With the collapse of FTX and economic difficulties of 2022 behind him, Simon Barnby is excited for 2023. His company, Archax, a regulated digital asset exchange, broker and custodian, is rolling out their services and has received investments from large, conservative financial institutions that he believes are finally ready to adopt blockchain and tokenization. Simon shares his unshakable passion for leveraging technology to disrupt the financial markets on the BlockSolid podcast hosted by SolidBlock CEO Yael Tamar.
About Simon Barnby
Simon Barnby is the CMO of Archax, a digital asset exchange, broker and custodian. With more than 30 years’ experience in global capital markets, Simon worked for trading technology and market data vendors in commercial and product-centric roles. Most recently, Simon acted as a consultant to small and start-up companies in the FinTech space, in particular blockchain firms. Prior to this, he was Global Marketing Director at Fidessa Group where he was responsible for all positioning, branding, product and corporate marketing activities globally. Simon has also been actively involved in the design, launch and support of trading systems across various asset classes.