J.D. Salbego

CEO BitTok Exchange

Global leader in blockchain, digital assets, tokenized securities, & DeFi with over 10 years of experience partnering with blockchain-focused companies, crypto funds & exchanges, corporations, & governments to drive business development & international expansion strategies across the U.S., Asia, Europe, & Middle East. An internationally-recognized subject matter expert in digital assets & securities, blockchain, & capital markets. He’s spearheaded projects and worked with the some of the biggest global blockchain & digital asset leaders who have cumulatively raised, manage, & generated over $2Bn.

As the CEO of Legion Ventures, a blockchain, STO, & tokenized market management consulting firm, J.D. provides thought-leadership on global blockchain trends to help companies drive the development of new services, products, & distribution channels. Leveraging a deep understanding of the global crypto ecosystem, J.D. has a track record of collaborating with industry-leading organizations to create fundraising, business development, operational, & go-to-market frameworks that consistently lead to profitable & sustainable growth.

Over the years, J.D. has played an integral role in numerous record-breaking STOs & ICOs. His work has been featured in Forbes, Business Insider, and Yahoo, including being linked to boosting Japan’s economy with blockchain. Along with hosting his own blog, he is a featured contributor on Cointelegraph.com. In 2018 he co-organized the largest blockchain conference in the world in Tokyo (JBC2018), in partnership with the government-nationally televised with 15,000 attendees.

As a crypto asset influencer, international speaker, and published author, J.D. frequently gives media interviews, is quoted, & has hosted presentations at the World Economic Forum, BlockShow, & Delta Summit alongside industry leaders, such as Tim Draper, Brock Pierce, Roger Ver, Chang “CZ” Pengzhao & digital securities leaders TZero, SharesPost, Securitize, R3 Corda, etc. He has also studied digital business innovation under renowned Columbia Business School professor, David Rogers.


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