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Greg Secker is an author, a businessman, and a forex trader. He studied at the University of Nottingham where he earned a degree in Agricultural and Food Sciences. Secker started his career at Thomas Cook as a trading technologist. He is credited for his role in the creation of Virtual Trading Desk. This is an online trading platform. He was appointed the vice president of Mellon Financial when he was 25 and learned to become a trader. Secker left the company to become a full-time forex trader. He started the Knowledge to Action Group to teach others to trade.
The Knowledge to Action Group has held seminars on trading in several countries including New Zealand, Australia, and Ghana. The enterprise was one of the finalists of the National Business Awards in 2009 due to its growth and innovation. Secker is the author of Trading Your Way to Success and Financial Freedom through Forex. He has started other companies such as FX Capital, SmartCharts Software, Learn to Trade, and Capital Index.
Greg Secker was the keynote speaker at the National Achievers Congress that was held at the Excel London Exhibition Center in 2011. Secker mainly speaks on foreign exchange, trading, and how to succeed at it. He is frequently invited to offer his expert opinion on the market. He has spoken alongside popular figures such as Tony Blair, Robert Kiyosaki, Anthony Robbins, and Richard Branson. He is regularly featured on top media channels such as Bloomberg and CNBC.
Greg started the Greg Secker Foundation in 2010. It is a non-profit that seeks to improve the quality of life for people around the world. The foundation accomplishes this by partnering with youth programs to teach life skills and leadership skills to members of the community. He went to the Philippines where he launched the “Build a House, Build a Home” project. The mission of the project was to develop a hundred permanent homes in the Lemery region. Secker was named a member of the Board of Ambassadors for City Philanthropy a few months ago. He was named among the top 200 most influential philanthropists and social entrepreneurs This year.