Gemini Trust Adds Former NYSE CIO Robert Cornish As Chief Tech Officer

Job Appointments | July 10, 2018 By:

Cryptocurrency exchange Gemini Trust Company, LLC has added the former chief information officer of the New York Stock Exchange, Robert Cornish , as its first chief technology officer.

Cornish will be leading technology initiatives and in charge of deplying Nasdaq’s SMARTS Market Surveillance technology, which will be used for Gemini control of its order books and Gemini Auctions.

CEO Tyler Winklevoss said Cornish will “ensure that Gemini continues to deliver the best platform experience to our customers as possible and set the standards of excellence for the cryptocurrency industry as a whole.”

Gemini announced in April that it will offer crypto block trading outside of their regular order books. Investors trading on the Gemini Block Trading marketplace will reportedly purchase and sell large amounts of digital currencies when deployed.