Emmanuel Aidoo

Global Head of Digital Asset Markets, Credit Suisse

Emmanuel Aidoo is Head of Digital Asset Markets at Credit Suisse. He is responsible for leveraging digital asset markets as an Equities platform combining the expertise in Electronic Products with CS’ industry leadership in Distributed Ledger Technology for the Global Markets division.

Emmanuel joined Donaldson Lufkin and Jenrette in 1997 from Caspian Securities as the EMEA IT Head for Emerging Markets. He remained with CS after DLJ was acquired in August 2000, and has held a variety of senior roles including Global Head of Debt Capital Markets Technology, Global Head of Leverage Finance Technology, and Global Head of Solutions Delivery before leading Credit Suisse’s distributed ledger technology efforts since 2014.

He is Chair of SIFMA’s Blockchain Round Table and a Board Member of the Wall Street Blockchain Alliance.  Emmanuel studied Computer Science at Brunel University in West London.  In 2019, Emmanuel was voted by Business Insider as one of the Top 10 people transforming finance.