Digital Asset Trading And Mining Network Apifiny Appoints Erez Simha As President And CFObr>
Apifiny, a global liquidity, trading and settlement solutions provider for exchanges, traders and banks, has hired Erez Simha as its new president and chief financial officer (CFO).
Apifiny is a global liquidity and financial value transfer network that unifies disparate global trading and settlement systems and remove barriers of time, geography and currency so that financial value moves with unprecedented speed anywhere in the world. The company empowers banks with new payment rails for lightning-fast cross-border remittances, increasing revenue hidden in fragmented payment gateways across both traditional fiat and digital asset classes. Apifiny also empowers digital asset exchanges and institutional traders by offering deep global liquidity, superior price discovery, normalized market data, tighter spreads, faster settlement, and higher fill rates and capital utilization.
Simha has over 20 years of experience in global finance, operations management, and executive leadership in global public and private tech companies. His experience includes executive finance and operations roles with Stratasys, Orbotech, Mercurity Fintech Holdings and two private tech companies, Roo and Ju.st Inc, among others.
Throughout his career, Simha has assumed broad responsibilities in all aspects of global finance, operations, M&A activity, IT infrastructure, HR, SEC reporting, Sarbanes-Oxley compliance, risk management, and legal and investor relations in global hyper-growth environments. Before joining Apifiny, he served as the president and chief financial officer of Mercurity FinTech holding (MFH), and chief financial officer and chief operating officer of Roo Inc. (2019 to 2020) and Ju.st Inc (2017 -2019), where he directed all aspects of executive leadership. Prior to that, Mr. Simha was global chief operating officer and chief financial officer at Stratasys (2011 – 2017), a company he took public, and chief financial officer at Orbotech (2004 – 2011).
Simha will help accelerate Apifiny’s global growth and lead the company toward a public offering in 2021.
“Erez brings a proven track record of taking global companies public and accelerating their growth before and after public offerings,” said Haohan Xu, chief executive officer of Apifiny. “His executive leadership success in both private and public global tech companies will bring tremendous value to our customers, our team, and the market at-large.”
“Apifiny is well-positioned to capture a huge market opportunity in global digital asset trading,” said Erez Simha, president and chief financial officer at Apifiny. “We have the right technology, the right team, and the right experience to execute our mission to connect the world’s global trading marketplaces so that professional traders and digital asset exchanges have a simpler, faster, and more cost-effective global trading platform.”