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Paxos is a New York-regulated financial institution on a mission to create a global, frictionless and open economy. By building infrastructure to enable movement between physical and digital assets, Paxos is creating a future where all assets—from money to commodities to securities—are digitized and can move instantaneously, 24/7.
Today, as the first regulated Trust company for digital assets, Paxos technology makes it possible to tokenize, custody, trade and settle assets. It offers crypto solutions for enterprises, crypto trading, and settlement solutions for securities and commodities. Paxos clients include PayPal, Credit Suisse, Societe Generale, StoneX, Revolut and many more enterprises. To date, it has raised more than $242 million in funding from investors like Declaration Partners, Mithril Capital, PayPal Ventures and more. With offices in New York, London and Singapore, Paxos takes a global view of modernizing the financial system.
For more information, visit: www.paxos.com.
About Paxos Crypto Brokerage
Paxos Crypto Brokerage powers the PayPal and Revolut crypto experiences. It is the trusted way to add crypto to applications and provides frictionless access to a growing cryptocurrency market worth more than $800 billion. Paxos enables enterprises to integrate cryptocurrency buying, selling, holding and sending capabilities into their own applications. We manage the underlying regulatory and technological complexity of cryptocurrency markets with a turnkey, easy to integrate API-based solution. It provides corporations the opportunity to grow revenue and deepen client relationships while offering seamless integration and enterprise-grade reliability.
CEO & Co-Founder, Paxos
Charles Cascarilla is the CEO and co-founder of Paxos, a regulated financial institution building infrastructure to enable movement between physical and digital assets. By building infrastructure to enable the movement between physical and digital assets, Paxos is creating a future where all assets—from money to commodities to securities—are digitized and can move instantaneously, 24/7.
Today, as the first regulated Trust company for digital assets, Paxos technology makes it possible to tokenize, custody, trade and settle assets. Paxos products include: Post-Trade Confirmation Service, which has been used to confirm over $1.5 trillion commodities and FX trades; Paxos Standard (PAX), the world's most liquid regulated stablecoin and more.
Charles co-founded institutional asset management complex Cedar Hill Capital Partners in 2005 and its venture capital subsidiary, Liberty City Ventures, in 2012. Earlier in his career, Charles was a portfolio manager at Claiborne Capital and worked at both Bank of America Securities and Goldman Sachs.
Charles is a founding member of the Association of Digital Asset Markets (ADAM), a private organization of member firms seeking to build a safer, stronger and more efficient digital assets marketplace. He also serves on the board of several charities and private companies including ALS Biopharma, Project ALS and The Centurion Foundation. He also sits on the Governing Board of the Hyperledger Project.
Charles holds a B.B.A. in Finance from the University of Notre Dame and is a CFA Charterholder.
President and CFO, MicroStrategy
Phong Le has served as President & Chief Financial Officer since July 2020, and has previously served in various senior executive positions, including Senior Executive Vice President, Chief Operating Officer and Chief Financial Officer, since joining MicroStrategy in August 2015. Prior to joining MicroStrategy, Mr. Le served as the chief financial officer of XO Communications, a privately‐held telecommunications company, from August 2014 to August 2015. From March 2010 to August 2014, Mr. Le held senior positions at NII Holdings, a Nasdaq‐listed telecommunications company, including vice president of financial planning and analysis, vice president of strategy and business operations, and vice president of strategic finance. Prior to that, Mr. Le worked in the consulting practice at Deloitte from 1998 to 2010, where he held various positions, including senior manager. Mr. Le holds a B.S. in Biomedical Engineering from The Johns Hopkins University and an M.B.A. from the Sloan School of Management at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.