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Miami, FL, United States, 2013/10/03 - Global Strategic Investments (GSI), a Florida based Broker Dealer, today announced that Charlie O’Flaherty joined the firm as a Managing Director, Head of US Markets.
Mr. O’Flaherty will head up the firm’s mandate to expand their business to the US market.
“Charlie’s experience and expertise in structuring, trading, and distributing Fixed Income and Structured Products will be critical to the success of our US expansion,” said Orlando Medellin, President and CEO of Global Strategic Investments. “He has very strong customer relationships and a history of building successful businesses in the Capital Markets.”
Mr. O’Flaherty will be based in the firm’s Miami headquarters.
“The opportunity to head up Global Strategic Investments’ US market initiative is very exciting,” said Mr. O’Flaherty. “The principals are experts in the Fixed Income and Structured Products markets in Latin America and they understand the value of building a US business around offering both customers and issuers a premium alternative. Our US expansion will offer customers unique market insight and custom-tailored investment solutions while Issuers can expect growth in market penetration and expert execution.”
Before joining Global Strategic Investments, Mr. O’Flaherty served as Executive Vice President at the Bank of Ireland where he had responsibility for Structured Products, Funding, and Strategy. His 20 years of experience have seen him fill senior leadership roles at firms including ABN AMRO, Incapital and HSBC in the US, Asia and Europe.
Global Strategic Investments, LLC (GSI), founded in 2001, is an independent broker dealer headquartered in Florida. GSI is registered with the SEC (Securities and Exchange Commission), and is a member of FINRA (Financial Industry Regulatory Authority) and of SIPC (Securities Investor Protection Corporation). GSI is an affiliate of Global Securities Group (GSG), a Latin America-focused financial services group that brings together entrepreneurial professionals with congruent goals, in order to create affiliated businesses that render complementary financial services. GSG, founded in 1999, consists of an over 200 person strong team, 1.5 Billion US assets under management, local presence throughout Latin America and more than 110,000 global clients.
For further information on Global Strategic Investments contact Don Lee at +1(305)373-3326.