Wessels brings over 18 years of financial industry experience to the firm, having previously served as Division CFO for the Capital Access Platform division at Nasdaq. Wessels played a pivotal role in establishing centers of excellence in Manila and Bangalore, driving a modernization initiative for the firm’s global financial reporting structures. Wessels also spearheaded the acceleration and execution of Nasdaq’s Corporate ESG strategy.

“As we enter into a new era of growth for Apex, I’m excited to announce Chantal as part of the Apex leadership team, as she brings both relevant sector expertise and highly complementary hands-on experience to the role,” said Apex CEO Bill Capuzzi. “Chantal has spent her entire career working in the financial services and technology sectors and has seen it all from an industry perspective. Her stellar reputation and recognition within the industry will be a cornerstone as we propel Apex towards further growth and success.”

As Chief Financial Officer of Apex, Wessels will be responsible for the strategic oversight of the financial areas of the business, working hand in hand with business leaders across the firm.

“It is a tremendous honor and privilege to serve as Apex’s next CFO,” said Wessels. “I’m thrilled to be joining such a respected and innovative team and look forward to continuing our commitment to deliver better investing solutions and innovative services for our clients, collaborating with our partners, and expanding our business with exciting new opportunities for growth.”

As Strategic Finance Advisor, Springer will work closely with Wessels and Apex’s leadership team to ensure a smooth and successful transition.

About Apex Fintech Solutions

Apex Fintech Solutions is a fintech powerhouse enabling seamless access and frictionless investing. Apex’s omni-suite of scalable solutions fuel innovation and evolution for hundreds of today’s market leaders, challengers, change makers, and visionaries. The Company’s digital ecosystem creates an environment where clients with the biggest ideas are empowered to change the world. Apex works to ensure their partners succeed on the frontlines of the industry via bespoke custody & clearing, advisory, institutional, digital assets, and SaaS solutions through its Apex Clearing™, Apex Advisor Solutions™, Apex Silver™, and Apex CODA Markets™ brands.

For more information, visit the Apex Fintech Solutions website: https://www.apexfintechsolutions.com.