A Different Perspective podcast: Ian Strafford Taylor, CEO of Equals Group

Ian Strafford Taylor

CEO of Equals Group

This week Nick talks to Ian Strafford Taylor, CEO of Equals Group.

Ian co-founded FairFX, which became Equals Group, in 2006 becoming CEO in 2012.  Having previously held a number of senior investment banking roles, Ian left UBS, after 13 years, as Global Head of Securities Borrowing & Lending, Fixed Income Repo and Prime Brokerage. Ian is a chartered accountant, qualifying with Arthur Andersen in 1985.

Ian and Nick discuss Ian’s career, the evolution of Equals Group and opportunities for the business going forward.

Ian recommends Tom Clancy as a good read and also his love of cryptic crosswords, preferring the The Times on the way into the office and The Telegraph on the way home.

A Different Perspective is a Zeus podcast, hosted by Nick Searle, Equity Sales. Here, Nick interviews interesting characters from the world of business and finance, to uncover a different perspective.

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