Fadi Kassis – Managing Partner

1999 – Graduated University of Sydney – Economics & Finance
2001 – Diploma in Applied Finance from the Securities of Australia
2001 – Joined Merrill Lynch middle office in the US Client Services
2001 – Joined Commerzbank as middle office in Equity Derivatives
2002 – Promoted to Equity Derivatives Trader on the Interbank Listed and OTC Desk
2005 – Moved to Dresdner Kleinwort to Equity Derivatives Single Stocks
2008 – Founded Forte Securities as an inter-dealer broker in Equities and Equity Derivatives

Steven Robert Seman – Senior Partner

1995 – Graduate University of Oxford – Physics
1995 – Joined UBS as Option Trader for proprietary book on Liffe
1998 – Became Market maker and risk manager for CZK & GRD Swaps, FRA’s and Bonds
1999 – UBS AG Frankfurt, German equity derivatives trader
2001 – Promoted to Director of UBS AG Frankfurt
2002 – Head of Pan European Single Stock derivatives UBS AG London
2003 – Trading Pan European single stock derivatives Deutsche Bank London
2007 – Trading Pan European single stock derivatives Credit Suisse London

Marco Bach –  CFA – Chief Financial Officer

1995 – Abitur at OSZ Handel business school in Berlin
1996 – Started a apprenticeship at Deutsche Bank
1997 – Joined Commerzbank moved to the trading desk in 2002 developing and implementing strategies
2006 – Moved to Citigroup London to run the TMT book main focus was to develop proprietary trade ideas
2006 – Marco worked extensively with cash traders to increase the use of derivatives by Citigroup’s institutional clients