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Coinaxess, Digital Asset Trading Exchange, Names New Management Team Led By Coo Alan Schwartz
The world's first institutional and regulatory compliant digital asset trading exchange
Key positions include Alan Schwartz – COO, Alex Rass - CTO, John Vande Woude - CIO, Matt Carlucci - Principal Software Engineer, Jesus Mendez - Head of Trading Services, Emilio Massera - Head of Regional Sales, and Michael Morgan - Head of Communications. "We welcome all these high-achievement leaders to launch CoinAxess, bringing the best of digital asset trading to institutions and professional traders worldwide," said Michael Morgan, CoinAxess spokesperson. "The team's significant exchange building expertise will allow CoinAxess to deploy the sophisticated trading infrastructure designed to accommodate institutional level trading volume with strict adherence to global regulatory protocols.We're excited about this management team and look forward to benefitting from their diverse skill set."
Alan Schwartz, who joins as Chief Operating Officer, has more than three decades of leadership experience in the financial technology sector having served as President of the Financial Services Division of TNS, Inc.and has held senior management with several fintech, software and communications companies. He has an outstanding reputation and a proven track record of delivering hyper-growth results in the financial technology sector. "I'm eager to execute our plans for CoinAxess ," said Schwartz. "Because of our team's distinct vision and experience, we intend to make CoinAxess the leader and de-facto standard for digital asset exchanges."
Alex Rass is founder and chief technology officer of MoneyToken, a crypto-backed loan service. He is the founder and CEO of Informed Technology Business Solutions LLC (ITBS), a leading IT and blockchain solution firm. He has executed software systems development, marketing and strategic planning of IT products for U.S. firms such as Goldman Sachs, Prudential and Bloomberg. He has a master's degree in computer science from Stevens Institute of Technology.
"Our technology team brings an unrivaled degree of expertise in the building of institutional-
CIO John Vande Woude is former CIO and Director of Application Development for Market Axess, the first and largest electronic, fixed-income trading platform in the world. Principal Software Engineer Matt Carlucci is former CTO for Diamondback Capital and SAK Associates with 15+ years of experience. Head of Trading Services Jesus Mendez is a Wall Street veteran with more than 25 years of global trading experience including positions on the international trading desks of ING, BBVA and Oppenheimer Funds. Head of Regional Sales Emilio Massera is a lawyer and investment professional with 30 years experience in Global Capital Markets. Head of Communications Michael Morgan has consulted for C level executives at IBM, HP, ExxonMobil, Genentech, Schering Plough and many others.
CoinAxess is creating a fully-integrated regulated digital asset ecosystem which will include a licensed digital asset exchange with an innovative token registration and sales platform. CoinAxess plans to launch its fully-regulated exchange and supporting marketplace in the second quarter of 2019.
For more information contact (Michael Morgan, Head of Communications)