It starts with an idea: the solution to asset safety and management for digital assets already exists. It’s trusts and custody. But no-one knows how to apply it to a new, fast-moving and entirely digital asset class. First Digital Trust was built out of this realization in 2017, under the umbrella of First Digital Trust Limited. We brought together skills from the traditional financial world and knowledge of the digital assets economy to offer open finance solutions. After spinning off and becoming our own company in 2019, First Digital Trust became a fully independent public trust company headquartered in Hong Kong.
First Digital Trust brings traditional fiduciary services into the digital-first world through technology, developing financial services infrastructure that lets us and our clients create world-class financial products and services.
Our vision for finance is a decentralized one, decoupled from the risks of fractional reserve banking, open and driven by a culture of innovation, efficiency and automation.
With a unique mix of technology and finance leadership (and some personal experience of our own), we bring a new perspective to a centuries-old industry.
Vincent ChokChief Executive Officer
Gunnar JaervChief Operating Officer
Michael TitusSenior Legal Counsel
David GunsonChief Compliance Officer
Raphaël TressieresHead of Business Strategy
We share a common vision and core values that represent our commitments to you.
We embrace change and the opportunities it creates and always seek to improve.
It's all about trust. We make no compromise in standards of integrity in all of our actions.
We are deeply committed to clients and enjoy investing in long-term relationships.
We don't look at challenges and say that they're someone else's job—we find a way.
If you’re looking for the challenge of an innovative, fast-growing company, in an industry that’s transforming around you and disrupting traditional finance, in a role that could make your career, First Digital Trust is looking for you.Browse careers