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As a premium, one stop shop for investment decision support, we firmly believe the best way to support your brokerage business is by facilitating the long-lasting success of your investing customers. We help them find and validate new opportunities, time their trades, learn about financial markets, and manage their risk. Our online broker solutions harness an award-winning fusion of automated AI analytics, beautiful user interfaces and registered investment adviser expertise.

Meet the talented faces guiding Trading Central

Our founders, leaders and core innovators come from diverse backgrounds on the trading floor, guiding online brokerage product strategy teams, user experience and more.

Alain Pellier

CEO & Co-Founder
Alain co-founded Trading Central in 1999 after several years spent in the City of London working for various financial institutions. A leader in the investment space, Alain graduated from ICMA Centre (UK) (MSc) and Paris-based Dauphine University (M.A. and PhD).

Romain Gandon

Chief Strategy Officer
Romain co-founded Trading Central in 1999 after working in London for Tokyo Mitsubishi International in its Equity Business Group. Romain has more than 25 years in the investment space and holds an MSc International Securities, Investment and Banking from the ICMA Centre at Henley Business School. Romain oversees TC's Research, Product Strategy and Operations.

Jerome Favresse

Chief Operating Officer
Jerome is a cross-asset strategist with over 15-years of investment banking experience, busy incubating new decision-support algos and AI. He specializes in Research & Strategy, Big Data, News and Sentiment Analytics. Jerome holds a Master of Science (MSc) from Bordeaux Management School in France.

David Sypher

VP of Product Strategy
David is a pioneer in Canada's online investing industry with 25 years focused on the delivery of mass market investment solutions. David's team delivers the vision, strategy and tactical roadmap for TC's awarded product suite. Previously, he graduated with an Honours BCom in Finance from McMaster University and was a leader in the Product & Technology areas within TD Bank Group.

Julien Heiderscheid

VP of Global Solutions
Julien has been providing B2B solutions to global institutions for 25 years. In charge of TC business development since 2000, he opened the London, New York and Hong Kong branches to further expand the firm’s global network. Julien holds a degree in Management from Rutgers University and speaks 4 languages fluently.

Lilian Appenheimer

Global Director of Customer Success
Lilian has excelled in creating value and meaningful relationships with customers, while managing international, multi-cultured teams in the investment industry for nearly 10 years. Prior to joining the company, she led the customer support teams of two Online Broker houses.

Kathryn St. John

Senior Director of User Experience
Kathryn has in-depth knowledge of software development, quant analytics and trading user experience amassed through startup days with Recognia. Kathryn's team continually transforms TC's products to deliver modern, engaging experiences; and helps brokers envision how to deliver actionable insights to their customers. (Honours Bachelor of Computer Science, CMT I)

Cedric Vairelles-Moroz

Chief Financial Officer
Cédric has been working in the financial environment for more than 18 years. He holds the position of Chief Financial Officer and Chief Compliance officer. Before joining the TC Group, Cédric began his career at Ernst and Young and worked for Generali Finances, BayernLB bank and GFI Group. He holds an Executive Master in Finance from HEC Paris.

Steve Hyde

Director of Operations & Quality Assurance
Steve brings 25 years of experience in customer support, quality assurance and IT operations to TC. His team ensures our high product quality, continuous systems delivery and worldwide availability. A career manager since the 80's, Steve was trained at Algonquin in networking topology and software administration.

Sandra Matthews

Director of Customer Success
For over 10 years, Sandra has worked to ensure every TC client feels valued and that their needs are met. Prior to joining TC, she worked on Ottawa's Economic Development team to create global awareness for the city's high tech community. Her degree in Political Science from Carleton University brings the team an awareness of international politics and economics.

Jeffrey Zhang

Head of China Business Development
Jeffrey has 15 years experience in financial markets. Before joining TC in 2007, he worked at Agricultural bank of China and FinanceOne Financial consulting Co in Shanghai. He has been invited as a guest speaker to many financial conferences in Asia and is often quoted by Bloomberg News.

Mike Mullen

Director of Product Development
Mike has over 25 years of development experience including 17 years of focus in fintech at TC. Mike leads the Ottawa & Paris teams developing TC's new innovations, enhancements to the existing product suite and the analytics that drive the system. He holds a BSc in Mathematics and a MEng in Industrial Engineering.

Remy Gaussens

Head of Global Research
Rémy has over 15 years experience in financial markets. Before joining TC in 2003, he worked for the CIC. He is the author of “Optimize your investment strategies”, and has been invited as a guest speaker to many well known financial conferences.

Flexible delivery

The unique versatility and flexibility of Trading Central's solutions makes it simple to deliver the insight your investors need to succeed:
Our analysts are highly practiced in delivering live, educational presentations on investing and how events drive markets. Our professional journalists record directly from the floor of the NYSE. Finally, our team of UX and Customer Success experts help train internal stakeholders and stimulate usage.
We offer a variety of technical and fundamental analytics, proven to measurably help investors participate in financial markets. We provide real-time data on live charts, backtested strategies and research on all global assets. Our dynamic product suite aims to find actionable, customized investment strategies across all asset classes, validate investment decisions, and manage risk all while providing a transparent and intuitive experience. View Products
Our innovation unit “TC Labs” is based out of the French Riviera’s technology park, Sophia Antipolis and will focus on developing the firm’s new artificial intelligence algorithms, alternative data streams and bold new ways to better support investment decisions in the ever-evolving digital space. “Here at Trading Central, we pride ourselves in our mission to support investment decisions through innovation,” says Alain Pellier, CEO and co-founder of Trading Central. “Today’s investors are searching for more robust, automated solutions that offer a full financial picture for an asset of interest. Trading Central Labs is our way of showcasing our dedication to anticipating and accommodating the adapting needs of our online brokerage and institutional customers.” Explore the TC Labs website.

Our rapid growth, unmatched market coverage, and customer loyalty are true measures of our success.