Ledger has appointed Andrew Leelarthaepin as its general manager and head of APAC of Ledger Enterprise Solutions, Blockhead has learned.
Leelarthaepin, who announced his move on LinkedIn, joins the company from Luxembourg-based cryptocurrency exchange Bitstamp, where he led its business development efforts in Asia. He previously worked at major financial institutions such as JPMorgan Chase, CGS-CIMB Securities and Saxo Bank.
Founded in 2014 Ledger is an all-in-one digital asset management solution serving retail and institutional clients in 200 countries. The company is headquartered in Paris, with offices in New York, Singapore, London and Vierzon
Ledger’s business-to-business unit helps companies secure and scale digital asset businesses, with a software-as-a-service product that delivers treasury management, DeFi, NFT and token creation capabilities with secure governance.
Ledger completed a US$380 million Series C fundraising round led by 10T Holdings in 2021, valuing the company at more than US$1.5 billion. At that point, the company said it had sold more than 3 million hardware wallets in 190 countries, and had more than 1.5 million monthly users on Ledger Live.