Thalēs, a financial services firm specialising in derivatives brokerage and capital raising, has appointed David Wulffleff as Managing Director.
With more than 19 years of experience focused on listed derivatives execution and clearing, Wulffleff has amassed valuable experience in servicing commodity merchants, energy companies, and hedge funds. Before joining Thalēs, Wulffleff held leadership roles at Mizuho Securities as a Managing Director of Clearing Sales as well as at Banco BTG Pactual as an Executive Director of International Sales. Prior to that, Wulffleff was Director of Front-to-Back Sales at UBS Securities, Director of the Global Futures Group at ABN AMRO, and Vice President of the Institutional Sales Desk at Man Financial.
“We are pleased to welcome David to our team at Thalēs. His unique management and sales experience will provide clients and prospects with fresh strategic ideas and customised solutions that will help foster deep and enduring relationships,” says Marc Cohen, CEO of Thalēs.
Tim O’Shea, President of Thalēs, adds: “David’s cultivation of longstanding relationships across the globe will allow us to better serve the complex and specialised needs of senior decision-makers in untapped markets.”
Wulffleff says: “I am beyond excited about joining Thalēs. As the derivatives industry continues to evolve, its participants must adopt new technologies to stay ahead of their peers. I look forward to engaging with this industry on the innovative technology platform and value-added solutions that Thalēs offers.”
Wulffleff will work out of the New York offices reporting to its CEO, Marc Cohen.