Scott brings a wealth of institutional sales, trading, and operation experience as well as a strong financial background to Apifiny, as he spent 32 years focusing on the national and corporate debt in emerging markets. With a deep understanding of global financial markets and asset liquidity development, Scott previously held important positions at JP Morgan Chase, Haitong Securities, ABN AMRO, Kraken Digital Asset Exchange, etc, and obtained a bachelor’s degree from Duke University.
Talking about why he joined Apifiny and his future plans, Scott said that Apifiny’s goal to improve global asset liquidity is highly consistent with his previous experience. In the future, he will lead a strategic cooperation team focusing on expanding the APAC market. Scott mentioned that multiple major exchanges in Asia have expressed their intention of cooperation with Apifiny, setting the tone for their efforts in the APAC market.
Apifiny, headquartered in San Francisco, is a world class group composed of experts from top financial players including NASDAQ, VISA, NYSE, Bank of America Merrill Lynch, Morgan Stanley, JP Morgan Chase, and leading quantitative platform KCG. Most of them graduated from Ivy League such as Harvard and Yale. David Weild, former Nasdaq Vice Chairman, is now the Co-chair at Apifiny Group. Chief Technology Officer Ashu Swami once served as Morgan Stanley Vice President of Program Trading. Andrew Banhidi, previous Chief Technology Officer at Merrill Lynch, joined as Vice President of Technology. Chief Compliance Officer Bob Morris was previously FINRA Arbitrator. Amit Khandelwal, formerly of Tower Research Capital, Leo Wu, former Option Exchange Architect at NYSE, and Ben Rabb, former Senior Director at VISA, also have joined Apifiny.
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