Ex-UBS CIO Oliver Bussmann to Head New Blockchain Venture

Bussmann will serve as president of Switzerland-based Crypto Valley Association.

Oliver Bussmann will head up Crypto Valley

According to the startup, the Zug, Switzerland-based company has already landed UBS, PwC, Thomson Reuters, Luxoft, ConsenSys, Canton of Zug, and Lucerne University as clients.

Some of those clients have ties to Crypto Valley Association. Bussmann, formerly of UBS, will serve as president of firm. Vasily Suvorov will serve as vice president and joins from Luxoft, and René Huesler joins from Lucerne University, where he is the director of the Lucerne School of Information Technology.