LCG appoints three non-executive directors

10 November 2014

Online financial services and spread betting firm London Capital Group Holdings (LCG) has appointed Dr. Charles Poncet, Dimitri Goulandris and Julien Cohen as non-executive directors with immediate effect.

Poncet is a leading arbitration specialist, has been a practicing lawyer for more than 25 years and currently serves as chairman of shipping company Sogemco.

Goulandris has around 20 years' experience in the financial services sector, having spent eight years with Morgan Stanley and also founding private equity firm Whtiney & Company.

Cohen has worked for 15 years in general corporate management and financial investment and previously served as a major shareholder at combat vehicle manufacturer Panhard General Defence.

Charles-Henri Sabet, executive chairman of LCG, said: “I am delighted to welcome Charles, Dimitri and Julien to the board and know that their broad skills and experience will be a real asset to the company as we prepare for our move into overseas markets.

“A combination of their collective experience across a broad spectrum of financial and professional services, coupled with their extensive knowledge of transacting across borders, provides the group's executive leadership team with the support needed as we progress with the next stage of development across our chosen business lines and selected product offerings.”

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