ATFX appoints Hormoz Faryar as Managing Director of Institutional Sales for MENA-Dubai region

Rick Steves

“We are delighted to welcome Hormoz to the ATFX family. His extensive experience and proven track record in the industry will further strengthen our institutional business, ATFX Connect, and help us achieve our strategic objectives.” 

ATFX Group, a global frontrunner in online trading services for retail and institutional clients, has announced the hiring of Hormoz Faryar as its new Managing Director of Institutional Sales for the MENA-Dubai region.

Faryar, a seasoned professional with over 23 years of experience in FX trading and sales, joins ATFX’s leadership team, adding considerable gravitas and strategic capabilities.

Hormoz Faryar joins ATFX after State Street and Credit Suisse

Before accepting the role at ATFX, Faryar had a notable career journey that began at State Street Bank. He swiftly advanced within the organization, earning a Vice President position in the Global Exchange business. His subsequent tenure at Credit Suisse in London solidified his credentials as an industry heavyweight. There, he served as the Director of Institutional Sales for the Middle East and Africa.

Faryar’s career showcases his robust abilities in driving business growth and developing lasting client relationships on a global scale. His record is one of consistent excellence and growth, skills that will undoubtedly be instrumental in his new role.

“I am thrilled to join the ATFX team and take on the Managing Director of Institutional Sales role. I look forward to leveraging my experience and expertise to drive growth and contribute to the company’s continued success in the region”, said Faryar about the appointment.

Wei Qiang Zhang, Managing Director of ATFX UK and ATFX Connect, stated, “We are delighted to welcome Hormoz to the ATFX family. His extensive experience and proven track record in the industry will further strengthen our institutional business, ATFX Connect, and help us achieve our strategic objectives.”

Widening ATFX’s institutional footprint in the MENA-Dubai region

In his new capacity, Faryar will focus on widening ATFX’s institutional footprint in the MENA-Dubai region and deepening relationships with existing and new institutional clients.

ATFX is a globally recognized online trading broker, boasting regulatory clearances from multiple jurisdictions, including the UK’s FCA, Cyprus’ CySEC, UAE’s SCA, and Australia’s ASIC.

With a presence in 16 global locations, ATFX provides advanced online trading services, innovative market analysis tools, and state-of-the-art AI financial platforms. Upholding a client-focused philosophy and commitment to transparency, ATFX aims to deliver an optimal trading experience for its diverse clientele.

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