Binance announced the news about the appointment of Josh Goodbody as the Director of European and Latin American Growth and Institutional Business. The spearhead will put in his exemplary efforts and will focus his revolutionary vision in augmenting regional growth and development of Binance’s institutional markets in the areas he is being vested powers to control by the renowned organization.
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The newly appointed leader will guide the Binance team in creating innovative product offerings focused on catering to the requirements of the retail and institutional investors hailing from the European and Latin American market economies.
While speaking about the new appointment, Changpeng Zhao, the CEO of Binance, stated that “We are excited to welcome Josh [Goodbody] to the Binance family and look forward to his integral role in strengthening our presence and growth in the European and Latin American markets. He comes with a strong background in traditional finance, building products and services that combine the utility of traditional finance and transformative power of blockchain technology.”
Mr. Goodbody is a well-known name in the crypto arena and has offered his services as the Head of Europe and the Americas at Huobi. He has also worked as a financial markets lawyer offering counsel services to entities like J.P Morgan Chase, State Street, Credit Suisse, etc. He boasts of a strong background which included knowledge and expertise in the legal and regulatory domain, institutional business development and strategic market development within the fintech, virtual assets, and financial markets industries, etc.
“Europe and Latin America are key growth markets for Binance and the larger blockchain and cryptocurrency industry. Josh will further establish our local footprint in these markets, supporting business and institutional growth globally and advancing the freedom of money to better serve the people in these regions,” quoted Yi he, Co-founder of Binance.
Mr. Goodbody was overwhelmed with his appointment in the Binance ecosystem. He stated that he is elated to be a part of an organization that shares the same ideologies concerning the impact virtual currencies can bring on the lives of the people. “Binance has demonstrated its ability to bring cutting-edge products and services at a rapid pace, which provides a strong foundation of trust to drive further growth in regions throughout Europe and Latin America,” added Goodbody.