GTN Appoints New Global Head of Fintech to Push Global Expansion Plans

GTN Appoints New Global Head of Fintech to Push Global Expansion Plans

by July 28, 2022

Global Trading Network (GTN), a fintech-powered global trading and investment ecosystem, has appointed Ankit Shah as Global Head of Fintech as it continues strengthening its management team.

As Global Head of Fintech, he will strengthen and grow GTN’s proposition for fintech firms on their journey to simplify and democratise trading and investment on global markets.

Ankit joins from Interactive Brokers, where he was Executive Director leading the firm’s business unit in India.

He brings nearly 16 years of experience from across the fintech industry, including senior strategy and business development roles.

GTN has developed trading and investment tools designed for fintechs and a robust suite of APIs that allows their end clients to experience a seamless journey from onboarding to trading to reporting to funds and banking.

Manjula Jayasinghe

Manjula Jayasinghe

Commenting on the appointment, Manjula Jayasinghe, the Group CEO of GTN said,

“We are excited to have Ankit joining Team GTN.


His vast experience in serving institutional customers as well as his in-depth product knowledge will contribute to GTN’s global expansion drive.”

Ankit Shah

Ankit Shah

Ankit Shah added,

“I am excited to join GTN for its visionary leadership at the forefront of innovation and digital transformation to facilitate trading and investment flow across regions.


In my role, I look forward to partnering with fintech companies globally, leveraging GTN’s framework for their end clients to gain access to global markets seamlessly and cost-effectively. Ensuring that fintech firms can make the user experience effortless is key to their success, and GTN has the tools needed to support them.”

GTN aspires to be the partner of choice enabling fintechs through innovation and added value in their journey of growth and expansion.


About GTN Group

GTN Group is headquartered at Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC) with regulated operating subsidiaries in Dubai and Singapore that serve the Middle East and Asia and its dedicated technology development centre in Colombo, Sri Lanka. GTN Group currently has a team of 250 employees with the common purpose of creating the most comprehensive trading ecosystem globally. GTN operates a B2B and B2B2C business model, allowing customers access to over 80 markets and multiple asset classes using its proprietary trading and investment platform. Please visit for more information about GTN, or connect with us on LinkedIn