Sweetbridge, a blockchain-based financial system for better financing today announces the appointment of former director of United States Mint, the Honourable Edmund C. Moy, as an official advisor to the organisation, effective immediately.
Ed was one of the first senior federal government officials to embrace the potential of cryptocurrencies and blockchain technology. He brings his understanding of the existing fiat system and government regulatory experience to Sweetbridge, where he will serve on the Advisory Board. He is now responsible for advising on financial infrastructure, regulatory matters and government relations as the organisation boosts its focus with institutions and governments.
As the director of the United States Mint, Ed was formerly responsible for running the world’s largest manufacturer of fiat currency in circulation, including coins, precious metal bullion, and numismatic products. Having worked closely with the U.S. Department of the Treasury, Congress, and the Federal Reserve, especially during the Financial Crisis and Great Recession. He has also served as a special assistant to the president for presidential personnel at the White House.
He joins a variety of high-profile Advisory Board members all united in their efforts to propel Sweetbridge into the real world, including Don Tapscott, CEO of Tapscott Group and Co-Founder of the Blockchain Research Institute and Vinay Gupta, CEO of Mattereum.
Scott Nelson, CEO & Chairman of Sweetbridge said: “We are delighted to have gotten Edmund’s support for our network at this stage in our growth. As we get close to the individual portion of our public crowdsale closing and turn our attention to corporates and enterprises, his insight and extensive network will be invaluable for turning our vision into a reality. We are extremely proud of the calibre of our board and feel it is testament to the revolutionary financial system we are building, that is designed to create a better way.”
Edmund C. Moy said: “I’m so pleased to join the Sweetbridge team as an advisor because I believe we are poised to become one of the premier companies that fulfills blockchain’s promise to modernize supply chains and their financing.”
The individual member portion of the Sweetbridge public crowdsale is closing on November 15th due to major interest from enterprises and corporates. Visit https://members.sweetbridge.com/ to become a Sweetbridge network member and purchase SWC today.
----- Ends ----
Sweetbridge CEO and Chairman Scott Nelson is available for interview.
The Sweetbridge network is set up to fuse the power of blockchain technology with real-world value transfer to unlock significant GDP growth. Anchored by a set of protocols, its product stack solves fundamental problems hampering commerce today: reconciling the legal, accounting, payment and identity of all parties, providing real-time audited financial results and building a trusted network that is never out of sync.
For more information on how the Sweetbridge network could work for you, follow Sweetbridge on Twitter at @sweetbridgeinc.