Antony Lewis (2019 Annual)

Director of Digital Assets

Antony is Director of Digital Assets at R3 in Singapore.

In this role he works with partners and clients of R3 to understand the transformative nature and implications of digital assets recorded as tokens on Corda, R3’s blockchain platform.

He has been working professionally in the blockchain industry since joining itBit (now Paxos) in 2013.

Antony sits on the FinTech advisory committee for the Hong Kong Securities and Futures Commission (HK SFC).

Antony is author of “The Basics of Bitcoins and Blockchains”, an essential guide for anyone who needs to learn about cryptocurrencies, ICOs, tokens, and business blockchains.  It provides a balanced and hype-free grounding in the essential concepts behind the revolutionary technology.

He also writes a personal blog explaining this technology at ‪

Prior to bitcoins and blockchains, Antony was a technology manager at Credit Suisse in London and Singapore having started his banking career as an FX trader at Barclays Capital.