Chris Thomas - Head Of Digital Assets

Head Of Digital Assets At A Swiss Bank Innovator And (Crypto) Entrepreneur

20 years’ experience in global financial markets, entrepreneurship and investing. In recent years, Chris has combined his financial expertise with his passion for entrepreneurship as Head of European Innovation at Fidelity Investments before successfully founding an institutional crypto-asset custodian. Given the expanding institutional interest in crypto-assets, Chris joined Swissquote Bank to head the digital assets proposition.

A serial entrepreneur, his start-up experience includes founding three ventures and consulting on several more in the fields of Digital Currencies, FinTech, Artificial Intelligence & Big Data.

Chris has also held Board roles at Crypto Valley Association, bsi, IFS, and SwapsBall, was Founder of the Young Professionals Group for the BSCC and President of Nyon Toastmasters club. Chris remains active in the global Innovation Ecosystem, mentoring at accelerators and forming connections with some of Europe’s top VC’s and tech startups.