Sean Ristau

Sean Ristau, EVP, Strategic Business Development, Prime Trust

Sean has an extensive 17-year background in the capital markets space and is fluent with most sectors of the financial & capital markets industry. Sean was an early adopter of cryptocurrency and blockchain technologies particularly Bitcoin, Litecoin, Ethereum, and Ripple.  Sean frequently provides advisory to firms looking to enter the crypto space.

Sean is the founder and Chairman of the FIX Protocol Digital Currency & Blockchain Working Group, a group that is working to ensure FIX Protocol proper representation in this ever-changing space. Sean is also an Advisory Board Member for the Security Traders Association of Chicago. Sean continues to be heavily involved in the Crypto & Blockchain space as a leader and frequent speaker.

Sean holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Management from Colorado Technical University