Meet Social Entrepreneur Greg Secker
If there was never a role model for young entrepreneurs to follow Greg Secker has officially filled that vacancy. The entrepreneur, philanthropist, and international speaker became a multimillionaire by his twenties. Which is a special achievement considering it takes many entrepreneurs 20 years before to become millionaires. The expert trader boasts one of the most successful track record and has become arguably the most successful trader in all of Europe in recent years.
Secker isn’t all about making a profit however. He is a committed philanthropist who believes strongly in giving back. His organization, the Greg Secker Foundation is a non-profit that focuses on improving the quality of life for the everyday man and woman. He is also the creator of trading Learn to Trade, the top trading company in Europe. He has a strong passion for helping others reach financial freedom and will guide them anyway he can. For his efforts he has been deemed one of the most influential philanthropists and social entrepreneurs in the world.
Greg Secker started his career as a trading technologist at Thomas Cook Financial Services. It was here that he began to make a name for himself. While at Thomas Cook he created the Virtual Trading Desk. For his innovation of the online forex trading platform he received the British Telecom Award.
Secker would later become the Vice President at Mellon Financial Corporation. When he felt he had learned enough in his position he left the company and went on to become a full time forex trader. His early years as a full time trader were far from glamorous, setting up a trading floor in his living room. His living room trading floor would be the foundation of his Knowledge to Action Group.
Secker received his education from the University of Nottingham in England. There he studied Agricultural and Food Sciences.