Charles Cascarilla is the CEO and co-founder of Paxos, a financial technology company mobilizing assets at the speed of the internet. With over 20 years of experience in financial services, Charles has a unique perspective on integrating blockchain technology with traditional systems. Before Paxos, Charles co-founded institutional asset management complex Cedar Hill Capital Partners in 2005 and its blockchain-focused venture capital subsidiary, Liberty City Ventures (LCV), in 2012. Through LCV, Chad has invested in many promising blockchain companies including Abra, BitGo, BRD, Earn.com and more. He was a founding member of CoinCenter and the Association for Digital Asset Markets. Earlier in his career, Charles was a portfolio manager at Claiborne Capital and an analyst at both Bank of America Securities and Goldman Sachs. He serves on the board of several charities and private companies including Project ALS and The Centurion Foundation. Charles holds a B.B.A. in Finance from the University of Notre Dame and is a CFA charterholder.