Chris Church is the Chief Business Development Officer of Digital Asset, a New York headquartered financial technology company that builds distributed, encrypted straight through processing tools for wholesale financial service providers using distributed ledger technology. He also sits on the Fintech Advisory Committee for the Ontario Securities Commission. Prior to Digital Asset, Chris spent more than seven years as the Chief Executive of SWIFT Americas and Global Head of Securities. Chris was also part of the executive team that founded Radianz, Inc, the world’s largest extranet. At Radianz, Chris’ responsibilities included global sales and marketing before BT acquired the Company in 2005. Chris has held senior management roles at Reuters in both London and San Francisco and has previously served as a Board Member and Vice Chairman of XBRL US. Chris was also a Member of the Board of the International Securities Services Association.