July 9, 2019
VANCOUVER, CANADA, Voleo Trading Systems Inc. (TRAD: TSX-V) (“Voleo”, the “Company”), is pleased to announce the appointment of Ms. Morgen Sullivan as VP Growth and Mr. Chitman Uppal as VP Compliance and Operations.
Ms. Sullivan joins the Voleo team with an extensive legal background in developing strategies to progress company initiatives and advanced leadership with cross-functional teams. Over the past twelve years, she has served as counsel for a major transportation company based in the United States, most recently as Associate General Counsel, managing an internal team of lawyers and legal technology professionals. Ms. Sullivan’s legal background and advocacy skills will be leveraged to identify, secure, and negotiate business-to-business (B2B) contracts with financial institutions. Given the core focus for the growth of Voleo’s business is in the United States, Ms. Sullivan will operate out of a satellite office in Jacksonville, Florida. Ms. Sullivan has earned her J.D. from Duke University School of Law as well as a BA, Economics from Dartmouth College.
Mr. Uppal has spent the last four years providing financial analysis and strengthening client relationships through his positions with Sun Life Financial and Setter Capital. Based out of Toronto, Mr. Uppal has liaised with Limited Partners (LP) to help them achieve liquidity risk management and asset allocation goals through strategic and opportunistic acquisitions and sales of private equity, real estate, infrastructure, and hedge fund investments. Mr. Uppal earned a Double-Degree Master of Business Administration (MBA)/Master of Finance (MFin) from the Lazaridis School of Business & Economics at Wilfrid Laurier University.
Thomas Beattie, CEO of Voleo, commented, “We are very excited to welcome Ms. Sullivan and Mr. Uppal to the team at Voleo. Both additions will be an integral part of our growth strategy as we continue our focus at being a leading stock trading platform in the U.S. We are confident in our team and we look forward to the next stages in our development.”
About Voleo Trading Systems Inc.
Voleo is a mobile fintech company that is transforming the retail investing space through its powerful, collaborative investing platform. Voleo’s equity trading platform operates on native iOS and Android devices, as well as a companion web application. Voleo has increased retail investor participation in the stock market by breaking down barriers to entry, facilitating trust and improving financial literacy. The product is being white-labeled by major financial institutions around the world as an innovative product to engage, retain and acquire retail customers.
For more information on Voleo, please visit our Investor Relations website at ir.myvoleo.com.
ON BEHALF OF THE VOLEO BOARD
Chief Executive Officer
|Voleo is part of the King & Bay group of companies. King & Bay is a merchant bank that specializes in identifying, funding, developing and supporting growth opportunities in the technology, resource, aviation, and sectors.|
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