comprehensive global trading ecosystem includes best-in-class execution, custody, and post-trade solutions.
GTN brings together a diverse team of over 300 talented individuals spread across Dubai, Singapore, South Africa, Sri Lanka, the UK, and the US, united by a shared passion and purpose: empowering clients and transforming the accessibility to investment and trading opportunities to all. We are backed by strategic investors like IFC, a member of the World Bank Group, and SBI Ventures Singapore Pte. Ltd., a group company of SBI Holdings, Inc., one of the largest financial services firms listed on the Tokyo Stock Exchange. To learn more, visit www.gtngroup.com or connect on LinkedIn.