QuickBit eu AB (publ) hires Jonathan Widinghoff as Legal Counsel

QuickBit eu AB (publ) has hired Jonathan Widinghoff as Legal Counsel. Jonathan is an experienced legal professional with a specialty in startups and fintech companies. He joins QuickBit from the investment and reconstruction company FrontOffice Nordic AB (publ).

At QuickBit, Jonathan will be responsible for coordinating legal matters internally and externally, his remit will include compliance with regulations for operations made by the Gibraltar company, legal issues regarding the listing of QuickBit, data protection, contract law and general business law issues.

In addition to his LL.M. from Stockholm University, Jonathan has also studied European law at graduate level and has for many years worked in an advisory capacity with issues related to reconstruction and financing. He has experience of compliance and AML issues at one of Sweden's fastest growing fintech companies, and has also founded, managed and sold technology companies in p2p distribution and e-commerce, during at which time he was part of the Stockholm School of Economic’s incubator SSE Business LAB.

"With Jonathan we’re strengthening the management team ahead of QuickBit's upcoming listing in 2018, and acquire competence to internally handle complex legal issues related to global trading with crypto currencies. He is a lawyer with a love for innovation and a passion for new and disruptive technologies, these qualities make him ideally suited to working in a fast-growing company in this new, emerging market, said Jörgen Eriksson, Senior Advisor at QuickBit.

For more information, please contact:

Jörgen Eriksson, senior advisor, QuickBit, jorgen.eriksson@quickbit.eu, +46 70-681 2777
Carl Henrik Nordin, head of inormation, QuickBit, carl-henrik.nordin@quickbit.eu, +46 70-263 58 60

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QuickBit eu AB (publ) is a Swedish public fintech company that provides cryptocurrency and blockchain technology to the global online market. QuickBit offers its customers cryptocurrency for quick, easy and secure e-commerce and provides e-merchants with blockchain-secured solutions that minimises the risk of fraud. The company was founded by a group of Swedish entrepreneurs operating internationally and with extensive experience in delivering solutions to the global financial services industry. A rapidly expanding tech startup, QuickBit’s vision is to become the natural choice for e-merchants wishing to provide cryptocurrencies as a secure means of payment.