Crypto exchange IronX has named Dimitris Hatzis as its chief executive officer.
BitPay, the global blockchain payments provider, has appointed Rolf Haag to head of business solutions. Haag will be responsible for managing BitPay’s business-to-business and mass payments businesses.
Haag is a seasoned professional who has built and grown global payments products at Western Union and PayPal.
GPU-Cloud graphics firm OTOY has joined the Content Delivery and Security Association (CDSA) as an Advisory Board member of its Media & Entertainment Services Alliance (MESA). The company will assist in developing industry security solutions and smart content standards on the blockchain alongside major studios and media industry leaders.
Blockchain Foundry Inc. has appointed Brennan Direnfeld to its board of directors.
Direnfeld has more than a decade of finance and management consulting experience, ranging from audit to large-scale technology implementations.He is a CPA and CA and holds a Bachelor of Business Administration degree from Sir Wilfrid Laurier University.
The AlphaPoint digital asset exchange platform has named Kapil Rathi, the former head of equity options for CBOE, as its global head of trading markets. He will lead and manage its trading and exchange business.
“Kapil is an incredible market structure expert with deep understanding of regulated securities industry and has played leadership roles in the development of multiple options exchanges,”
Ledger, a crypto asset wallet, has expanded its global presence to Hong Kong and named Benjamin Soong head of Asia Pacific (APAC).
Leading this new region, Soong will oversee all of Ledger’s APAC operations, as the company expands to meet increasing demand for both the Ledger Vault a multi-authorization cryptocurrency self-custody management solution,
Blocksafe Holdings Inc. has named Duane Jacobsen as chief executive officer and acting chief financial officer. Jacobsen will assume day-to-day leadership of the company and focus will be the launch of Blocksafe’s Blockchain-as-a-Service (BaaS) platform.
Blocksafe is a technology company focused on providing blockchain-as-a-service (BaaS) to individuals and companies seeking to improve the quality of their data security,
IATI, Israel’s umbrella organization of high-tech and life sciences industries, has elected a new board of directors and chairperson.
The IATI organization includes more than 700 organizations, including multinationals, mature Israeli companies, venture capital funds, university and hospital commercialization bodies, incubators and life science companies,
Cryptocurrency lending platform Cred, has added three executive team members. Cred is a decentralized global lending platform that facilitates open access to credit anywhere and anytime. It was founded by former PayPal financial technology veterans and has offices in San Francisco, Shanghai,
Digital exchange Spotware has appointed Alexander Geralis as chief product officer (CPO) of cXchange, its digital asset exchange solution. Geralis will oversee the development of the cXchange product and help to market it internationally.
cXchange allows businesses to launch their own crypto exchange with everything needed out-of-the-box.