In this blog, we curate relevant and remarkable content related to blockchain, cryptocurrency and the digital economy. This fascinating piece by Gerald Fenech published on Forbes profiles an investment banker whose trust in blockchain is remarkable. Read on.
“With blockchain being very popular at Davos this year, it’s no surprise that many investment bankers are looking at this opportunity on a long term basis. I caught up with Rutger Janse who’s an investment banker and who began his career at ABN AMRO Bank N.V. Finding that his position there lacked challenge, he resigned to start his own asset management firm.
Janse states, “I have been developing relationships with high-net-worth clients and institutional investors to help them pursue their short-term and long-term financial goals”. Janse’s clients are located in Holland, Luxembourg, Switzerland, Monaco, United States, Bahrain, Dubai, Abu Dhabi and Saudi Arabia.
Recently in New York City for strategic partnerships and Digital IPO workshops for his firm’s business associates working on Wall Street, Janse says he is aware of a huge growth of interest in digitized shares from institutional parties, “because this is a safer haven compared to utilitarian tokens“.