Prior to joining Crossbridge Capital, Galen was Director at Royal Bank of Scotland where he headed up the team as Senior Trader: Emerging Markets Foreign Exchange Options Trading. During 2002 and 2007 Galen spent time with Bank of America as Senior Foreign Exchange Derivatives Trader. His responsibilities included Asian Currency Product Specialist and European Crosses Product Specialist.
During 2000 and 2002 he spent time with Commerzbank AG London Branch and during 1997 to 1999 with UBS AG (Swiss Bank Corporation pre merger) as Foreign Exchange Derivatives in both instances.
Galen received his BCom degree in Financial Services from University College, Dublin.