CFI hires Demetrios Zamboglou as COO
CFI Financial Group has announced the addition of Dr Demetrios Zamboglou as the company’s new Group Chief Operating Officer (COO), effective immediately.
Dr Zamboglou is a veteran of the trading industry with 15 years of experience in financial services and will join CFI’s Management team having spent the past 5 years working in a variety of fintech companies in operations and C-level positions.
The company stated that the new appointment aims to strengthen the Group’s executive team amid continued growth and expansion across all territories globally. Demetrios comes from a strong educational background and holds several degrees including a Masters in Engineering, a Masters in Finance and a PhD in Behavioural Finance. During his career, he has worked for some of the industry’s most prominent trading vendors including Alpari UK and Libertex Group (formerly Forex Club).
The addition of Dr Zamboglou to CFI’s ranks serves to fulfil the company’s continued mission to develop and implement the most cutting edge technology and avant-garde working processes to streamline existing functions such as order management, trade execution, customer service and CFI’s growing e-commerce presence.
The hire of Dr Zamboglou by CFI marks the second major executive move it has made in Dubai in the past month. We recently reported that CFI promoted Nidal Abdel Hadi to CEO of CFI Dubai.
Founders and Managing Directors of CFI Financial Group, Hisham Mansour and Eduardo Fakhoury commented:
“Our success is the result of the human element that is found within the CFI Financial Group. As we prioritise maintaining and nurturing talents internally, we strategically seek to expand our team by finding new individuals who could bring fresh perspectives and ideas, fit perfectly and harmoniously within our culture and help us move closer and faster towards our goals and in line with our vision of providing the ultimate trading experience. We believe that his role will prove highly beneficial to the Group while his knowledge and experience will positively contribute towards the growth, scaling and expansion of the business further and across new borders”.
CFI Financial’s new Group COO Dr Zamboglou said:
“I am honoured to join CFI Financial at such a pivotal time in the company’s development. The financial landscape is changing before our very eyes with fintech solutions such as automation, artificial intelligence and distributed ledgers simplifying incredibly complex processes to become unexcitingly routine”.
Dr Zamboglou added:
“The advance of next generation technology such as blockchain and AI presents a range of opportunities for established firms such as CFI. Offering top-tier trading services remains a fiercely competitive industry, so to ensure CFI Financial stays ahead of the pack, I intend to harness the next generation of digital tools, to deliver multifaceted improvements across all areas of the company’s operations”.
The CFI Financial Group is a global financial markets provider with over 22 years of experience, focused on offering superior execution and trading conditions including very low spreads and zero commissions, powerful tools, dedicated support and a wide range of trading products. The group has regulated entities in London, Larnaca, Beirut, Amman, Dubai and Port Luis.