Anthony Griffin appointed Managing Director of OANDA Australia

SYDNEY, 21 June 2017 

A global leader in online multi-asset trading services, OANDA is pleased to announce Anthony Griffin has joined the firm as Managing Director of OANDA Australia, based in Sydney. A seasoned professional with more than 30 years financial industry experience, Griffin has worked with several world-class brokers over the years, playing an instrumental role in driving company expansion and implementing strong corporate governance policies. He will be responsible for driving OANDA’s continued growth throughout Australia in the coming years.

Kazuaki Takabatake, CEO of OANDA Asia Pacific, said, “We are extremely pleased to welcome Anthony to OANDA. An industry veteran with a proven track record, he brings with him an unrivalled knowledge of FX and CFD trading, and a deep-seated understanding of the Australia market, which will be invaluable as we shape the company’s strategy in the years to come.”

Griffin commented, “I am delighted to be joining OANDA as the head of Australia. While the company is still a relative newcomer in the local market, I am confident we will continue to drive growth thanks to our world-class brand, institutional-grade multi-asset-class platform, award-winning education program and legacy of integrity. I look forward to building on the foundations of our success, pursuing untapped opportunities on the ground and introducing a new generation of traders to OANDA in the process.”


A global leader in online multi-asset trading services, OANDA combines award-winning technology and institutional-grade execution across a wide range of asset classes, enabling clients to trade global market indices, commodities, treasuries, precious metals and currencies on one of the world’s fastest platforms. The company also offers OANDA Rates™, a corporate solution that helps the world’s leading audit firms, taxation authorities and MNCs mitigate currency risk, improve efficiencies and optimise working capital. Established in 1996, OANDA has offices in the world’s most active financial markets including New York, London, Singapore, Tokyo, Toronto and Sydney and is fully regulated by six major authorities.

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Media Contact:
Illka Gobius
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