May 25, 2024

Damian Hitchen to anchor the role as CEO Saxo Bank MENA

Damian Hitchen, CEO Saxo Bank MENA region

Core Highlights: –

The Online trading as well as Investment Specialist, Saxo Bank, that empowers and bridge connectivity between general public to investment prospects in global capital market space, recently broadcasted anchoring the core position of new CEO of MENA territory to Damian Hitchen, who will be reporting directly to the chief sales officer Stig Christensen.

Past Expertise and Roles Held priorly: –

  • Priorly Damian held in over more than two decades of expertise operating within the financial space.
  • He takes over the new role in Saxo from Swissquote, wherein he had operated as the CEO for the Swissquote Singapore for the preceding two years for building up a robust foundation base for the preceding two years for creation of their APAC trade.
  • Priorly, he had operated 6.5 years as CEO for the Swissquote Dubai base.

Current Roles and Responsibility entrusted to Damian Hitchen by Saxo Bank: –

  • Damian will be the core in-charge powering out the Bank’s efforts in further accelerating the evolution and garnering in both newer clients as well as assets within the vital segments of traders, investors and wholesale partners. He will be powering out the operations of Saxo Bank’s territorial office in Dubai.

Recorded Comment from Damian Hitchen, CEO Saxo Bank MENA territory: –

Damian Hitchen, CEO, Saxo Bank MENA, commented that “I am very excited to join Saxo Bank and further grow our regional presence. I have followed Saxo Bank for many years and know them as a firm that from the outset has focused on leveraging technology to disrupt the industry and bring better platforms, products, and services to investors.”

Kim Fournais, CEO & founder, Saxo Bank’s Comment and optimism on appointing Damian Hitchen as CEO Saxo Bank MENA: –

Kim Fournais, CEO & founder, Saxo Bank, commented that, “The MENA region is of great strategic importance for the Group, and we are proud to attract a profile and capacity like Damian to spearhead our growing business in the region. We have welcomed many new clients over the past years, and I am very confident that Damian will further accelerate our growth journey as more and more clients trust us with their assets. He brings extensive regional knowledge and a strong track record within trading, investing, and asset management.”




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