Lawrence is a globally recognised digital finance thought leader and advocate with a track record as an advisor, executive and board member, working with a range of organisations from start-ups to established institutions.
In his role as Chair of GDF, a not-for-profit membership association that promotes fair and transparent markets for crypto and digital assets, he is responsible for strategic oversight and direction of advocacy and lobbying activities on behalf of the industry and its members.
Lawrence is also the Principal of Elipses, a digital investment management firm focused on sustainable investments, systematic investment management strategies and digital ledger technologies (DLTs).
He is the former CEO of Innovate Finance, the UK fintech members association, and is a regular Forbes and Fintech.TV contributor, promoting ethical and sustainable finance policies for a transparent, secure and quality digital future for everyone.
Lawrence holds an MBA for Henley Business School.