FXCM Inc (NYSE:FXCM) has announced to FortuneZ that Brandon Mulvihill was recently promoted to his new role as global head of sales and will be relocating to New York from London.
His previous role as European Managing Director of Sales has been divided into three new Europe-based roles. One of these roles has been filled by Michael Higgins, who has taken on the new position of Director, EMEA sales based in London in October and will work closely with Brandon.
For several years, Mulvihill was a key player in the growth of FXCM’s European division. He has been with the company since 2005, holding a variety of sales based roles on the institutional side of the business.
Brandon Mulvihill comments: “It’s an exciting time for FXCM’s institutional business. Having built some real momentum over the last two years, most notably with FastMatch, I look forward to taking on a more pivotal role in establishing our offering within the market.
“With support from Michael covering the EMEA region, I’m confident we can continue to increase our volume and comparative market share with a truly global reach.”
Prior to his recent promotion to Head of EMEA Sales, Michael Higgins was Vice President at FXCM Pro, a position he held since 2009. He joined FXCM’s Active Trader division in 2005.
Michael Higgins comments: “I’m delighted to take on this new position and will relish the opportunity to play a key role in shaping FXCM’s institutional offering across Europe, the Middle East and Africa.”