eToro UK CEO Iqbal Gandham Resigns, Joins CoinBurp


CoinBurp, a cryptocurrency trading platform, announced that former eToro UK CEO Iqbal Gandham has joined CoinBurp as a non-executive advisor to oversee its growth strategy and future Series A funding.

24 September 2020 | AtoZ Markets – CoinBurp is one of the UK’s largest crypto brokers. Since its launch in 2019, the CoinBurp, FCA Regulated Broker, has onboarded over 2000 new customers, facilitated over 2000 transactions. The broker recently added EOS and Euro to the currency list and improved its customer services.

CoinBurp Hires Former UK CEO of eToro

Former eToro UK CEO Iqbal Gandham has joined CoinBurp as a non-executive advisor. Gandham will oversee CoinBurp’s ongoing growth strategy and focus on securing future Series A funding rounds. Iqbal Gandham has a unique perspective at crypto from both trading and regulatory angle. His views are always well thought out and good at arousing debates. Peter Wood, CEO and Co-Founder of CoinBurp, stated:

“We’re very excited to have a veteran member of the UK’s Fintech industry across several fields, joining and guiding our growth strategy as we start to scale our business. We’re confident that Iqbal will play an important part in CoinBurp’s continued success as we continue on our path for mass-adoption.”

Who is Iqbal Gandham?

Iqbal Gandham was the CEO of eToro UK. He joined eToro as UK Managing Director in 2016 and was in charge of new product development and growth in the UK. He was also responsible for launching eToro’s crypto trading operations. eToro is a global multi-asset investment platform, with approximately 12 million users worldwide. However, Gandham left eToro last July.

Before eToro, he worked at senior positions as a CMO and CTO with several well-known companies. He was Chief Business Strategist at Nutmeg, an online investment manager. He helped Nutmeg to grow from an unnamed brand to managing over £500 million in assets. Moreover, his background includes serving as Chief Business Strategist at cloud computing company Nivio and serving as Chief Technology Officer and co-founder for Net4 India.

Gandham is also Chairman of the UK crypto organization, CryptoUK. The organization works closely with other industry members and the Crypto Asset Task Force. It also aims to develop regulatory guidelines for the UK crypto industry.

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