Mr. Secker is a currency trader, entrepreneur, international speaker and philanthropist. In 2003 he established the Knowledge to Action Group to manage several of his companies including The Greg Secker Foundation, FX Capital, Capital Index, Learn to Trade, Smart Charts and Global Success Summits. He says his organizations represent his commitment and passion to improve lives through strategy, coaching and support of others.
Greg Secker’s Professional and Education Background
Greg holds a Degree in Animal Physiology with European Studies in the field of Biochemistry, Molecular Biology and Biophysics from Nottingham University. He started off his career in Thomas Cook, a financial services company. Mr. Secker then moved into forex to found Virtual Trading Desk™, the first real-time forex online trading platform. VTD allows users to receive quotes on huge transactions in foreign exchange in real-time.
Looking to grow his career Greg, went on to serve as Vice President, BNY Mellon at the time a fortune 500 company in the US. Here, he learnt the basics of the trade from highly skilled traders he interacted with using the trading strategies learnt on travels to trading floors internationals growing his personal account in trading to the point he decided it best to leave BNY Mellon and venture on his own.
In about three months Greg Secker set up Learn to Trade from his home. Since 2003, Learn to Trade has opened offices in Australia, London, Philippines and South Africa. Thus far over 250,000 people have cultivated skills from their trading program through workshops and seminars. Greg’s company was awarded twice Best Educator in 2012 and 2013 by World Finance Magazine, Best Forex Trader Training UK 2015, Best Trading Education Product by Wealth and Finance Magazine also in 2015 and GBFRA for Best Forex Educators in Europe, UK, South Africa and Australasia from 2015 to 2017. Finally with Mr. Secker at the wheel of Corporate Leadership, Learn to Trade was named bestowed 17th position of “Philanthropic 30 Most Caring Companies” in UK.
Greg Secker as an Entrepreneur, Philanthropist and International Speaker
Greg’s passion is philanthropy and that’s why he established The Greg Secker Foundation a non-profit for charity dedicated to improving positively the lives of people across the world and has done some projects through raising of funds. As a speaker he is called upon to give market direction and has given talks in major channels like Bloomberg and CNBC. Mr. Secker stood the first entrepreneur to launch the Success Summit in South Africa 2013.