Antony is Director of Research for R3’s Lab & Research Centre in Singapore. In this role, he produces reports and runs seminars on the evolving concepts, technologies and vendors in the distributed ledger landscape for R3 members, policymakers, and the wider Singapore and APAC community. He has been working professionally in the distributed ledger industry since joining itBit (now Paxos) in 2013. In 2015-16 he independently consulted to clients in the finance, consulting, legal, policy, and education sectors. He also writes a personal blog explaining this technology at www.bitsonblocks.net. Prior to bitcoins and blockchains, Antony was a technology project and product manager at Credit Suisse in London and Singapore having started his banking career as an FX trader at Barclays Capital.