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The Many Passions of Greg Secker

Philanthropist, entrepreneur and international speaker Greg Secker has always been passionate about helping others improve their lives.


He accomplishes this ambition through coaching, strategy and support.


A multi-millionaire by his twenties, Secker’s career began at Thomas Cook Financial services where he built up foreign exchange trading systems. He went on to work as vice president at Mellon Financial Corporation with other traders.


A short time later he got a trading floor under way from his home where he launched Learn to Trade where he shares his expertise on second or income replacement trading and stock markets.


He is also known for founding companies, SmartCharts Software, Capital Index and FX Capital.


What’s more Secker is the founder of non-for-profit, The Greg Secker Foundation, which brings together education, life skills and leadership programs to make the quality of life better for people on a worldwide basis.


Some of the foundation’s programs include The Christmas Basket Brigade, Early Childhood Development Program and Youth Leadership Summit.


Recently Secker’s foundation helped out with a project in the Philippines to rebuild homes as part of its Build House, Build a Home project. The project works with people damaged by typhoons and cyclones.


The foundation also raised funds for Barnados UK, Ubuntu Education Fund, Young Leaders Festival, among others.


As an international speaker, Secker has shared his opinion and spoken on major market channels. He is frequently asked to speak in conjunction with distinguished personalities such as Sir Richard Branson and Dr. John Demartini.


Secker is a published author of books that include The Book of Success: Everything You Ever Wanted To Know About Success; Financial Freedom Through Forex and Trading Your Way to Success, The Business Builder.


He was also singled out on the 2007 List of the 200 Most Influential Philanthropists and Social Entrepreneurs.


Secker, who was born in Norfolk, England graduated from the University of Nottingham. He has offices in England, Australia, Cape Town and Johannesburg.