All Team Members

Leadership Team

Thomas Glucksmann

Thomas Glucksmann

Head of Corporate Partnerships

Thomas started his career in the cryptocurrency and blockchain technology ecosystem in early 2013 working for crypto-token exchanges in Japan and Hong Kong. He has also advised several early-stage blockchain projects and is an established industry thought leader.

Joakim Berg

Joakim Berg

Head of Infrastructure

Joakim has 16 years’ experience building, securing and scaling critical IT infrastructure, most recently with Akamai working closely with leading financial institutions and e-commerce clients. He has a strong background in core infrastructure such as DNS, BGP and HTTP.

George Maddock

George Maddock

Head of Internal Audit

George is a 25-year veteran of Financial Services, focused on governance, regulatory and risk-based auditing. He has successfully led teams in progressive Audit and Accounting roles at major international and Japanese banks in Tokyo, Seoul and New York.

Hidetaka Morimi

Hidetaka Morimi

Head of Compliance, Japan

Hidetaka has more than 30 years’ experience of accounting and compliance in financial services. Previously, he was formally chief internal management controller at a large fund house and has held a range of compliance roles at banks, insurance and securities companies.

Tomoko Izukune

Tomoko Izukune

Compliance

Tomoko has 14 years of experience within financial services. She was previously risk control administration officer at a global consumer bank and has worked at some of the world’s largest financial institutions covering the full spectrum of administration duties.

James Harris

James Harris

Head of Custody, Europe
James has 15 years’ experience of trading and investing in financial markets, working at institutions such as Citigroup, Standard Chartered Bank and Richard Chandler Corp. He has managed a regulated asset manager, and several quantitative funds.
Kyle Stewart

Kyle Stewart

Head of Custody, Asia

Kyle has over 20 years’ of emerging markets experience. He previously served as Head of Asia Equities for Knight Capital Group and Head of APAC Cash Trading for Citigroup. Kyle became interested in blockchain technologies while developing a trustless block trading network.

Malcolm Wright

Malcolm Wright

Chief Compliance Officer
Malcolm has over 25 years’ compliance, product and technology experience. He is noted as an authority on anti-financial crime (AFC), and led the global KYC/AML proposition for Thomson Reuters for several years. He later redesigned compliance for Revolut. Malcolm advises a number of RegTech firms and sits on the Global Digital Finance committee building codes of conduct across the crypto…
Michael Collett

Michael Collett

Head Of Sales Trading
Michael has over 20 years’ experience of trading financial markets. He previously worked at banks such as Lehman Brothers., BAML and Jefferies where he helped build sales and trading desks covering global institutional clients.