Bitfury Forensics Division Crystal Names Marina Khaustova As CEO

Job Appointments | January 27, 2019 By:

Bitfury has appointed Marina Khaustova as the new CEO for its blockchain forensics leg Crystal, according to a company release.

Khaustova is formerly the chief marketing officer and  co-founder of digital token platform Element, and founder of digital advertising firms in Russia and the US.

In her new position, Khaustov intends to “build a compliant bridge between digital assets and the traditional financial system. I’m thrilled to lead such an innovative product team. Crystal enables law enforcement, cybersecurity platforms and financial institutions to identify and track criminal activities on the blockchain.”

The blockchain forensics service helps law enforcement, finance and cybersecurity clients look for and track criminal activity on the bitcoin blockchain through scrutiny of the chain’s ledger.