Jayme Illien, CEO at Illien Global (former Deutsche Bank Global Head and CEO at ACM Bank) has joined HueCore’s Board of Advisors as the Lead Advisor. Illien is a social entrepreneur, philanthropist, global economist and policy advisor with over 15 years experience in international business development, fundraising, and service.
Illien served as the Global Head of Deutsche Bank’s dbFX division immediately following its establishment in 2006, helping develop the service into one of the world’s most successful online foreign exchange providers for retail clients. There, he managed the global operations, strategic planning and resource allocation for the retail forex trading business until 2008 prior to its acquisition by GAIN Capital in 2011.
As the CEO of Illien Global, Illien launched the $1.5 million United Nations initiative in 2011 that is now celebrated worldwide as the International Day of Happiness every 20th of March. Illien Global is a global humanitarian and international development organization that works with governments, businesses, and the private sector to promote and improve the human condition. Taking a cross-sector approach to advancing its mission, Illien Global works through three operating divisions: Illien Global Families, Illien Global Policy, and Illien Global Markets. Illien’s business, fundraising, and philanthropic expertise will help HueCore as we enter our initial fundraising stages, and assist in the advancement of our service division, HueCore.Org, as we continue to establish our brand.
Illien also founded the Illien Foundation for Children, a 501(c)(3) organization dedicated to empowering social and financial independence in children of poverty-stricken areas by directing resources to high-margin projects with measurable and transparent results.
Illien currently serves as an adviser to various humanitarian focused organizations, including the United Nations and Illien Adoptions International, Inc.
Prior to his positions with Deutsche Bank and Illien Global, Illien held executive roles at Swissquote and Forex Capital Markets LLC.