About Dubai's Professional Trading Group
DPTG DMCC was incorporated in 2007 as Dubai Professional Trading Group DMCC, initially owned 40% by Government of Dubai through DMCCA, with the remaining 60% held privately. It was the first professional trading floor in the Middle East and it continues to be the sector leader in the region.
Operating from an extensive professional trading floor in Jumeirah Lakes Towers, together with an adjoining dedicated trader training facility, DPTG has an international team of experienced professionals to implement its mission:
The DPTG office is located on the 31st Floor of the Liwa Heights Building, Cluster W in Jumeirah Lake Towers
Come and visit us.
Our trading floor is open from 9.00am until very late, Monday to Friday when international markets are open.
Telephone: +971 44 258700
DPTG - Management Team
|James Hume - Chairman - ACIB; MBA - San Francisco, USA|
|James is a Partner in Morra Capital, an investment company and Director/CFO of Dove Energy Group DIFC, involved in the exploration and production of oil in the Yemen and in the Middle East. James has also served as Senior Executive Officer of the DIFC Branch of Jersey based Volaw Trust & Corporate Services Limited; Senior Executive Officer of IDS International Limited; a specialist investment fund administration company and as Executive Vice President, DIFC, responsible for all aspects of business development strategy implementation. His 30 year career includes 16 years at the Bank of America, in a number of international positions including Global Treasurer - The Private Bank; San Francisco and London.|
|Edward Allington - Chief Executive Officer - BSc (Hons) Geochemistry - The University of Edinburgh, UK|
|Edward has 11 years of proprietary futures trading experience, beginning at MacFutures in London after graduation and continuing as a backed sovereign debt derivatives prop trader with Refco and Marex Spectron. He established his own trading firm Mantis Capital in Dubai in 2008 before heading up operations and training traders for Bluewater Financials Pte, a private fund in Singapore. He is also a certified International Compliance Officer and is completing a master of laws in International Finance and Banking Law.|
|Shoaib Qureshi - Training & Business Development Manager |
|Shoaib been actively trading futures for 7 years and has experience in fixed income, commodity, FX and equity markets. He began his trading career as a teenager having gone through one of the first training courses offered by DPTG in 2007. Since then, he has enjoyed sustainable growth as a trader and as an investment professional. He has in the past advised various funds and start up projects on becoming successful within the Middle East. He is also part way through the CFA program and is passionate about teaching and mentoring beginners and novice traders to become professionals and build successful careers within the investments industry.|
|Paul Carr - Operations & IT Manager - BTEC Computer Studies – Bradford UK|
|Paul has worked in the IT industry for 20 years. He specialised in high availability systems and network infrastructure before moving to small and medium business consultation and support. For the last 3 years Paul has managed the IT and Operations at DPTG.|
|Neju Aiyerin - Accounting & Compliance Manager - BSc Business Administration - American Univeristy of Sharjah, UAE|
|Prior to joining DPTG in 2010 Neju worked for Al Fardan Lawyer and Legal Consultantancy where he modernised their accounting procedures and policies. He previously worked as an auditor with Tricer Accounting and has gained a solid knowledge of financial statements and reporting, financial analysis, financial planning, capital and operating budgets, and also accounting policy, procedure and business process improvement.|