Greg Secker is a financial professional who made his career as a forex trader. He now teaches others how to do forex trading which is the trading of international currencies in order to turn a profit. He teaches people his system around the world at conferences and workshops. He also created the Greg Secker Foundation in order to help young people gain an education and learn important life skills.
When working at Thomas Cook Financial Services, Greg Secker developed a forex trading platform he called, “Virtual Trading Desk”. It was the first piece of software that allowed people to follow forex markets in real-time. This success led to him eventually joining Mellon Financial Corporation as a vice-president. Eventually, his success at forex trading let to that earning him more money per year than his job at Mellon Financial so he left that position. He started to work from home on his forex trading platform and eventually decided to teach others what he does.
The first company that Greg Secker established was “Learn to Trade”. It is through this business entity that he teaches people his skills. This company now has offices in multiple countries such as South Africa, the UK, Australia, and the Philippines. To date he has helped over 200,000 people learn to trade currencies.
It was in 1997 that Greg Secker earned his university education. He holds degrees in animal physiology with European studies, molecular biology, biochemistry, and biophysics which he earned at the University of Nottingham. He has been working for his own company since April 2003 which is the year Learn to Trade was established. He also owns and operates another company, Knowledge to Action Ltd., which he started in February 2004.
The Greg Secker Foundation was established in February 2010. His foundation supports people through a number of organizations such as The Christmas Basket Brigade which provides gifts to people at Christmas time that otherwise wouldn’t receive one. Another program he supports is the Early Childhood Development Program. This program, located in South Africa, helps young people in underprivileged communities acquire a quality education.