- Binance exchange announced the addition of a new team member in its official blog post.
- Iskander Malikov has joined binance for the post of director of Fiat, Europe, and CIS.
- Malikov previously worked as COO in TradingView where he was focusing on business development, partnerships, and market data licensing.
Binance was launched in the year 2017 by Changpeng Zhao and is now the largest crypto exchange platform in terms of the trading volume. Binance exchange announced the addition of a new team member in its official blog post. Iskander Malikov has joined binance for the post of director of Fiat, Europe, and CIS. He aims for the position to grow Binance’s services and products globally to enhance the freedom of money.
Per the announcement, Malikov is positioned to primarily serve in creating fiat to crypto channels and gateways in regions including Europe and Commonwealth of Independent States and also improvise the already existing ones in Binance’s key markets.
Malikov also has planned to improve the business initiatives in these sectors and the partnership strategies in these regions. Malikov previously worked as COO in TradingView, a trading platform where he was focusing on business development, partnerships, and market data licensing.
Expansion of Binance in CIS
As per research, Iskander in his statement mentioned that the concept of cryptocurrency and cryptocurrency-based exchange in the CIS (Commonwealth of Independent States) are relatively new. With Malikov as the new director, the company aims to accelerate the adoption of cryptos in these regions by making cryptos more accessible in these regions by rapid expansion. Other than this, Malikov will focus on simplifying the conversion of fiat to crypto and vice versa.
Malikov also said that cryptos are not here to stay but also enabling in creating a new, alternative ecosystem capable of competing with traditionally developed financial products, also known as an asset class.
Malikov is aiming to popularize this asset class by removing or minimizing the friction present while purchasing or holding the cryptocurrencies and also make the process involved more efficient and easy. The main goal of this project includes building a new financial ecosystem to give people better usable products with services and the freedom of choice.