Greg Secker was born in 1975. He is an entrepreneur besides being an international speaker too. He is a master trader along with a philanthropist. He had founded the Knowledge to Action Group in 2003. This is a group of several companies. These include Learn to Trade, besides the Smart Chart Software, as well as Capital Index, along with The Greg Secker Foundation. All these organizations are working together in order to teach people how they can excel themselves in trading. This would help them to improve their lives.
Greg Secker is a self-made man. He did not inherit his riches. His background is quite humble. He started his career by working at Thomas Cook Financial services. Then he moved on to foreign exchange. At this time he creates a new business. This was The Virtual Trading Desk. It was a platform that offered an online Forex trading system. Besides, this acted in real-time. In this way, traders were able to get quotes for all kinds of foreign exchange transactions as they were using it real-time.
Greg Secker became the Vice President of Mellon Financial Corporation. This is a Fortune 500 investment bank in the United States. At this time, he was doing a lot of traveling and visiting various international trading centers. This allowed his knowledge of trading to grow immensely. Within three months, he opened Learn to Trade. Today this company is considered as a global leader in providing trading education. It has three offices today which are located in London, Australia, besides South Africa. The company has managed this kind of expansion within just 13 years. During this time, the company has educated more than 200,000 people through seminars and workshops about how to do trading.
He got started in this business when he noticed that there were a lot of people who were struggling to do trading. This was because there was not enough education available for people that they could access. Besides, the stakes of doing trading are really high. This is why Greg Secker wanted them to have this tool so that they could trade in foreign transactions too.