- Crypto.com appointed Patrick Yoon as the new General Manager of South Korea.
- Patrick will enrich the Korean crypto scene with a verified track record in the Korean financial industry.
The world’s fastest-growing crypto platform, Crypto.com is strengthening its team by appointing Patrick Yoon, the former Country Manager of Visa Korea and Mongolia as the new General Manager of South Korea.
Founded in 2016, the exchange now has a user base of 10 million and 2,600 employees worldwide. Today, Crypto.com announced it appointed Patrick Yoon as the new General Manager of South Korea.
According to the company, Patrick will enrich the Korean crypto scene with a verified track record in the Korean financial industry as he has played a key role in expanding the global influence of Visa’s partners extending from traditional finance companies to big tech and fintech players.
In addition, the Korean Ministry of Small and Medium Enterprises and Startups’ ‘Inclusive Company’ project also recognized his ‘Go Global’ campaign to promote SMB’s overseas market penetration amid the COVID-19 pandemic.
What is more, Yoon’s appointment comes amid Crypto.com growth. In the last 12 months, the firm saw strong growth, adding over 1,500 employees (now 2,600 total).
Following this, Patrick Yoon, General Manager, South Korea, and Kris Marszalek, co-founder, and CEO at Crypto.com expressed their excitement to work together. Patrick Yoon said,
South Korean investors have been eager to invest in digital assets and cryptocurrency markets. I look forward to working with the talented team at Crypto.com to drive our business growth in Korea by meeting the needs of our customers and adhering with regulatory standards and practices.
Furthermore, he added that they would work closely with industry leaders and regulators to improve their understanding of this fast-growing industry and support its growth safely and sustainably.
Kris Marszalek also noted,
Throughout his career, Patrick’s has demonstrated deep and extensive experience in driving sustainable business growth within regulatory frameworks with established financial brands. His strong corporate background is a perfect fit for Crypto.com. We look forward to reaching new heights safely and sustainably.
Last week, Crypto.com Pay announced the launch of its new recurring payments feature. According to the company, the feature will simplify the process of creating a curated list of subscription products and services for all the merchants on the platform.
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