Gabriel Peñailillo leaves Libertex to launch Compass Trading

abdelaziz Fathi

Gabriel Peñailillo has parted ways with Libertex, as he launches a copy trading platform under the brand name ‘Compass Trading Solutions.’

Gabriel Peñailillo

He ends a two year tenure with Libertex where he was recently promoted to take on an expanded role as the company’s country head in Chile, a country in western South America.

Gabriel has stepped into his recent role last year, barely 4 months after he joined the firm as Partnership Manager, according to information made public on his LinkedIn profile. In his capacity, he helped solidify Libertex operations in the LATAM (Latin America) region as well, bringing several years of expertise in the FX space to the role.

Gabriel was also tasked with driving the growth of the Chile business alongside other South American countries and in alignment with the firm’s regional strategy. He brings to Compass Trading Solutions nearly a decade of experience from operational and sales roles in de Santiago.

He is also responsible for managing its sales activities in the region to bring the company’s custom brokerage services to the targeted segments.

Alvial started his own career in 2013 when he assumed his first role in the FX arena as a sales manager at Admiral Markets Group. There he spent the bulk of his career with the multi-regulated FX and CFDs brokerage firm.

During this 4-year stint, he worked his way up through several roles with the firm, culminating with the position of director of Latin American operations. He also spent a short stint as an international sales manager for the LATAM region at ThinkMarkets.

“9+ years of experience as Business Developer of FinTechs relate to FX, CFDs and Cryptos in the LATAM region. I posses vast knowledge in all the areas of the business: Sales, Analysis, IBs/Affiliates, Payment Gateways, Marketing, Brand Awareness, Education, Legal, HR, Accounting, Back-End, etc…Trader with over 12 years of experience, crypto and DeFi investor, NFT owner, blockchain enthusiast and more,” he describes himself on Linkedin.

 

Read this next

Interviews

FIA EXPO 2022: Interview with Trading Technologies

The derivatives trading industry has gathered in Chicago to attend the FIA EXPO 2022 on 14-15 November. 

Market News

What’s moving markets for the week ahead 

The US labor market and the OPEC+ meeting are the most important variables for next week.

Digital Assets

Payments innovator BVNK acquires SPS Ltd to become UK EMI licensed operator

“We believe that regulated, fiat-backed stablecoins combined with the best parts of traditional payments will provide the infrastructure needed to deliver this vision. We will continue to obtain new licences and build out our capabilities to provide our customers with an unparalleled offering.”

Technology

Innovations in Technology and the User Experience — A MarksMan Update

MarksMan Liquidity Hub, the go-to platform for crypto spot liquidity solutions, has just unveiled an exciting update with new UI/UX features.

Technology

Alveo adds Sentiment indicators, Tax, and Regulatory Risk data from SIX

“Market participants increasingly need on-demand access to our vast catalogue of global financial and investor protection related data.”

Technology

B2C2 taps KX to enhance analytics for institutional crypto

“KX technology is proven in enhancing a broad range of mission-critical data and trading systems across front, middle and back-office operations for the majority of the world’s leading tier-one banks, brokerages, and investment firms.”

Executive Moves

ADVFN appoints Amit Tauman as CEO

ADVFN operates global financial information websites for retail investors.

Institutional FX

HKEX launches Hang Seng TECH Index Futures Options, adds after-hours session

“The launch of the Hang Seng TECH Index Futures Options and enhancements to the broader suite of Hang Seng TECH Index derivatives today will provide global investors even more choice and flexibility, helping them to successfully manage their portfolios and risks.”

Industry News

Finastra opens Center of Excellence in Kuala Lumpur

Finastra has expanded its footprint by opening a Center of Excellence (COE) at Malaysia’s MRANTI Technology Park in Bukit Jalil, Kuala Lumpur.

<