USA. Travelex North America has appointed Alex Arnold as Vice President of Business Development.

Arnold joins the North American management team and will be based in Toronto at Travelex North America’s Canada office.

Travelex, a cross-border foreign exchange specialist, said that Arnold will have specific responsibility for the growth of the company’s international payments business.

Travelex North America CEO James Hewitt said: “The hiring of Alex Arnold adds tremendous depth to our leadership team in North America.

“His experience within the industry will ensure that we are focused on the growth of Travelex’s international wire platform and API products across the region.”

Arnold joins Travelex from WorldFirst, where he was the Global Head of Partnerships and also sat on both the North American and European management teams.