Philip Norton

Philip Norton is responsible for making BGC's services accessible to customers all over the world and developing the e-Commerce team to meet the needs of our growing business. His key role is to ensure BGC's clients and brokers have access to the best technical expertise and support within the global financial marketplace. Mr. Norton joined BGC in May 2004.

He began his career in financial markets in 1984, trading Eurobonds for Smith Barney, Harris Upham, followed by 11 years at Cantor Fitzgerald, managing businesses that broker European Government Bonds. His next move was to Head of Sales for eSpeed International in London, where he oversaw the introduction of eSpeed to the European financial markets.

In 1999 he became Global Head of Sales at eSpeed, where he drove the sales effort for eSpeed’s Software Solutions and eSpeed’s online initiatives and added new products to the eSpeed electronic trading platform.