Eurobase Banking Solutions, a leading provider of e-Trading and Treasury Management Solutions to the Banking and Financial Services sector, today announced the appointment of David Woolcock, as Global Head of Sales & Business Development.
David is an experienced banker, having started in the FX market in 1977. Prior to joining Eurobase, he was a Senior Director and Head of Bank Sales at FXall for nine years after founding his own company - Derivative Consulting, From 1997 to 2002 he worked at SG CIB in e-commerce strategy, proprietary trading, credit projects and included a secondment to build an e-Trading platform serving as the Managing Director for the launch. This was after a 10 year spell at Credit du Nord where he was the Treasury Manager which he joined in 1988 having also worked as a chief dealer and head of trading for other banks after starting out at HSBC as an FX Dealer. David is well known in the e-FX market and also actively involved in the industry organisation ACI – The Financial Markets Association - as Chair of the Committee for Professionalism and vice-chair of the ACI FX Committee in which capacity he addresses a range of FX and related market matters.
Speaking about his appointment David said “I am pleased to have joined Eurobase at this exciting time having had a close knowledge of their product over the years. Having launched Siena eTrader EVO to complement their other offerings Eurobase Banking Solutions can now truly deliver a “bank in a box” with a complete end to end solution allowing banks to interact with their customers with a single dealer platform or through any channel the customer chooses. What is really exciting is the capability to deliver the solution in a modular way allowing a bank to grow its strategy at its own pace.”
Joe Locke, CEO for Eurobase Banking Solutions added “David brings a wealth of knowledge and expertise of the e-FX markets and will be an excellent complement to our solutions and services. This appointment underlines our confidence in the growing demand for our solutions and the increasing opportunities the market is presenting”.