Blockchain Investment Platform eToro Names George Verbitsky Managing Director

Job Appointments | November 9, 2017 By:

Blockchain and cryptocurrency social trading and investment platform eToro has appointed George Verbitsky as managing director.

Verbitsky is a financier, trader and money manager with more than 10 years’ experience in global markets. He has held several senior business development positions in companies such as Microsoft Russia, Thomson Reuters, and TradingView. He also has experience working in several startups, including an individual traders’ social network, an asset management consulting company, and a diversified algorithmic cryptocurrency fund.

“Using innovative technology, eToro offers users unique investment options, including a clear and safe way to invest in blockchain and cryptocurrencies,” said Verbitsky. “The company has great growth potential in Russia, and I’m looking forward to playing my part in helping it grow, as managing director in Russia and CIS”.

“We think George will be a huge asset for eToro,” said Yoni Assia, CEO and co-founder. “He brings a deep understanding of financial markets and cryptocurrencies, and has a strong background in business development. He will no doubt strengthen our ability to grow this side of our business and improve the products and services we are able to offer our users in Russia. I am confident he will make a significant contribution to the role”.