Crypto Firm DLCC Appoints Jeanine Hightower-Sellitto To Board Of Directors

Job Appointments | January 4, 2021 By:

Digital Lending Capital Corp (DLCC) has appointed Jeanine Hightower-Sellitto to its Board of Directors, effective immediately.

Digital Lending Capital Corporation provides clients the technology and tools to manage the risk of securities lending in digital assets. The company’s goal is to bridge the gap between traditional finance and crypto by bringing prime and lending services to digital assets.

Hightower-Sellitto, a blockchain and capital markets expert, brings to the Board her experience and deep understanding of building markets in both traditional finance and cryptocurrency. Her more than two-decade career began as a Wall Street analyst and led her to her current role as chief executive officer of Atomyze, a FinTech startup that will digitize and modernize markets for commodities and physical assets. Prior to Atomyze Jeanine was managing director of operations at Gemini, one of the world’s largest cryptocurrency exchanges and custodians, where she oversaw its institutional business lines. Additionally, Jeanine served as chief operating officer of Nasdaq subsidiary, International Securities Exchange (ISE), where she brought electronic trading to US options.

“We could not be more thrilled to have Jeanine on our Board. Her unparalleled skill set, experience, reputation, and deep industry knowledge will be a major asset to the growth of DLCC as we launch our crypto prime solutions,” said DLCC Founder and CEO James Runnels.