Daniel M. LaVecchia
Daniel LaVecchia is the Executive Managing Director, North America, Global Head of FX Products, BGC Partners, Inc.
Mr. LaVecchia runs BGC's operations in North America and global foreign exchange products.
is responsible for leading the expansion of BGC
as a global wholesale fixed-income, interest rate, foreign exchange, and derivative brokerage firm.
Prior to his appointment as Executive Managing Director, North America for BGC, Mr. LaVecchia was Executive Managing Director, Director U.S. Operations for eSpeed, the leading provider of electronic trading technology for the global capital markets.
This role entailed responsibility for all of the North American front-office, revenue generating operations.
Mr. LaVecchia has worked for Cantor Fitzgerald and its related businesses for over 19 years, including as Executive Managing Director for Cantor's international operations.
Prior to this he was responsible for Cantor Fitzgerald's derivative and foreign exchange businesses in Europe and Asia and served as the liaison between Cantor Fitzgerald and eSpeed.
is a supporter of numerous local charities in New York, including the Alliance for Lupus Research
is presently co-chairing the NYC Walk with Us to Cure Lupus.
supports the Boomer Esiason Foundation
, a charity devoted to finding a cure for cystic fibrosis and is also associated with the Joe Torre's Safe at Home Foundation