AlphaPoint, a digital currency solutions firm, announced today the appointment of Scott Scalf as Executive Vice President of Development Operations. As a former Director at Deutsche Bank Global Technology, Scalf brings considerable expertise in financial and trade settlement systems.
Scott Scalf previously worked at Susquehanna International Group as Head of Enterprise Technology and Head of Institutional Brokerage Technology. Scalf sees blockchain technology dominating the financial landscape in the near future:
“In a few short years the question will not be ‘What is your blockchain strategy?’ Rather, it will be: ‘What is your strategy in a blockchain world?”
AlphaPoint currently provides blockchain services and a full suite of trade execution environments to several digital currency exchanges. Joe Ventura, Founder of AlphaPoint, understands the need for experienced financial professionals that can tackle the challenges of the blockchain revolution currently sweeping the financial space, “With more than 25 years of engineering and management experience, Scott has a deep understanding not only of existing market infrastructure, but of our firm’s vision of what will come next, and he will be key to AlphaPoint’s continued growth.”
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