Hong Kong-based blockchain service company Diginex hires former UBS president of Asia Pacific as chairman of Asia

Diginex, a Hong Kong-based blockchain service company, has hired Chi-Won Yoon, former president of the Asia-Pacific region of UBS Group AG, as its Chair of Asia. Chi-Won Yoon previously served as President and CEO of UBS Asia Pacific, and was a member of UBS’s executive board from 2009 to 2015. He is also currently a member of the board of directors of Hyundai Motor Group. Lianwen previously reported that Diginex’s M & A transaction with Nasdaq-listed company 8i Enterprises Acquisition Corp. has been approved by the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), and Diginex may be listed on the Nasdaq backdoor through this merger and acquisition. At the same time, at the end of 2019, the Hong Kong Fund of Digiginex is the only investment institution that has obtained a cryptocurrency fund license issued by the Hong Kong Securities and Futures Commission (SFC).