Founder & CEO
Adrien founded Metaco and as CEO, he is responsible for setting the strategy and direction of the company as well as overseeing the firm’s growth plans. A Math PhD and former hedge fund quant, Adrien lectured at the École Polytechnique de Fédérale de Lausanne and University of Lausanne on cryptography and the applications of blockchain. He is a published scholar in peer-reviewed finance journals and co-authored a best-seller book on distributed ledger technology.
Chief of Staff
Jessica is Chief of Staff at Metaco where she advises the CEO and supervises Finance, Human Resources and administration. With over a decade of industry experience, Jessica has a proven track record for building and hyper-scaling back-office and other corporate functions from the seed stage to company acquisition and beyond. Jessica is also responsible for the Corporate Secretariat function, providing direct support to the Board of Directors and to the Executive Committees.
Chief Growth Officer
Seamus is Chief Growth Officer at Metaco where he is responsible for driving non-linear growth through the management of partnerships and oversight of the firm’s corporate strategy. Seamus is a domain expert in banking and financial markets with a track record for successfully scaling digital asset startups. He has three decades of experience spanning investment banking, wealth management and commodities at JP Morgan, Deutsche Bank, Barclays and Bank of America.
Chief Product Officer
Peter is Chief Product Officer at Metaco where he is responsible for driving the firm’s product strategy and leading its execution. Peter is a foremost authority on enterprise architecture, having established his credentials building and scaling digital asset infrastructure and management consulting over a three-decade career at IBM and PwC. Peter is a renowned expert speaking regularly at blockchain, crypto and enterprise architecture conferences globally.
Angel Nunez Mencias
Chief Technology/Customer Officer
Angel is Chief Customer Officer at Metaco where he is responsible for leading solutions delivery for Metaco’s clients and R&D at Metaco Labs. A distinguished engineer and prolific inventor with over 200 patents to his name, Angel has developed an esteemed portfolio in the management of projects focused on integrating secure, reliable, and high-performance cloud infrastructure into enterprise applications with mastery of blockchain and applied cryptography.
Chief Sales Officer
Craig is Chief Sales Officer at Metaco where he is responsible for business development, solutioning and account management globally. As a securities services industry veteran, Craig brings deep industry expertise across global and direct custody, post-trade and asset servicing, and network management. Craig has previously held senior sales and global relationship management roles at top-tier banks based across Asia, the US, the UK and Europe.
Chief Information Security Officer
Sébastien is Chief Information Security Officer at Metaco where he is responsible for information security and infrastructure. A multi-patented inventor, Sébastien is a certified cybersecurity expert with over two decades of experience in software design, product management, cryptography, and information assurance. As a seasoned enterprise information technology security professional, Sébastien brings strategic insight to Metaco’s platform development.
Mei Li Powell
Global Head of Marketing & Communications
Mei Li is Global Head of Marketing & Communications at Metaco. In a career spanning 30 years, Mei Li has led marketing, corporate communications and investor relations at Euroclear, and been the CMO for Citi’s global transaction services business. There, she worked in partnership with Sales to commercialize new capabilities and foster industry collaboration that brought infrastructure modernization through technology-enabled services.
Philipp is General Counsel at Metaco where he oversees all legal matters of the company. Philipp brings more than a decade worth of experience from international law firms, big 4 consultancies and various in-house roles, delivered across 5 countries in Europe and Asia. With a strong background in software and banking regulation, and a sharp focus on commercial contracts, corporate law and governance, Philipp is both a problem solver and a business growth enabler.