Get to know the executive team here at Complete Currency Trader.


Our Executive Team

“If you want to be in the top 1%, you have to do what only 1% of people do – avoid the crowd at all costs”

James Edward, founder & CEO

James is a former Royal Marine and later a bodyguard to Royalty, billionaire's & celebrities. It was whilst bodyguarding that James was introduced to the currency markets, and was fortunate enough to receive a unique education and insight thanks to the clients he worked for. Starting in 2003, he quickly achieved his goal becoming a full time trader, and has since amassed tens of thousands of hours dedicated experience. He is now widely repescted as one of the leading expert authorities in the industry.

After many years of private success, James established Complete Currency Trader in 2012 to provide elite training to other highly motivated traders. The mission was to build a hub for currency traders to help them regain control of their own forex accounts through accurate, evidence based education that delivers trading breakthroughs in record time, with less struggle and more reward.

Brian Stickney

Coming from the corporate world where he was operations manager for a Fortune 50 medical company, Brian understood the importance of systems, organization, and discipline. He carried this experience over to a new career in trading and has worked and consulted in the trading education niche since 2008. Teaching traders about the markets and drawing from his successes and failures, he is able to help others get results through his open dialogue and friendly demeanor.

In 2012, Brian was introduced to James and quickly recognized the professionalism and value in the Complete Currency Trader suite of education and tools. Wanting to help his fellow traders better understand the product and learn from his experiences, he joined the Complete Currency Trader team as a trading instructor. He now heads up our live training rooms, provides group coaching, and works individually with members to help them achieve their trading goals.

Alexei Janssen

Alexei is one of the highest paid specialist learning and performance coaches in the UK, currently contracted full time by the British government as a permanent advisor.

He’s an expert in high performance in complex environments, with a particular specialty in memory and decision making. His clients include Formula 1 racing drivers; Olympic athletes; special forces soldiers; fighter pilots, elite mountain climbers (Everest); military generals; Hollywood actors; and spies in the intelligence agencies; as well as traders at major tier 1 world banks.

Alexei has has built an impeccable reputation for designing bespoke strategies to enable individuals to excel and reach the pinnacle of high performance, and since 2016 has been trading his own money in financial markets, and now heads our cybernetics training program - a course designed to help traders compete and perform at the highest levels.