Kevin Lupowitz

New York, NY

Kevin Lupowitz is the Head of Technology at Paxos. Paxos is a regulated blockchain infrastructure platform, building a new, open financial system.

Prior to Paxos, Kevin was the CIO at Tassat Group LLC, where he helped deliver the first 24x7 blockchain based payment platform for a US regulated Bank. Prior to Tassat, he was the CIO and Global Head of Technology at CLEAR, a biometric Identity as a Service organization that supports over two million clients on a 24/7 basis. Before that, he was CIO at FXall, one of the largest institutional foreign exchange (FX) marketplaces, which was subsequently acquired by Thomson Reuters. Before FXall, Lupowitz was a founding employee, CIO and Global Head of Technology, at Liquidnet, where he spent 11 years building and expanding the first equities "dark pool" which supported trading in 40 markets globally for over 700 of the largest asset managers in the world. 

Lupowitz started his career as a software engineer for the first electronic order management system for institutional trading of equity and fixed income instruments.

He holds both FINRA Series 7 and 24 certifications and is a named inventor on 18 US patents covering electronic securities, trade execution, and tokenless biometric security screening.