Greg Secker- Founder of Learn to Trade Company.
Greg Secker is a philanthropist, entrepreneur, and international speaker. Greg Secker is the owner of Learn to trade (a global trading education organisation), Capital Index (a brokerage company), and SmartCharts Software (the latest in trading technology). Greg began his career as a trading technologist in Thomas Cook Financial services. At the company, his primary function was to develop foreign exchange trading systems. In 1998, he was awarded the British Telecom Award for innovation in e-commerce after developing an online trading platform known as the Virtual Trading Desk. Virtual Trading Desk enabled clients to receive real-time quotes for large foreign exchange transactions. At the age of 25, Secker became the Vice President of Mellon Financial Company (then a prime Fortune 500 investment bank in the USA). At Mellon Financial Corporation, Greg was working with the crème de la crème traders in the world where he gained his skills. After working at Mellon, Secker finally decided to venture on his own, and after a few months, Greg started the Learn to Trade Company.
Nowadays, due to his expert opinion on market direction, Greg is regularly invited to speak in various media. Greg has spoken on many big market channels like Bloomberg, and CNBC. Currently, Greg Secker is an internationally renowned speaker. Besides, Secker is also called many times to speak alongside famous people including Anthony Robbins, Robert Kiyosaki, Harv Eker, and many others. In 2009, Greg was invited to The National Achievers Congress in Asia to share the stage with Tony Blair. Moreover, in 2010, at the Ultimate Success Summit in Sydney, Greg spoke alongside many ‘Success All-Stars’ including Richard Branson, and Anthony Robbins.
Apart from being a businessman, Greg Secker also believes in giving back to the society. He has supported many different charitable endeavors including Tusk, the Royal Princes chosen causes, and the Child Bereavement Trust. Also, in 2011, Greg Secker founded the Greg Secker Foundation (a non-profit organisation dedicated to bettering the quality of life of people globally). The foundation focuses on improving life skills, education, and leadership initiatives. The Foundation has different programs that it works with to reach its goal. These programs include Youth Leadership Summit, The Christmas Basket Brigade, and Early Childhood Development Program. Besides, other programs are Global Tradeathon, Flying Trader Project, and Starkey Hearing Foundation.