Though Greg Secker is a standout talent in the world of public speaking, he is also an accomplished entrepreneur, master trader, and a passionate philanthropist.
Secker spent several years as a financial trader before he began publicly speaking about his experiences. The English businessman started his venture into the industry as a developer of foreign exchange trading systems employed by Thomas Cook Financial Services. Only a year after he graduated from the University of Nottingham he was awarded with the British Telecom Award for innovation in e-commerce.
Secker’s career really took off after he made the shift to the foreign exchange business and created the Virtual Trading Desk (VTD), a first of its kind real-time Forex trading platform. His ownership of VTD landed him the position of Vice President at Mellon Financial Corporation.
At Mellon Financial he learned invaluable information about financial trading from proven traders. He decided to use the information he had gathered and apply it to his personal trading. His account rose to a degree where he felt comfortable leaving the company and becoming a full-time forex trader. He then set up a trading floor in his living room and began advising people on trading strategies. In a few months he created his second company Knowledge to Action Group, aka Learn to Trade.
Learn to Trade has grew vastly in the last decade. Hundreds of thousands of people have attended workshops and trading seminars hosted by the company. Secker is now an international speaker who’s spoken on numerous significant market channels like CNBC and Bloomberg. His speeches are known to be both helpful and captivating.
A millionaire by his mid twenties Secker believes he’s been blessed exponentially and has a duty to give back. He has provided funding to a variety of charitable causes over the years. In 2011 he founded the Greg Secker foundation, a non-profit organization dedicated to helping individuals find happiness.
Secker is also an author. He has written several books that expand upon the things he says in his speeches during seminars. Some of the more noticeable ones are Financial Freedom Through Forex, Trading Your Way to Success and The Book Of Success: Everything You Ever Wanted To Know About Success.