Global social trading and investment platform, eToro, has strengthened its Russian business with the appointment of George Verbitsky as managing director.
George Verbitsky is a financier, trader and money manager with more than 10 years’ experience in global markets. He has held several senior business development positions in companies such as Microsoft Russia, Thomson Reuters and TradingView. George has experience working in several startups, including an individual traders’ social network, an asset management consulting company, and a diversified algorithmic cryptocurrency fund.
George Verbitsky said, “Using innovative technology, eToro offers users unique investment options, including a clear and safe way to invest in blockchain and cryptocurrencies. The company has great growth potential in Russia, and I’m looking forward to playing my part in helping it grow, as managing director in Russia and CIS”.
Yoni Assia, CEO and co-founder said, “We think George will be a huge asset for eToro. He brings a deep understanding of financial markets and cryptocurrencies, and has a strong background in business development. He will no doubt strengthen our ability to grow this side of our business and improve the products and services we are able to offer our users in Russia. I am confident he will make a significant contribution to the role”.