Jon Matonis Founding Director, Bitcoin Foundation; CEO, Globitex

An e-Money researcher and crypto economist focused on expanding the circulation of nonpolitical digital currencies, Jon advises startups in Bitcoin, gaming, mobile and prepaid.

A tech contributor to Forbes Magazine and CoinDesk, Jon is also Editor of The Monetary Future, a leading economics blog at the intersection of free banking, cryptography, and digital currency.

Previously CEO of Hushmail and Chief Forex Trader at VISA, Jon has held senior posts at Sumitomo Bank and VeriSign.