Michael leads the Digital Assets and Markets division at Bittrex Global, one of the top international digital asset exchanges. Michael manages a team that drives all new business development and partnership opportunities with the exchange ' such as stable coin issuers, new protocols, market makers, and others. Prior to Bittrex Global, Michael audited international companies at PwC, checking their risk and compliance processes and providing suggestions for enhancing them. Prior to PwC, Michael held a similar role at Grant Thornton. Michael is passionate about transformative technologies, such as artificial intelligence and blockchain, and is avid about supporting and guiding early-stage companies.