His position includes expanding BGC’s existing broking business into other product areas. Previously Mr. Webster held similar roles as Executive managing Director and General Manager in London and before this, in the same role for the Americas business. He assumed this responsibility in July 2009 and worked successfully to build the operations by increasing the number of staff and overseeing geographic expansion into key markets, as well as the introduction of new product offerings to customers.
Mr. Webster has over 30 years of capital markets experience in broking and management. He joined BGC in late 2004 from ICAP, where he was CEO for Asia and the Middle East, based in Sydney.