Teana Baker-Taylor

Advisory Council
Global Digital Finance

Teana is a member of the Advisory Council of Global Digital Finance, a not-for-profit initiative fostering discussion on global policy and governance for cryptoassets with policymakers and
regulators and industry participants, including some of the most influential digital currency and token companies, academics and professional services who support the industry. GDF conducts policymaker, regulator and industry outreach to build a shared understanding of the risks and opportunities presented by tokens and digital currencies.
Teana possesses more than 20 years experience in strategic communications, with a depth of expertise in Fintech, Banking and Capital Markets. Passionate about the opportunities emerging from cryptoassets as a burgeoning asset class, Teana joined Coinfloor, the longest established group of cryptocurrency exchanges for institutional or sophisticated investors as the Chief Marketing Officer in January 2018, where she leads group communications including government and regulatory affairs. Prior to Coinfloor, Teana was the Global Head of Client Strategy for HSBC’s transaction banking business, where she
focussed on innovation strategy and blockchain initiatives. Teana has held senior marketing and communications positions at Citi, Fiserv, Royal Bank of Scotland and Hilton Hotels.