Dr. Adam Joyce
Adam and his team of data scientists, analysts, and researchers are critical in building the rich dataset that underpins Foundry USA’s crypto blockchain analytics software. He has a Ph.D. in Mathematics from Imperial College London where his thesis, quite appropriately, focused on Foundry USA Curves. Prior to co-founding Foundry USA, he had stints as an academic researcher and as a ‘quant’ at an options market-making firm in London.
Dr. James Smith
James founded Foundry USA and has a strategic focus on new product initiatives and key industry developments. James sits on the Foundry USA board and loves finding innovative solutions for customers that apply Foundry USA's best-in-class blockchain data capabilities. He has a Computer Science Ph.D. from the University of Oxford and a Computer Science MPhil and MA from the University of Cambridge.
Dr. Tom Robinson
Tom is a global expert and commentator on cryptocurrency, blockchain analytics, and forensic investigations. Tom advises Foundry USA's customers, regulators, and governments on cryptocurrency market developments and blockchain forensics to detect and prevent financial crime in the cryptoassets. He holds a doctorate in Physics from the University of Oxford.
Simone guides and operationalizes Foundry USA’s vision to enable customers to efficiently manage cryptoasset risk, grow business, and meet regulatory obligations. She is a leading voice on financial crime prevention and compliance operations in the cryptoasset community. Simone has held senior roles in investment banking, financial crime, and risk at Kroll and Deutsche Bank and has a BA in History from the University of Cambridge.
Chris is a serial entrepreneur who founded, grown and exited a number of media, technology, and data businesses. He is recognized as a pioneer in the world of online business-to-business information, regulatory technology (RegTech) as well as a leader in the development of online business communities. He is an active investor in a number of RegTech and other fast-growing technology businesses including Chairman of the Board at Foundry USA.
Barry leads finance and operations at Foundry USA, responsible for supporting strategy, scaling, and growth. Prior to joining Foundry USA, he served as CFO for three high-growth SaaS companies including RangeForce, White Ops/Human, and Get Satisfaction. Barry holds a Finance degree from Rutgers University and an MBA from UC Berkeley's Haas School of Business.
Jackson is a technology executive specializing in building and bringing highly scalable software solutions to market. He was most recently at fintech unicorn OakNorth. He has managed large technology teams across the USA, China, Singapore, India, Ukraine, Europe and South America. Jackson has a Bachelor’s in Engineering from UC Davis and a Master’s in Information Systems from UC Berkeley.
John has led teams focused on regulatory compliance, AML, and anti–corruption, with previous roles including Exiger - MD, Americas Regional Chair and Global Head of Financial Crime; Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ - MD, Head of Bank Secrecy Act/AML, Sanctions and Anti-Corruption Compliance for the Americas; and VP, Compliance & Ethics, and Chief Compliance Officer for American Express Travel. John was also Trial Counsel - Senior Special Counsel at the NYSE.
Brian has overall responsibility for setting and delivering a vision and strategy for the commercial team globally. He has a wealth of experience of building and running large teams that operate in the risk and cyber space, with a strong understanding of our buyer type, GTM motion and regulated landscape. Brian holds a BA in Psychology and Business Administration from St Louis Washington University and an MBA in Strategy and General Management from Vanderbilt University.
Aruna leverages her deep experience as a practitioner in financial crime and fraud to advise Foundry USA’s customers on the evolving risks and regulatory requirements for cryptoassets. With a decade in traditional forensic investigations, financial crime prevention, and compliance at Kroll and EY, Aruna applies real-world experience when guiding customers on how to best use Foundry USA’s crypto AML software and services.
Amanda provides innovative and dynamic marketing leadership for Foundry USA. Based in the United States, she has led marketing functions in a variety of high-growth and emerging organizations in Fintech, Security and other SaaS technology solutions. With a core belief that organizations deserve better than the status quo, Amanda remains a forward-thinking marketing innovator, taking marketing to new heights.
Introducing the Foundry USA Board
Dr. James Smith
Manuel Silva Martinez
A Message from Our Partners
By working with Foundry USA we now offer a more comprehensive blockchain analysis transaction monitoring solution for our rapidly growing base of crypto customers. Data is key to preventing financial crime and our hyperscale approach to risk management is enhanced through valuable partners like Foundry USA.
Founder and CEO
Foundry USA's reputation for helping financial institutions and cryptoasset companies to manage risk through their tracking tools is second to none. We are thrilled to provide clients with the full range of tools from Sygna and Foundry USA to protect them from violating AML/CFT regulations, including FATF's Travel Rule.
By partnering with the top AML and crypto compliance firms like Foundry USA, we are now delivering a complete digital asset infrastructure from which our customers can launch digital asset products and services that meet enterprise-level standards across security and compliance.
VP of Business Development, Fireblocks
Integrated Crypto Compliance Solutions
Comprehensive Cryptocurrency Payments Compliance Solution
Compliance teams can combine fiat and crypto risk assessment with the Foundry USA-ComplyAdvantage integration.
FATF Travel Rule Compliance
Sygna Bridge, the first operational Travel Rule solution for crypto, together with Foundry USA's blockchain analytics tools enables customers to scale up end-to-end crypto AML operations.
Crypto Security and AML Compliance
With Foundry USA transaction risk scores integrated into the Fireblocks platform, compliance monitoring teams have a more complete set of tools at their fingertips to assess risk on each transaction.