GAIN Capital, a provider of online trading services, has appointed Jason Emerson as its chief financial officer effective 1 October 2013.
“Jason is an accomplished executive who brings the right mix of strategic insight, industry experience, and financial acumen to the CFO position,” says Glenn Stevens, chief executive of GAIN Capital. “I am confident Jason will be an excellent addition to GAIN’s leadership team.”
Emerson was most recently managing director and business manager of KCG’s global execution services division, responsible for all financial and operational aspects of the business. Previously, he served as KCG’s director of financial operations. Prior to KCG, Emerson held financial and operational positions at Instinet, Merrill Lynch and PricewaterhouseCoopers.
“I am pleased to be joining GAIN, an innovative company with a reputation for delivering best-in-class trading solutions,” says Emerson. “I look forward to working closely with the rest of the executive team to help drive GAIN’s future growth and expansion.”
GAIN’s interim CFO Daryl Carlough will be leaving the company to pursue other opportunities.