Gold-i executive Arun Lakhani left the MT4/MT5 integration specialist, Finance Magnates has learned.
According to people familiar with the matter, he will soon be joining an FCA regulated retail FX broker in a senior business development role.
Lakhani has not revealed any details about his new destination yet.
Gold-i is a provider of trading systems integration. The firm aims to help brokers reduce risk and differentiate in a very competitive market, the firm states on its linked in profile.
In addition to its growing product portfolio, Gold-i offers services in English, Chinese and Japanese and has offices in the UK, China and Australia.
Five years at Gold-i
Lakhani spent more than five years at the firm. He had joined Gold-i as a technical support engineer in 2015.
He then moved to a senior support engineer- and eventually a senior business development role at the company.
Lakhani’s career began as an IT technical specialist at Surrey police in 2012.
Gold-i has been expanding its business among the retail FX audience over the past two years from a mainly MT4 integrator and bridge provider, to a wider array of technology and services including MT4 and MT5 plug-ins, multi-asset liquidity solutions via its Gold-i Matrix NETwork, and business intelligence tools for brokers.
“Arun has been a fantastic employee for the last five years, moving from support to sales roles. He is now looking to broaden his experience in other areas and we wish him all the best in his new venture,” Tom Higgins, CEO at Gold-I, commented on Lakhani’s exit.