Media Spokespeople

Our media experts

From industry insights to market commentary, our
spokespeople are always available to talk to the media.

Corporate Spokespeople


Gavin Bambury

Chief Executive Officer

With more than 25 years of experience in the financial services industry, Gavin Bambury is the Chief Executive Officer of OANDA Group Corporation and an Executive Director on the OANDA Board, based in London.


Kurt Von Scheidt

Chief Operating Officer

Based in London, Kurt Von Scheidt is OANDA's Chief Operating Officer, responsible for leading the trading, product management, financial risk, business operations and FX Data service teams.

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Marcin Niewiadomski

Head of Europe, OANDA and Chief Executive Officer

Based in Warsaw, Marcin Niewiadomski is Head of Europe with OANDA, responsible for driving company growth throughout the EU27 region. He is also the CEO and President of the TMS Brokers management board.

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Yoshiharu Yanagisawa

Managing Director, Japan

Yoshi Yanagisawa is Managing Director and Representative Director with OANDA in Japan, responsible for driving business in one of the world's largest retail foreign exchange markets.

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Lucian Lauerman

Head of Digital Assets

Based in London, Lucian Lauerman is responsible for the growth of OANDA’s offerings in Digital Assets. He also leads a range of strategic corporate development initiatives globally for OANDA.

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Mark Chesterman

Head of Trading

With an extensive background in global capital markets and foreign exchange, Mark Chesterman is OANDA’s Head of Trading, responsible for leading the global trading team, quantitative analytics and research groups from the firm’s London office.

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Emmanuel Coulon

Chief Technology Officer

Based in London, Emmanuel Coulon is OANDA’s Chief Technology Officer, responsible for driving the firm’s global technology strategy and providing technical leadership across all areas of the business.


Philip Waters

Head of Asia Pacific and Emerging Markets, OANDA

Philip Waters is the Head of Asia Pacific and Emerging Markets for OANDA, responsible for all revenue-generating functions, including sales, relationship management, business development, operations, and marketing.

Market analysts


Craig Erlam

Senior Market Analyst, UK & EMEA

Focusing on fundamental and technical analysis while producing macroeconomic commentary, Craig Erlam’s views have been published in the Financial Times, Reuters and the International Business Times.

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Edward Moya

Senior Market Analyst, The Americas

With more than 20 years’ trading experience, Ed Moya is OANDA's Senior Market Analyst for the Americas, producing up-to-the-minute intermarket analysis, coverage of geopolitical events, central bank policies and market reaction to corporate news from his base in New York.


Kelvin Wong

Senior Market Analyst, APAC

Based in Singapore, Kelvin Wong is a well-established senior global macro strategist with over 15 years of experience trading and providing market research on foreign exchange, stock markets, and commodities.


Moheb Hanna

Market Analyst

With over 15 years' experience in the forex markets, on both the research and client relations sides, Moheb specialises in technical, trade-focused market analysis

Press releases

Catch up on the latest developments at OANDA, from recent appointments to platform enhancements and new trading features.

Our leadership

Meet the executive committee responsible for driving company growth, empowering technological innovation and strengthening our reputation.

Media centre

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