Sporttrade was borne out of the belief that the golden age of sports betting has yet to come. Combining proprietary technology, thoughtful design, and capital markets expertise, our platform endeavors to modernize sports betting for a more equitable, responsible, and accessible future.

Our Team

Bringing together the best experience and leadership from Financial Services and Sports Betting.

Portrait of Alex Kane

Alex Kane

Chief Executive Officer + Chairperson of the Board

Alexander is the founder of the firm and US sports betting expert. Alex has been featured in many top industry publications including EGR and Business of Betting, and has written about the US legal landscape in Bloomberg. In 2019, Alex secured seed and Series A funding for Sporttrade and led the Company through the 2019 Comcast NBCU Accelerator Powered by Techstars. 

Portrait of Anthony Busacca

Anthony Busacca

Chief Financial Officer

Anthony is a former Managing Director at JP Morgan Chase where he spent over 24 years. In his last role, he served as the Firm-wide Financial Controller and prior to this, Anthony was Merger Integration Lead Finance Executive for Securitized Products during the JPMC/Bear Stearns merger. Anthony served in a variety of senior Finance and Ops capacities during his time at JPMC after joining them from Ernst & Young. 

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Tom Wittman

Board Member

Thomas (Tom) A. Wittman most recently served as Nasdaq’s Executive Vice President and Advisor, managing Nasdaq Fixed Income. Previously, he served as Head of Global Trading and Market Services and CEO of the Nasdaq Stock Exchange, where he was responsible for the management, operations and strategic direction of Nasdaq’s diverse set of global businesses spanning cash equities, clearing, commodities, derivatives, fixed income and trade management services.

Portrait of Arpita McGrath

Arpita McGrath

Chief Compliance Officer

Arpita is a Certified Antimoney Laundering Specialist and Scrum Master with 10+ years of experience helping financial institutions develop their AML written programs, customer risk rating, and transaction monitoring models. She is a board member for the Association of Certified Antimoney Laundering Specialists (ACAMS) as well as Drexel University Accounting Advisory Council.  

Investors & Partners


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