SINGAPORE, Sept. 12, 2021 / PRNewswire / – Binance, the world’s leading blockchain ecosystem and cryptocurrency infrastructure provider, has welcomed Aron Akbiyikian to Audit and Investigations team, where you will help ensure that Binance and the cryptocurrency industry in general are a safer place for all users, with a strong emphasis on removing the world’s worst elements from the ecosystem. His work will focus on identifying bad actors trying to use the Binance platform and tracking their movements through the blockchain to help law enforcement agencies around the world take them down. His appointment is an important step in ensuring that Binance is at the forefront of cryptocurrency security for all.
Aron brings a wealth of experience, joining from TRM Labs and having previously led investigations at Chainalysis, where he investigated and helped prevent the use of blockchain by criminals. Previously, he demonstrated his commitment to fighting crime as a detective in the county of Mariposa, California, where he focused on forensic analysis of digital media.
Aron worked on a number of high-profile cases, including “Welcome2Video,” in which his work was instrumental in helping global security forces bring criminals to justice. He is especially interested in increasing collaboration with others fighting for the same, from civil servants to nonprofits and other private sector services in the fintech space, and in continuing to evolve internal systems that effectively prevent They proactively facilitate illicit activities and respond to incidents that are already occurring.
Aron Akbiyikian He said: “I had to retire from law enforcement after an unfortunate helicopter crash that broke too many bones to continue that career. That was the catalyst for me to join the crypto world and I really consider myself lucky to continue to help making the world a better place through that and I look forward to continuing this work at Binance. ”
“Every time we work to remove the world’s worst elements from the crypto ecosystem, we are helping to secure the entire space. No one wants to be associated with the perpetrators of heinous crimes, and getting them out of crypto keeps crypto users. safe from being inadvertently associated with them. At the same time, crypto users can feel more confident that they and their loved ones are less likely to be victims of certain crimes, due to the efforts of many dedicated people who are trying to make the crypto space, and the world, more secure. “