Greg Secker is revered entrepreneur, author, and philanthropist. He is famous for his outstanding foreign exchange expertise. He has also been featured by different media stations for his efforts in educating the public on financial trading. As an author, Secker has written many books such as Trading Your Way to Success and Financial Freedom Through Forex. He has also made significant contributions on different books, including The Book of Success: Everything You Ever Wanted To Know About Success. Greg has founded many companies such as the SmartCharts Software, FX Capital, Capital Index, and Learn To Trade. He also funds The Greg Secker Foundation.
The forex trading expert was born in 1975 in Norfolk, England. Greg is a graduate of the celebrated University of Nottingham where he pursued agricultural and food sciences. Although he does not have university education on the financial markets, Secker decided to work towards enhancing his knowledge in the competitive field. To this end, he secured a job as a trading technologist with the Thomas Cook Financial Services in the mid-1990s. At the company, he developed forex trading systems. After a short while, Secker had mastered the technology. In 1998, he created his e-commerce, the Virtual Trading Desk. This innovative and interactive online forex platform saw him earn the British Telecom Awards in the same year.
By the time he was celebrating his 25th birthday, Secker was at the apex of the corporate chain. He was appointed the vice president of Mellon Financial Corporation. This appointment gave the young entrepreneur the opportunity to gain trading skills from different experts. After rendering his services for the firm for a few years, Greg retired. Secker’s retirement was informed by his plan to become a full-time forex trader. He started this new life by setting up a trading floor in his living room. He soon founded the Knowledge to Action Group to mentor people on trading strategies.
Greg Secker has also spoken at many conferences. He was the keynote speaker at the National Achievers Congress, which was held in 2011 at the Excel London Exhibition Centre. Greg is also a renowned philanthropist, who contributes towards education, leadership, and life skills through The Greg Secker Foundation. Notably, Secker is a member of the board of Ambassadors for City Philanthropy.