Leadership Team


Eliot Samuels

CEO & Co-Founder

Eliot pioneers new fintech infrastructure to help institutions and people flourish. His broad experience ranges from modernizing core infrastructure for leading banks at EY to running fintech at PilotRock Investment Partners, an SEC-registered hedge fund he helped to grow from $250 million to $1 billion in assets. Investments he oversaw—including in precious metals, exchanges, and payment networks—earned PilotRock clients net profits of $100+ million.


Andrew Moedinger

CTO & Co-Founder

Andrew builds scalable technology to radically improve people’s lives. As Tech Lead of the Gmail web team, he directed dozens of Google engineers across North America and Europe to tackle challenges that spanned from front-end user experience to back-end machine learning. During his seven-year career at Google, he oversaw the launches of major innovations such as the tabbed inbox for Gmail’s 1 billion users.


Robert Wilson

Head of Finance & Risk

Robert leverages 20 years of financial industry experience to build rigorous, scalable platforms. His diverse experience comes from managing many business areas—including audit, financial reporting, regulatory, credit, and corporate due diligence—at leading institutions such as PwC, Rothschild, and Goldman Sachs.


Christina Smith-Lutz

Head of Operations

Christina creates order in chaos and gets things done. She honed her problem-solving skills for seven years at UBS and Rothschild, where she worked in the controlling, treasury, and finance teams before heading the regulatory reporting team of Rothschild Bank AG.


Gareth Pinto

Head of Product

Gareth thinks big and delivers products that put people first. As a product manager at Microsoft he worked on new products within Office, Xbox, and Windows that impacted millions of people worldwide, from developers and gamers to business professionals and educators.

Board of Directors


Austin Adams
Independent Director

Former Corporate CIO, JPMorgan Chase

Andrew Moedinger
Chairman of the Board

CTO & Co-Founder, SolidusLink AG

Henry Williamson
Independent Director

Former COO, BB&T

Eliot Samuels
Executive Director

CEO & Co-Founder, SolidusLink AG


Advisory Board

Mike Bontrager

Founder & Chairman, Chatham Financial

John Bentley

CEO, Retirement Advisors of America

Brent Burgess

Former CIO, Triangle Capital

Greg Buechele

Co-founder, Carlyle Metals Fund

Tom Darden

Founder & CEO, Cherokee

Daniel Danciu

Senior Staff Engineer, Google

Tom Haller

Former Chief Software Architect, Archipelago/NYSE

Jim Ellerbee

Former COO, Credit Suisse FoHF

Kevin Smilak

Engineering Director, Google

Troy Puddington

Precious Metals Operations, Standard Chartered