GFI Expands Asia Data Team

Interdealer broker GFI has expanded its market data and Fenics salesforce in Asia-Pacific with the hires of Patrick Gassner as head of market data sales for Asia in Hong Kong; Lionel Chan as product specialist heading the North Asia Fenics implementation group, based in Hong Kong; and John Betts as head of Fenics account management for Asia in Singapore.

Gassner was previously data solution specialist at Thomson Reuters, while Chan was formerly a systems analyst at BNP Paribas, and Betts was an