Cryptocurrency wallet provider and exchange Blockchain.com has announced it promoted its former Global Head of Strategy Xen Baynham-Herd as new COO and Ex-CEO of Stratagem Charlie McGarraugh as CSO.
Before joining Blockchain.com, Baynham-Herd spent 7 years at UBS where he managed a $10 billion structural asset portfolio and derivatives trading book as a trader. McGarraugh is also a former trader and partner at Goldman Sachs.
McGarraugh played a key role in driving forward the company's strategic partnerships, markets business, and structured products, an official blog announement states.
"Xen and Charlie care deeply about crypto, and about this historic opportunity to bring more financial freedom to the world," said Blockchain.com Co-Founder & CEO Peter Smith.
Previously this year, former Chief Legal Officer and President of a cryptocurrency wallet provider Blockchain.com Marco Santori joined crypto exchange Kraken.
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