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Mark Gargano

Mark Anthony Gargano has 30 years of capital market experience managing offices in the United States, Europe, and Asia. 

Mark joined Bannockburn Global Forex, LLC as a partner in charge of southeast sales in November 2012.  Bannockburn Global Forex, LLC is a boutique capital markets trading firm specializing in currency advisory and execution services. We specialize in helping companies and high net worth families with foreign exchange execution and advisory.  The firm is purely client-oriented and their business model is to combine expert counsel and pre-trade analytics with low-cost execution.  Their mission is to be the most trusted foreign exchange partner in the market.

Prior to joining Bannockburn Global Forex, LLC, Mark worked at three large financial institutions; Wachovia, Fifth Third, and Morgan Stanley.  At Wachovia, Mark was Managing Director responsible for all foreign products and services globally for 13 years.  Under his leadership Wachovia grew to 7000 clients with 248 billion in global product turnover.    For Fifth Third Bank, Mark was Managing Director responsible for all capital market products.   Products included commodities, foreign exchange, Interest rate swaps, and futures hedging.   At Morgan Stanley Mark focused on marketing commodity hedging and foreign currency payment execution under CFTC/NFA with my first client being Bannockburn Global Forex in 2009.

Mark lives in Sandy Springs Georgia.  He received an Undergraduate degree in Business Administration at University of North Carolina at Charlotte paying his way through college.  To further Mark’s education, he completed the Global Executive MBA from Duke Fuqua School of Business.   Mark serves on several boards advising companies with global transactions.   Mark has four children, with his wife Erin an Executive at SunTrust Bank.

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