City Index appoints David Trew to head its Asia Pacific business
Sydney, Australia, 08 October 2009
City Index, a global leader in Contracts for Difference, margined FX and spread betting, has announced the appointment of former Managing Director of CMC Markets, David Trew, to head up its Asia Pacific region office.
Prior to joining City Index, Mr Trew was head of the CMC Markets Asia Pacific office for six years.
oversaw its growth from a start-up business with a headcount of six staff and a single office in Sydney, through to a 350-employee operation, spanning 11 offices in six countries, which today accounts for 40% of the group's global revenue.
Mr Trew's previous experience includes being the Director of Trading at CMC Markets in London and an FX Dealer at First National Bank of Chicago.
We are committed to developing our business in Asia Pacific and David
will be a crucial part of us realising our objectives there."
Simon Bird, Chief Operating Officer at City Index, said: "We see the hiring of David as pivotal to establishing City Index as the dominant force in Asia Pacific, and underlining our credentials as a global leader in the industry.
brings with him unrivalled experience and regional knowledge, and we are delighted to welcome him on board."
David Trew, Head of City Index Asia Pacific, added: "City Index already has a fantastic existing global platform and I'm looking forward to helping the company grow its Asia Pacific presence, and as a result, its global business."