Singapore (February 04, 2022) – Crypto.com, the world’s fastest-growing cryptocurrency platform, announced today that it has appointed Mike Warriner as Senior Vice President of Engineering. Warriner brings to Crypto.com more than three decades of experience creating and leading cutting-edge technology teams. Before joining Crypto.com, Warriner was most recently Chief Technology Officer at metasearch engine and travel agency, Skyscanner Ltd, where he led an engineering team of more than 650 people focused on product development and data management.
In his new role at Crypto.com, Warriner will continue to build a world-class engineering team in the United Kingdom and across Europe to accelerate the world’s transition to cryptocurrency. Warriner will further strengthen Crypto.com’s innovative technology and processes to support the company’s extraordinary growth, especially in the company’s state-of-the-art mobile apps, NFT platform and cryptocurrency exchange.
“Cryptocurrency is powering the next generation of the Web, and I am thrilled to be part of the evolution,” said Warriner. “Crypto.com is at the forefront of innovation, and I look forward to building a team to support the transformation of the internet into a more fair and equitable community.”
By joining Crypto.com, Warriner is returning to his Fintech roots having held previous positions at HSBC and Google. At HSBC, Warriner led a team of 3,500 people responsible for all customer-facing applications for the company’s retail bank. At Google, Warriner led the global development of AdSense, the advertising platform as well as being Chair of Google Payments Limited.
“Over the last year, the industry has grown tremendously, with nearly 300 million crypto owners,” said Matthew Chan, Chief Technology Officer of Crypto.com. “We are thrilled to add Mike to our incredibly talented team to help build and strengthen the infrastructure needed to keep pace with our growth as more and more people adopt cryptocurrency and other digital assets.”
Founded in 2016, Crypto.com serves over 10 million customers with the world’s fastest growing cryptocurrency and financial services platform. Crypto.com is built on a foundation of security, privacy and compliance and is the first cryptocurrency company in the world to have ISO/IEC 27701:2019, ISO27001:2013 and PCI:DSS 3.2.1, Level 1 compliance, and independently assessed at Tier 4, the highest level for both NIST Cybersecurity and Privacy Frameworks, as well as Service Organization Control (SOC) 2 compliance.
With over 3,000 people in offices across the Americas, Europe and Asia, Crypto.com is accelerating the world’s transition to cryptocurrency. Find out more: https://crypto.com