William Klippel rejoins StoneX Retail, marking a full-circle return to Forex.com

Rick Steves

“It’s all come full circle… I’m excited to announce that I’ve joined StoneX Retail as Head of Strategic Partnerships & Alliances – Self-Directed, Americas!”

William Klippel, a seasoned professional in the financial services industry, has made a significant return to StoneX Retail, the entity operating the Forex.com and City Index brands ever since acquiring GAIN Capital in July 2020. This move marks a full-circle moment in Klippel’s career, as he originally left GAIN Capital at the time of its merger with StoneX.

Klippel’s tenure at GAIN Capital spanned nearly 15 years, where he held various senior roles, including Director of Sales & Operations at GTX Direct, GAIN Capital’s institutional prime brokerage solution. He also worked at FOREX.com. His expertise in the field is evident from his significant contributions to these organizations.

William Klippel spent 4 years at Capitalise.ai and Zero Hash

Following his departure from GAIN Capital in 2020, Klippel ventured into new opportunities. He joined Capitalise.ai as Head of Sales, where he was instrumental in expanding the company’s international growth and strategic partnership initiatives. Capitalise.ai is known for its innovative trading automation platform that allows traders to automate their strategies using free-style text, catering to both technical and non-technical traders​​.

Additionally, Klippel served as the Vertical Head of Investment Platforms at Zero Hash, a cryptocurrency-as-a-service company. His role at Zero Hash involved leading the development of investment platforms, significantly enhancing the company’s position in the industry​​​​.

“It’s all come full circle”

Now, as Klippel rejoins StoneX Retail as Head of Strategic Partnerships & Alliances – Self-Directed, Americas, he brings a wealth of nearly two decades of industry experience. His return to StoneX Retail is a testament to his deep expertise and significant impact in the financial services sector, particularly in the realm of digital assets and online trading services​​.

“It’s all come full circle… I’m excited to announce that I’ve joined StoneX Retail as Head of Strategic Partnerships & Alliances – Self-Directed, Americas!”, he said on LinkedIn.

This move is seen as a strategic one for StoneX Retail, which continues to leverage its acquisition of GAIN Capital to strengthen its position in the market. With Klippel’s extensive experience and industry insights, he is expected to play a crucial role in furthering the growth and development of the company’s retail trading brands.

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