Velsys Ltd Expands with new hires in London, Asia and Australia

Velsys

Company expands staff to meet increasing client demand

Kevin Ashby, Chairman and CEO of Velsys Limited (formally Velocity Systems International Pty), a leading developer of innovative software that integrates bank, broker and client-side FX dealing technology, today announced the appointment of new hires in London, Singapore, Hong Kong and Australia. The expansion in the global team demonstrates the commitment of the new management team and Board of Directors to provide local market expertise and quality service levels.

Andrew Edwards has joined as Chief Operating Officer, based at Velsys corporate headquarters in London. Previously Andy was responsible for both product management and development at Patsystems, a derivatives trading systems vendor.

Joining in Asia are Raj Maiden and James Mills. Raj Maiden is based in Singapore and is working with clients across South East Asia. Raj comes to Velsys via Standard Chartered, Rabobank, Credit Lyonnais and Bloomberg and has also worked with an Islamic Finance consultancy firm. James Mills is based in Hong Kong and is working with clients in North East Asia. James comes to Velsys with a deep understanding of the e-FX markets having previously worked at RBS, Standard Chartered and FXall.

In addition, Craig Kemp has joined as Director of Development, based in Adelaide. Craig has a solid track record of managing development and support operations having previously worked at Statewide Financial Management Systems and software house Bravura Solutions.

Chairman and CEO Kevin Ashby said, “Velsys has set an ambitious growth plan and these new additions to the team will ensure that our goals will be met. Our client base continues to expand and we are pleased to add new team members to help provide a quality service.”

About Velsys

Velsys enables e-FX trading. Our innovative team of designers build software products and provide services for FX market participants. We forge long-lasting relationships with our clients and work with them to continuously improve functionality and fine-tune performance. Our two core products are ViSTRA, full FX trade lifecycle management platform for sell-side institutions and V-FX, a web-enabled White Label trading solution.