Rajesh Yohannan Appointed New CEO of AxiCorp Financial Services Pty Ltd (AxiTrader)

AxiCorp Financial Services Pty Ltd (AxiTrader), a global leader in Foreign Exchange, has announced the appointment of Rajesh Yohannan as their new CEO (subject to regulatory approval). He will assume responsibilities today, 9 June 2016, and will succeed Goran Drapac who will become the Executive Chairman.

Goran is the original founder of AxiCorp (AxiTrader) and has overseen the growth of the business from its humble beginnings 7 years ago to the global business it is today with significant operations in Sydney, London, Dubai and Moldova.

This is a very exciting and memorable day for AxiCorp. I have been looking for the right CEO to replace me who will take AxiCorp (AxiTrader) through its next growth stages. I found that person in Rajesh Yohannan. Not only does he have an impeccable resume but he shares the same values and passion I have for the industry and the potential of AxiCorp (AxiTrader),” said Goran Drapac.

Rajesh has joined AxiCorp (AxiTrader) after having been with OANDA for over 3 years. At OANDA, he was the CEO and Managing Director for OANDA Asia Pacific and managed the entire Asia region for the Company. Under his leadership, OANDA saw a massive growth in business across Asia, including becoming the number one forex broker in Singapore.

The financial services industry is going through an exciting period, with modern technology creating new business models and threatening existing ones. I truly believe that AxiCorp (AxiTrader) has the potential to become a global, digital, multi‐asset, new‐age brokerage firm that serves the needs of the modern day investor,” said Rajesh Yohannan, “Goran and his team have built a fantastic franchise and laid a strong foundation – it’s my job now to take the Company to the next level in its progress.