Meet the FNG Team
Gerald Segal, CEO
Gerald is the founder of FNG and is one of the most experienced writers covering the online trading sector. Gerald founded Forex industry B2B news website LeapRate.com in 2010, growing it as CEO for more than eight years to employ editors, writers and support staff in several countries across Europe, North America and Asia. LeapRate was the leading Forex industry news site at the time of its acquisition by publicly traded Catena Media plc (STO:CTM) in 2018. An avid skier, cyclist and ice hockey player, Gerald was previously an investment banker for more than a decade at Bear Stearns, Robertson Stephens, and Merrill Lynch. Gerald holds an MBA from Columbia University in New York and a BCOM degree from the University of Toronto.
Maria Nikolova, Senior Editor
Maria has been engaged in journalism for more than 13 years, providing Forex industry coverage for the past seven years. Before joining FNG she was Managing Editor at FinanceFeeds. Prior to that, she worked at LeapRate. Maria has a Philosophy degree from the St. Kliment Ochridski university in Sofia. She has specialized in Cognitive Science in Vienna. Her interests include psychology, AI, and linguistics.