ShapeShift Adds Veronica McGregor As New Chief Legal Officer Amidst New Model Drama
One of the top virtual asset firms in the world, ShapeShift AG, has appointed Veronica McGregor as its new Chief Legal Officer. Veronica is a Fintech law expert, whose appointment became effective as from August 27th, 2018.
In her new position as Shape Shift’s new Chief Legal Officer, Veronica will spearhead the firm’s all-embracing legal stratagem, with her being tasked with the role of advising the firm on all legal issues, with main emphasis being on supervisory undertakings. She will also be expected to guide the firm even as it strives to achieve acquiescence purposes.
Additionally, Veronica will be charged with task of directing the general supervisory strategy as well as representing the firm in relations with the regulating organizations. According to the CEO of the firm, Erik Voorhees, Veronica’s proficiency in the innovative payment systems, conventional finance, as well as virtual assets makes her a driving force in the legal space.
The CEO also asserts that virtual assets are existent in an atmosphere which has unclear and disjointed codes of practice. This therefore makes Veronica’s vast experience and understanding to be priceless. In many ways, Erik is delighted at the prospects of working with her.
Veronica’s Vast Experience
Over and above, Veronica brings her vast experience which spans over over twenty years of being in the banking legal sector. She has also specialized in the innovative payment technologies, whereby she has previously acted as an arbitrator between structured and unstructured entities.
In the recent past, Veronica has also worked as a partner with Goodwin Procter, which is an international law company which is historically known for being involved in trailblazing matters. As a partner at the law firm, Veronica served in the company’s fiscal industry, client fiscal services as well as fintech practices. Before joining Goodwin, Veronica also worked at Hogan Lovells, where she was a counsel at Jones Day.
In her own views, Veronica is delighted at the wonderful opportunity of being part of ShapeShift. She asserts that at the moment, ShapeShift is actively at the forefront of the virtual asset space, where it is instrumental in entrenching inventiveness on new and audacious frontiers.
Veronica looks forward to working with Erik as well as the entire ShapeShift team on international legal stratagem, especially when it comes to matters involving the evolving regulations in the crypto industry.
Being a dynamic participant of Fin Tech’s legal community, Veronica has worked as the Vice-Chair of the client fiscal services committee. She has also been a keynote speaker at a number of conferences as well as seminars in many parts of the globe. Previously, she has also been the President of an association of legal experts of San Francisco Bank.
This is one of the leading firms which is powered by the innovative blockchain technology. With its headquarters being in Switzerland, the firm operates a number of virtual asset products such as Prism, CoinCap and KeepKey. It mainly works as an online marketplace where users are in a position to purchase and sell virtual assets.