Former UK Chancellor Philip Hammond Joins Crypto Startup Copper
📣 Former #UKChancellor 🇬🇧 Philip Hammond Joins Crypto Startup @Copper
👉 Former Chancellor of the #UK 🇬🇧 Treasury, Lord #PhilipHammond, joined #Copper’s cryptocurrency custody group as a senior advisor with the ambition to “promote the UK as a global leader in #digitalasset technology.”
👉 Copper’s Chief Executive Officer, #DmitryTokarev, stated that Lord Hammond’s expertise could enhance the UK’s digital assets offering.
👉 Copper, founded in 2018, announced plans to expand into #Asia and the #US. The company secured a $75 million investment from hedge fund manager Alan Howard and two venture capital firms, #DawnCapital and #TargetGlobal.