ITI Capital, a UK based global brokerage firm which catered to institutional investors and professional clients has revealed the addition of new member to its executive team in its latest announcement. As per statement released by the firm, it has appointed Mr. Leonardo Brummas Carvalho to serve in the roles of Co- Chief Executive of the group and Chief Executive Officer for its Wealth Management division. Leonardo’s addition to the team was personally made by Group Chairman Oleg Jelezko. The incoming co-head of the group is a veteran in financial services industry with more than two decades of experience serving under leading financial service providers. Most recently, he served in the role of head of emerging Europe London division at Credit Suisse prior to which he served in the same firm as Chief Executive Officer and Country Manager for CS Panama region.
In his new role as co-head of the group and as head of ITI Capital’s wealth management unit, Mr. Carvalho will be responsible for leading the firm’s efforts in achieving its key timeline goals. Some of the areas he is expected to focus include – work on offering top-tier trading execution service for private clients with transparent advisory and discretionary services to bring about disruptive changes among similar service providers in the industry. And ensuring proper development of support factors such as cutting edge fintech and artificial intelligence solutions which can help the firm attain the status as a global leader among digital financial service providers. ITI Capital Limited is well known in the market for its in-house developed trading platform which is highly scalable and stable thereby facilitating clients with capacity to process high volume activity at ultra low latency rate.
Speaking about Leo’s addition to the team, Chairman Oleg Jelezko said “We are excited to welcome Leonardo to the team at ITI Capital, and eager to apply his passion for technology, management and financial experience, to the next era of ITI Capital’s success. Leonardo will be building a fully integrated digital financial platform to service a range of private clients, and running his team at maximum efficiency, ensuring ITI Capital maintains its reputation for innovation, technology and best in class services. Over his 20 years of experience in finance, Leonardo has become a top talent in reshaping and leading teams and growing businesses exponentially”.
Commenting on his new role at the firm, Leo said “I am thrilled to head up the wealth management department of ITI Capital, which is showing market resilience despite the widespread disruption caused by the Covid-19 outbreak. I will be joining a talented team, and look forward to taking our business to the next level, with ambitious plans to increase our offering, capabilities and market share in the coming months. Given the current climate, we are striving to further disrupt the financial services sector by making significant investments in cutting-edge financial technology. With many businesses and entrepreneurs forced to work remotely, getting access to the latest digital wealth management consultancy and insights online is now a top priority. Therefore, we also have big plans in store to democratize the market, and ensure the general public are offered the same, high-quality financial advisory services as has typically only been offered to high-net worth individuals before now. We are also very much focused on our social duties to help vulnerable citizens to get access to financial services remotely”.