March 3, 2021 - GCEX has announced today that the Digital Assets and Prime of Prime Broker has added Jesper Ronald Petersen as a Non-Executive Director to its Board of Directors.

Mr Petersen comes with 30+ years of Global Executive experience from Corporate & Investment Banking, Trading & Markets, as well as FinTech and Digital transformation. He brings business, governance and regulatory experience from Boards and Advisory Boards of Tier 1 Nordic & Global financial institutions. Today he splits his time serving as NED, Advisor, and as Chairman of a string of companies and is well known for “simply doing the right things” and “connecting the dots” in the industry. GCEX said in their announcement that, "He is a great advocate for inclusion, collaboration, and partnerships".

CEO of GCEX Lars Holst commented, “We are pleased that Jesper will bring strategic, market, and business acumen as well as strong governance to our Board that will accelerate GCEX‘s global expansion further. In the Board, we are looking forward to working closely together to deliver outstanding customer experience and innovative trading solutions to the professional and institutional market”.

Mr Petersen spent 32 years at Danske Bank in senior trading roles leaving in April 2018 as Global Head of Financial Institutions. Since 2018 he has accumulated a portfolio of advisory roles with various FinTec companies.

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