Jeff is a Board Member of GDF. He is a Principal of Bandman Advisors, an advisory practice helping clients meet strategic innovation and regulatory challenges focusing on blockchain, FinTech and RegTech. He was formerly a senior official at the US Commodity Futures Trading Commission. As FinTech Advisor to Chairman Giancarlo, he was Founding Director and architect of LabCFTC. He also established and led the CFTC’s blockchain and virtual currency working group. He leads the regulatory engagement for GDF.