CEO, Co-Founder, CoinJar
Asher Tan is the co-founder and CEO of CoinJar – Australia’s largest digital currency platform. CoinJar’s range of products include a digital wallet, exchange, and CoinJar Swipe – a digital currency enabled debit card. Its web and mobile apps empower anyone to buy, sell, send, receive and accept bitcoin as money. CoinJar has processed more than $1 billion worth of exchange transactions for hundreds of thousands of users.
A published analyst, Tan previously led industry risk products at business information provider IBISWorld. Seeing an opportunity to unite his passion for finance and technology in the form of digital currency, he co-founded CoinJar in 2013. Asher has since advocated for the technology through his involvements with public policy and commentary in the Australian media.