Bitcoin Association has appointed Patrick Prinz as its new Europe and operations manager.
Prinz will serve two roles – advance the business growth of Bitcoin SV throughout Europe and support the operational needs of the organisation globally.
Prinz has a strong background in financial services and strategy consulting. Most recently, he worked as a senior investment advisor for a global asset management group.
Prinz advised on emerging technologies, and discovered the benefits of having a single, massively scalable, public, auditable ledger for storing any type of data and allowing value transfer at a micropayment level.
Previously, Prinz was a consultant at a leading strategy consulting firm ,acting as advisor to international banks. He began his career in corporate and investment banking, working at Deutsche Bank and Citi.
Jimmy Nguyen, founding president of Bitcoin Association, said: “With Patrick’s addition, we welcome to our team another high-caliber professional with international business experience.
“He will also be a strong business voice for Bitcoin SV across Europe – with his financial services knowledge, effective communication skills, and passionate belief in Bitcoin’s true power.”