TORA, the leading provider of advanced trading technology and financial services, today announced that Momoko Itoh has been appointed as the head of sales in Singapore. Momoko reports to Chris Jenkins, Managing Director, Asia Pacific.
In her role Momoko is responsible for expanding the company’s presence in Singapore and South East Asia. This includes a focus on TORA Compass™, the company’s advanced execution and order management system for buy-side institutions, and TORA’s expanding product suite.
Momoko joins TORA from Goldman Sachs in Tokyo where she has over 11 years of experience in investment management, predominantly in Japan, spanning multiple asset classes across a mix of investment strategies.
“Singapore is an important hedge fund centre in Asia for onshore and offshore funds, including a significant number of Japanese offshore funds. Momoko’s experience in Japan and her wealth of knowledge in fund management will both benefit TORA’s client base and help drive the growth of the company in the region,” says Chris Jenkins, TORA’s Managing Director, Asia Pacific.
TORA is a leading provider of front-office trading technology and financial services offering a full suite of electronic trade execution capabilities deployed by buy-side institutions globally to trade Asia, North America and Europe.