Greg Secker is one of the most successful investors with active participation in business, philanthropy and international speaking. Born in 1975, Greg has a passion for improving the lives of others and has companies whose main objective is coaching, strategy and supporting individuals in attaining their goals. He founded Knowledge to Action in the year 2003, which consists of over five companies that offer diverse services across the globe. The Greg Secker Foundation is also a non-profit making organization whose main purpose is transforming the lives of people across the world through coaching and motivational services.
Greg began his career while working at Thomas Cook Financial Services, where he worked for several years before moving to foreign exchange business where he ran a brand called Virtual Business Desk. VBD was the first online platform for foreign exchange that allowed customers to acquire real-time quotes for great foreign exchange transactions. He quickly progressed in his career and ended up being appointed as the vice president of Mellon Financial Corporation.
While working in this bank, he was able to meet some of the best traders in the world. Using experience he acquired from visits to numerous international trading floors, his personal trading account grew to a point where he decided to leave Mellon Financial Corporation and began his trading floor at home. After three months, his company Learn to Trade was born. Over the years, the company grew to have offices in some capitals across the world. It has been able to train over 200,000 people in Learn to Trade Training Programs across the world.
Greg also has a passion for philanthropy, and this was recognized through being nominated in the top 200 most influential philanthropists and social entrepreneurs by Richtopia 2017. He was position 151 in this list of persons who have contributed proactively in the creation of awareness of vital matters across the globe. Greg Secker is also a renowned international as well as motivational speaker. He has spoken in great market channels such as Bloomberg and CNBC. He also has a passion for charities and has promoted numerous charity events in Africa and Europe.