Hot on the heels of being approved as the first crypto trading platform to be registered as a restricted dealer in British Columbia, Netcoins has announced the hiring of Kim Dwyer as Chief Operating Officer.
Netcoins is an online cryptocurrency brokerage that makes it easy for Canadians to buy, sell, and understand cryptocurrency.
Dwyer comes to Netcoins from CIBC, where she held the position Senior Director, Digital Strategy & Innovation. Dwyer led teams responsible for the strategic direction of CIBC’s retail digital properties, including the mobile banking app and online banking platform.
“I am thrilled to join the Netcoins team at this exciting time. With the recent registration of Netcoins as a restricted dealer in Canada, there is lots of momentum and growth opportunities for the platform. Bringing my experience in digital strategy and organization transformation, I look forward to working with the Netcoins team to expand the platform and take advantage of these new market opportunities,” remarked Dwyer on the news.
The announcement bolsters Netcoins’ leadership team which includes President Mitchell Demeter, CTO Kim Evans, and Chief Compliance Officer Ryan Mueller.
Netcoins President, Mitchell Demeter, commented “The hiring of Ms. Dwyer comes at an excellent time for Netcoins. The restricted dealer license recently awarded to Netcoins is opening up significant opportunities, and Kim’s digital experience from CIBC makes her a huge asset to enable our next phase of growth. Kim will be leading a wide range of day to day operations for Netcoins across marketing, finance, HR and development. We are looking forward to having her on the team,” Demeter told Techcouver.