Fidelity Digital Assets Names Christine Sandler As Head Of Sales And Marketing

Job Appointments | April 15, 2019 By:

Fidelity Digital Assets, the digital currency wing of US financial services giant Fidelity, has appointed Christine Sandler as head of Sales and Marketing.

Fidelity Digital Assets offers a full-service enterprise-grade platform for securing, trading and supporting
digital assets, such as bitcoin. It combines the operational and technical capabilities of the broader Fidelity organization with dedicated blockchain expertise to deliver a completely new offering for institutional investors.

Over her more than three decades in financial services, Sandler has held a variety of leadership positions, including Managing Director of Equity Electronic sales at Barclays, Executive Vice President and Global Head of Sales at NYSE Euronext and Managing Director at Merrill Lynch. She previously worked at crypto exchange Coinbase as US Head of Sales.

In her new role at Fidelity, Sandler will direct the efforts to expand Fidelity Digital Assets into new markets and serve a broader set of institutional clients. She will be based in New York.

“We’re excited for Christine to join our growing team,” said Tom Jessop, President of Fidelity Digital Assets. “We look forward to her leadership in support of the strong interest we’re seeing from investors who are looking for a trusted provider to take an increasing role in this market.”