Biography of Andrey Dashin
Andrey Dashin was born on the 8th of July 1975 in Kazan (Republic of Tatarstan, Russia). In 1996, he graduated from the Kazan State Institute of Finance and Economics with a major in Banking. Andrey’s professional career began in 1995 when he took up a position in the currency department of a major Russian regional bank. From 1997, he occupied several managerial positions at various financial and energy companies before setting up his first company, Alpari, in 1998. The Alpari Charitable Fund was then established in 2008. In 2011, Andrey created his own brand, ForexTime (FXTM) and in 2014, he founded another charity fund called “Andrey & Julia Dashin’s Foundation”. During his time as an entrepreneur, Andrey has successfully led his businesses through several major global financial crises. He’s a true believer that anyone can reach new heights, even under the most unfavourable conditions, as long as they adhere to a set of basic principles. In business, these principles are based on growth strategy. Andrey is married to Julia Dashina and has 3 children. He has been living with his family in Cyprus since 2011. In his spare time, Andrey enjoys jogging, boxing, and hiking. Today, he is one of the most authoritative and influential figures in the Forex industry. He’s published articles in various European media outlets and is fluent in both English and Russian.
About Andrey Dashin
Andrey Dashin has been working in the Forex industry for almost 20 years. In 1998, he founded Alpari, which has since become an influential and globally integrated financial brand with its products, services and trademarks standing out from others in the Forex market. A number of companies operate under the Alpari brand, providing trading, investment, analytical and educational services in various jurisdictions across the world. The Alpari brand is currently continuing its expansion into markets in the European Union, the CIS, Southeast Asia and Latin America as well as enhancing the functionality of existing offices and subsidiaries in different macroeconomic regions. Moreover, in 2016, Alpari opened its global headquarters in a major business centre in Mauritius; Maeva Tower in Ebene CyberCity. This new stage in the company’s development is the result of outstanding financial achievement, a high growth rate, and a focus on globalisation. Andrey Dashin and his companies operating under the Alpari brand are regularly adorned with prestigious awards for their professional achievements in European, Middle-Eastern and Central and East Asian markets. The success of the brand is also confirmed by the world’s most reputable international ratings. Alpari’s total trading turnover in 2016 surpassed 1 trillion USD.
Andrey & Julia Dashin’s Foundation
Andrey Dashin and his wife, Julia, set up the “Andrey & Julia Dashin’s Foundation” in Cyprus in 2014. The foundation develops and sponsors various charitable initiatives aimed at providing support to children in need and their families. In particular, the Andrey & Julia Dashin’s Foundation focuses on education, healthcare, arts and culture and environmental protection as well as on contributing to finding solutions to some of Cyprus’ social problems. The foundation actively supports volunteer programs – encouraging young people to take part in charitable projects – and cooperates with local authorities and NGOs. The foundation has an annual budget of over 500,000 EUR. Today, the Andrey & Julia Dashin’s Foundation continues to expand its work for the overall benefit of the Cypriot community and lending a helping hand to those in need.