Swordfish Financial (OTC: SWRF) is a fully reporting company listed as OTC Pink.
It is incorporated in Minnesota
SoOum Corporation completed a "reverse merger" with Swordfish Financial on 11-12-14. SoOum's
Philosophy, Management, Location and Contact info can be viewed on the corporate website
In 2009, Mr. Westbrook completed the first global trade transactions, causing him to form a company directly suited for this type of business, which was given the name of Estmar Global, Inc.
Global trade transactions continued through Estmar Global, Inc. until the end of 2011, when it became apparent that to attain a steady state and higher rate of closings, Estmar Global, Inc. would need enhance its business model. SoOum
Corp was born February 2, 2013.
Luis J. Vega
21 years serving US Army Spec Ops., covering nearly every major conflict since 1984 including Bosnia, Iraq & Afghanistan. As a soldier and DOD civilian (Cubic Defense, American Federal) he worked with governments and the UN sourcing commodities and delivering to war torn countries and frontier markets. He is a proven leader who has managed a broad range of personnel, from small teams to large corporate departments (Royal Bank of Scotland, SMI GMS, BP). He has created and carried out strategic plans within executive environments and at the high-performing team levels to meet organizational goals.
Ronald A. Vega
Ronald A. Vega has over 17 years in a wide range of leadership and advisory positions, achieving business goals through the strategic design and unification of global trade programs.
Highly proficient in the interpretation and application of International Trade and Tax laws across multiple jurisdictions, his extensive work in operational improvement, risk management, and internal controls creates an adaptive global network with the business intelligence to actively deliver significant economic and operational growth.
A. Hakeem Wahed
Mr. Wahed is a Cultured Afghan/American who is knowledgeable in Afghan national history (last 30 years). He also is very well connected in MENA and Macedonia. He has a broad experience in all phases of computer hardware/software, sales, and marketing cycle: From concept to development and marketing.
He effectively finalizes business transaction outside traditional channels. Mr. Wahed is a dedicated team worker with ability to build rapport with staff, and improve morale.
Phillip M. Micallef
Director Business Development
Phillip Martin Micallef is based in the Mediterranean island of Malta
being very well connected and a unique ability to interact with people from all walks of life and cultures by gaining trust and confidence. He specializes in implementing creative and innovative growth strategies through social media and marketing.
He has many years of experience in Real Estate with a proven record of closing deals using professionalism, integrity and an attitude of building relationships.
Alexander H. Becz
VP Business Development
Alexander has 15+ years of experience in business development, trade, training and consulting. Prior to joining SoOum
, Alexander spent nine years as an executive director for a major procurement enterprise based in South Korea.
He has been actively involved with: Small Business Chamber of EU in Korea, KAFSB – Korea, IAFP Seoul, Sejong Group, FERN Group.
Mr. Becz speaks seven languages and has visited more than 50 countries in which he actively engaged in business.
Eric Malmstrom Deal Architect Eric has more than 20 years of experience in banking vertical, trade, and consulting.Prior to joining SoOum, Eric spent eight years as a Senior portfolio analyst for a Multi-Asset and Finance Consultancy Enterprise with rich history in trading with major banks such as UBS and Bank of Tokyo SoOum Tradebook Feb. 7, 2015
Steve Messina began his 23 year career on Wall Street as a Fixed Income execution trader for Oppenheimer & Company. Responsible for the Trading and marketing of Federal Agency bonds and US Treasuries to Oppenheimer’s sales force. After several successful years generating revenue, and sales commission for the firm, he was promoted to Executive Director and moved to the Inter-dealer
and Institutional sales-trading desk.
As Executive Director, Steve cultivated and managed over 150 Institutional accounts, and was instrumental in enhancing the firms Fixed Income presence within Capital Markets
domestically and abroad.
His product range expanded into corporate bonds trading high yield, High Grade and Derivative Fixed Income paper across the Yield curve.
" The first contract is an 18 month international Sugar export/import deal (buy - Malasysia / sell - Kyrgyz Republic) with monthly renenues ranging from $158,760 to $650,000 based upon volumes of 252 metric ton to 1,000 metric ton. This agreement may rollover for furtherance at the end or it's term.
Feb. 9, 2015 SoOum Corp/Swordfish Financial (SWRF) Awarded U.S. Federal Contract; Hires Commodity Specialist http://yesinternational.com/sooum-corpswordfish-financial-swrf-awarded-u-s-federal-contract-hires-commodity-specialist/
SoOum Press Releases Merger with Swordfish Financial, Inc. (SWRF) COMPLETED
New York, NY / ACCESSWIRE / November 12, 2014 /
Swordfish Financial, Inc. (SWRF
) today announces that the merger with SoOum Corp
Mr. Westbrook, CEO of SoOum states, "This is an exciting day for everyone involved. I would like to thank Susan Sjo and the interim team who has worked tirelessly and comprehensively, including the outgoing Swordfish BoardI cannot thank them enough for a remarkable job. They stuck to the timeframe from start to finish." Further announcements regarding appointments to key management will be forthcoming. SWRF has now positioned itself as a publicly traded international arbitrage enterprise, equipped and prepared to meet the opportunities of a changing global economy. http://www.sooum.com/press-releases.html
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PO Box 214 Summit, NJ 07902
Management asserts that
NO REVERSE SPLIT IS CURRENTLY ANTICIPATED
"The current and former CEO's of Swordfish Financial --Susan Sjo and William Westbrook-- jointly announced that they have no recapitalization plans for the foreseeable future, and are concentrating on their goal to achieve and maintain consistently healthy operating revenues and improving the firms operations with key hires and infrastructure improvements. http://ih.advfn.com/p.php?pid=nmona&article=64131372 WARNINGS & DISCLAIMERS
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