The pioneer payments, and cryptocurrency platform, Crypto.com actively explores to accelerate the world’s transition to cryptocurrency, is excitedly to introduce its Advisory Board which will help guide its future as reported by PRNewswire on 26th September.
Crypto.com’s Co-founder and CEO, Kris Marszalek said that “As we begin the global rollout of our products, we are excited to announce the formation of our Advisory Board. This is a group of incredibly talented, seasoned executives who bring a track record of success and expertise in areas ranging from AI, trading technology, product to operations and talent. Our entire management team will benefit greatly from their advice, experience, and network as we scale and expand globally.”
The formal advisory board members ranging from founders, experts, and industry veterans as follows:
Antoine Blondeau is the Founder and Managing Partner at Alpha Intelligence CapitalRob Bier, with this, he is also the Founder and Managing Partner at TrellisChien-Liang Chou. He is also holding his Vice Presidentship on Engineering domain at FlexportChris Corrado, also Group Chief Operating Officer and Group Chief Information Officer at London Stock Exchange GroupHuey Lin, and Chief Operating Officer at AffirmDimitri Tsamados, Partner at Eric Salmon & Partners. He brings plenty of experience on board.
Chien-Liang Chou is holding his vice presidentship on Engineering domain at Flexport – a high growth startup. Prior to Flexport, he headed LendingClub’s investor and platform groups, handling US$20b’s worth of asset transactions between borrowers and investors. Prior to LendingClub, he built and headed all aspects of engineering at LOYAL3, an investment banking, and IPO platform. He also ran the application architecture committee at Salesforce for the CRM and call center product lines, where he was granted numerous patents and played an integral role in the company’s M&A activities.
Rob Bier is the Founder and Managing Partner of Trellis Asia where he assists entrepreneurs to develop high-performing teams and create hyperscaling organizations. With this, Rob serves as the non-executive chairman of MoneySmart. Rob started his career at Monitor Group, where he raised up and became Senior Partner and head of their London office. He has also co-founded antfactory which is one of Europe’s first digital venture capital firms founded and led by SPARCK. Post acquisition by Citigroup, Rob became Operating Partner at TowerBrook Capital Partners, a US$10b private equity firm.
Huey Lin is COO of Affirm that offers a variety of services that enable consumers to advance their financial well-being. Affirm was founded by Max Levchin and is one of Silicon Valley’s fastest growing fintech startups and is expected to have raised more than US$500m. While working as COO, Huey is held responsible for all those aspects of operations that help scale up the company to the next level. Earlier, Huey spent almost 12 years at PayPal in various key roles that also included director of international risk policy & strategy and senior director of Asia-Pacific operations. She has also played an instrumental role in helping PayPal scale up in Europe while meeting critical global compliance requirements and was one of the first product managers so far.
Chris Corrado is currently holding his position as Group Chief Operating Officer and Group Chief Information Officer of London Stock Exchange Group (LSEG). Earlier, he was Managing Director at MSCI where he was responsible for technology, data services, and program management, CIO/CTO, since 2013. Chris has held a variety of senior CTO roles in leading banks, including Morgan Stanley, Deutsche Bank, Merrill Lynch, and UBS so far. He has also worked for numerous high growth technology companies such as eBay as CTO and AT&T Wireless as CIO.
Dimitri Tsamados is Partner at Eric Salmon & Partners which is one of the leadership advisory and executive search firms. Hailing from over 20 years of experience in Asia and a long history of working with high scaled companies Dimitri performs his advisory on technology players domain across Asia. Before joining Eric Salmon & Partners, Dimitri founded DTCA and a partner at CTPartners. He also founded Amhurst Gordon International, a search firm that he helped to grow across East Asia and sold in 2005.
Let us not forget that Crypto.com is surrounded by the team of advisors and experts that help the company to grow at the next level by leveraging their respective expertise!!