27.10.2021 – 01:33
OANDA Europe Limited
New York (ots/PRNewswire)
OANDA, a leading global provider of online multi-asset trading services, currency data and analytics, is pleased to announce the appointment of Lisa Shemie as General Counsel and Corporate Secretary. Shemie will be responsible for running the company’s legal department worldwide and serving on the executive committee based in New York.
Shemie is a seasoned financial services lawyer with more than 20 years of experience. She joins OANDA from Cboe Global Markets, where she was Chief Legal Officer of the two Cboe forex trading venues, Cboe FX Markets and Cboe SEF. Prior to that, she worked for major financial firms such as JP Morgan Chase for 15 years.
In addition, Shemie was a member of the Financial Markets Lawyers Group, which consists of leading lawyers for foreign exchange participants and meets under the direction of the Federal Reserve Bank of New York. She was also co-chair of the Market Structure Subcommittee of the CFTC Advisory Committee on Market Risk and Chair of the Foreign Exchange Professionals Association, an industry group that represents the common interests of professional foreign exchange market participants. She was a member of several working groups within the framework of the Global Foreign Exchange Committee, which is responsible for the further development of the Global Foreign Exchange Code.
Gavin Bambury, OANDA Chief Executive Officer, said: “Given her reputation as a respected member of several committees in the foreign exchange industry and her impressive credentials in the forex and broader financial services sectors, we believe Lisa will be a great asset to the company. She brings Proven commercial, business, regulatory, operational and strategic expertise that will enable her to grow the business and be a trusted advisor to the company for years to come. We look forward to welcoming her to OANDA . “
Shemie added, “Over the years OANDA has built a reputation for integrity in the FX community and has grown into an industry leader widely recognized for their dedication to the success of their clients. I look forward to working with them Companies to seize new opportunities and drive the company’s expansion in the future. “
Information on OANDA
OANDA was founded in 1996 and was the first company to make exchange rate data available on the Internet for free. Five years later, it launched a forex trading platform that paved the way for the development of web-based forex trading. Today the group offers online multi-asset trading, currency data and analysis for private and corporate clients and has unmatched expertise in forex trading. With regulated entities in nine of the world’s most active financial markets, OANDA continues to transform the way it operates. For more information please visit oanda.com or follow us on Twitter, Facebook or YouTube.
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