Our diverse team of professionals brings decades of industry expertise from the financial world and other related industries. Our multicultural group of talented individuals work together, driven by the same goal, that of excellence. Ensuring your investments are taken care of, our people combine proven research with the most effective investing tools available today to make your trading experience superior. At JFD we demonstrate that teamwork and success are achievable, and come hand-in-hand!
Lars Gottwik has an unrivalled expertise in financial markets, as a former member of BörseGo / Godmode-Trader.de, and is a nation-wide acclaimed financial markets analyst and trading coach across German speaking territories. As a passionate trader himself, Lars developed his own company, creating automated trading strategies. A repeat speaker for prestigious institutions, such as Deutsche Bank / X-Markets and Börse Stuttgart, Lars has run various popular webinars attracting over 500 sophisticated traders online daily. This led to him to set up our ‘Just, Fair and Direct’ brokerage agency, where he is Partner and CEO today.
Joseph has been working in the financial industry for the past six years as a legal advisor and consultant and has extensive experience in the fields of finance and corporate law, compliance, AML regulation and internal audit. He holds LL.B and LL.M, and is approved by the FCA as CF10/CF11. After having worked for a while at JFD, Joseph was delighted to be asked to become a non-executive director of the board.
Iakovos has extensive experience within the professional services sector, having worked for PwC’s Advisory and Assurance service line in Cyprus for seven years, where he qualified as a Chartered Accountant under the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (ICAEW). He has also been responsible for the internal trainings and support of employees as a Technology Champion to ensure the smooth integration of technology within the firm. He has developed great insight working alongside high profile clients worldwide, and he is very excited to be part of a growing international firm in the position of the Chief Financial Officer at JFD Brokers.
Formerly heading the FRA department (Cyprus and London) and Executive Academy departments in one of the leading advisory firms of Cyprus, Demetris has also worked at Arthur Andersen/Deloitte in London, in M&A in BNP Paribas New York, and at the Bank of Cyprus. With numerous certifications and degrees under his belt, he is now studying for a PhD in Entrepreneurship while focusing his professional experience in the investment sector. His vast array of qualifications includes being a Fellow Chartered Accountant (FCA), a practising member of the ICPAC and ICAEW, and an approved HRDA External Trainer and licensed Mediator. JFD is honoured to welcome Demetris as a non-executive member of its Board of Directors.
Daniela’s background in International Economics, and her previous experience in a company that specialises in tax refunds for corporate entities, gave her the hands on experience with the law and tax authorities that she uses today. Working her way up to become Chief Partnership Officer of JFD, Daniela believes that having established solid relationships with partners is one of the key ways to build company growth.
Mihail Kamburov began his career at JFD as an experienced trader with a Bachelor’s Degree in Finance and a Master’s Degree in Corporate Finance from the University of Economics in Varna, Bulgaria. Over the years, he developed a real passion for investment and global economics, working with complex insurance models and investment processes, and obtaining a realistic and comprehensive view of the financial industry. With an interest in statistics, combined with extensive knowledge in financial analytics, Mihail specialised in the fields of Algorithmic Trading and Portfolio Management. Growing from Trading Systems Developer in the Proprietary Trading Department for JFD Germany, to Head of Platform Development and then Operations Director of JFD, Mihail is now responsible for implementing the company's strategic decisions in its global expansion.