Yoshizawa Financial hires team to focus on Commodities Market
05/11/2021

Yoshizawa Financial today announced that Jamie Barbour will join the Firm as its new Global Head of Metals and Mining for the Americas.

Online PR News – 11-May-2021 – MINATO-KU/TOKYO – Mr. Barbour will mainly be based in Sao Paulo once travel restrictions are lifted due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.

Mr. Barbour will join Yoshizawa Financial after spending 6 years in Hong Kong working for Standard Chartered Bank and Jamie Barbour also spent 3 years at DBS Bank in Singapore and possesses a wealth of investment experience.

Yoshizawa Financial’s Chief Operations Officer commented on Mr. Barbour’s appointment saying “In these testing times, what we have found out over the last year ever since this pandemic started is that the natural resources sector and commodities market continues to be a stable market and we will now turn out focus to this. We strongly believe that Jamie will have an immediate and positive impact on our ideas and we are delighted to have him onboard here at Yoshizawa Financial.”

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