Meet the ACY Connect Leadership team.
Jimmy is a progressive and transformative fintech entrepreneur and business leader with a deep understanding and passion for the financial markets, financial services industry and technology. He is a seasoned leader with a flair to innovate and rethink the status quo.
Jimmy’s vision is to create technologies that enhance user experiences, allow businesses to grow and provide end users a product they love to use. With a degree in Economics & Finance from Australia’s prestigious Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology (RMIT) and a background in Australian financial services that spans over 10 years, including serving as Responsible Manager for AFSL companies.
Winson is the founder and director of ACY Group of companies. He has over 14 years of experience in the financial services industry. He holds a Bachelor Degree in Computer Science and a Master’s Degree in Marketing from the University of Queensland. Winson started his professional career in 2004 where he held management positions for several large corporations across Telecommunication and Energy sector prior to working in the financial services industry. After working for one of the leading CFD brokers for 6 years, Winson founded ACY with his business partner Jimmy Ye in 2013.
Winson is responsible for the day-to-day operations of the group business. Overseeing the sales, finance, legal, and compliance function of the group of companies. Winson leads the risk management framework strategy development, dealing directly with the regulators and delivering reporting obligations as the financial services licensee.
Andrew’s financial markets career began over 30 years ago in the Interbank market, which saw him trading on behalf of some of the biggest banks globally in financial hubs such as New York, Tokyo, Singapore and Sydney. Then in 2003, Andrew seized an opportunity to move into the relatively infant online trading space, where he continued to build expertise in the ever evolving digital Interbank, Prime Broker and Institutional segments.
This intimate first-hand knowledge saw Andrew build from the ground up, two globally recognised Prime of Primes, as well as multiple Retail brokerages, with footprints across Asia, Europe, the US, Middle East and Africa.