Lee Holmes Resigns as Head of Sales from VIBHS Financial 

Karthik Subramanian

Karthik Subramanian has been a professional trader and fund manager over the last 18 years. He is basically a software developer who made the transition to financial domain around 18 years back as the attractiveness of the financial markets proved too much for him. He lives in Chennai in India along with his wife and son. He began his career as a software developer in 1999 and then gradually moved into the financial industry as he began trading stocks in his pastime. He then moved into the financial markets full time and then shifted his focus to the FX markets due to the liquid nature of these markets. Since then, he has been trading FX diligently and his favourite pair are the EURUSD and EURJPY. Over the last couple of years, he has found blockchain to be of high interest and considering his background in software and finance, he has since assembled a team of highly talented developers who have since worked on a variety of projects like crypto exchanges and blockchain architecturing. Now, he balances his time between trading and commenting on both the FX and crypto markets. He has worked with many publications including FX Street and Finance Magnates, which has helped him gain experience and also recognition across the industry. He loves to write and this passion has helped him to reach out across the FX and crypto industry. Right now, he works on his pet projects in the FX and crypto industry and spends his time writing and managing his blockchain team and helping it to reach higher.

Lee Holmes

Lee Holmes Resigns as Head of Sales from VIBHS Financial 

September 20, 2019

VIBHS FinancialUK based FCA Regulated institutional and retail forex and CFDs trading service provider VIBHS Financial recently made an announcement in which it revealed that one of its senior-level executives is parting ways with the firm.

According to a statement released by the firm, it is seeing its current Director of Sales and Operations Mr. Lee Holmes resign from his role and part ways with the firm. Mr. Homes has been a part of this firm for nearly four years and six months now. Holmes joined the firm back in April of 2015 as the head of the firms’ sales division and was promoted during November of 2017 to his current role of Director of Sales and Operations.

Mr. Homes LinkedIn profile states that he has resigned from the firm earlier this months and he has also confirmed it in an interview with news website Finance Magnates according to an article posted on the website. 

Homes joined the firm shortly after the Mauritius based FX and CFDs trading service provider VIBHS Financials obtained its license to operate and provide financial services in UK market and opened an office dedicated to UK operations in London. His responsibilities when he joined the firm were to strengthen the firm’s sales activities in UK market which saw an addition when he was promoted to the role of Director and became responsible for both sales and business operations of the firm both of which were carried out successfully during his term at the firm. The firm is most popularly known in the UK market for its spread betting services and the UK division is headed by Chief Executive Officer Mr. Angus Irvine. While the firm has its offices in several key markets across the globe its headquarters is located in Mauritius. 

Aside from its offices located in UK and Mauritius, the firm has its offices located across many emerging markets mostly focused in MENA & South East Asia region aimed at increasing its global footprint and expanding its reach and customer base under the name of VIBHS Group.  Holmes is an industry veteran with more than 15 years of experience serving in the financial services industry. While both update from the firm and his LinkedIn profile hint at his resignation neither contain any details on his newer ventures and future endeavours. Prior to joining VIBHS, he served at Forex online trading service provider for more than five years during which he handles the firm’s sales business pertaining to Forex & Derivatives, Barclays Margin FX Sales and IB/Institutional sales and product management. Prior to FXCM, he served for a sort while as Senior Lettings at Foxtons – Inslingtons and GAP post graduating with a bachelors degree in Business Administration from London South Bank University. 

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