Former Coinbase UK Chief Joins Crypto Payments Company MoonPay

The notable hire comes after MoonPay secured approval for a virtual financial asset license in Malta.

Mar 11, 2021 at 12:24 p.m. UTC
Updated Sep 14, 2021 at 12:24 p.m. UTC

MoonPay, a cryptocurrency payments infrastructure provider, has appointed former Coinbase UK CEO Zeeshan Feroz as its chief growth officer.

  • According to a Thursday announcement, Feroz, who holds a number of advisory roles in the cryptocurrency space, will help MoonPay expand globally after it secured approval for a virtual financial asset license in Malta.
  • “As we continue to build MoonPay, maintaining and managing our exponential growth in a sustainable manner will be key,” said Ivan Soto-Wright, CEO of MoonPay.
  • Feroz previously spent several years as CEO of Coinbase UK, and was global head of payments at crowdfunding firm before that. He has also held positions at Skrill and Paysafe.
  • In February, cryptocurrency payment services company BCB Group appointed Feroz as an adviser.


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