executive appointments

Business

Brazilian Crypto Asset Manager Hashdex Pursues US Expansion Following 2 Key Hires
The firm is adding staff for its U.S. operation and created the positions of head of corporate communications and chief of staff.
Dec 14, 2021

Business

Coinbase Names Former Facebook Executive as CMO
Kate Rouch spent more than a decade at the social media giant.
Aug 26, 2021

Markets

FinCEN Names New Acting Director to Replace Michael Mosier
National security expert Himamauli “Him” Das will become acting director of FinCEN while a search for a permanent director gets underway.
Aug 3, 2021

Markets

Former Coinbase Legal Exec Lempres Joins Silvergate Capital as Chairman
Lempres takes over from Dennis Frank, who had served as chairman since 1996.
Jun 15, 2021

Markets

Head of Bitstamp US Departs to Join Castle Island Ventures
Hunter Merghart was Bitstamp's first U.S. employee.
Jun 8, 2021

Business

CEO of Bitcoin Mining Firm Core Scientific Resigns
Kevin Turner, previously the COO of Microsoft, had led Core Scientific since July 2018.
May 19, 2021

Business

Libra Taps Ex-Homeland Security General Counsel as New Legal Chief
The new general counsel is Libra's second in just three months.
Aug 27, 2020

Business

BitMEX Owner HDR Appoints Former Bank of China Exec to Board
HDR Global Trading said David Wong – a former deputy CEO at Bank of China – will join its board as a non-executive chairman.
Jun 30, 2020

Business

CoinShares Hires WisdomTree Exec as Company Plans Expansion Outside UK
The new hire brings the London-based digital asset manager connections to major financial institutions in Europe.
Apr 9, 2020

Markets

Crypto Exchange OKCoin Appoints New CEO to Drive US Expansion
Outgoing OkCoin CEO Tim Byun will lead OK Group's global government relations from the end of March.
Mar 6, 2020