Ripple Hires HSBC Executive and SWIFT Board Member

Ripple, the provider of distributed ledger settlement solutions, has announced the employment of Marcus Treacher as Global Head of Strategic Accounts.

Treacher apparently has more than 30 years of experience in transaction banking and payment system technology, including 12 years in global leadership roles at HSBC. He also served as a member of the Global Board of SWIFT from 2010 to 2016.

Treacher joins Ripple from his recent position as HSBC’s Global Head of Payments Innovation where he established a new team focused on applying emerging fintech to solve customer challenges in digital payments, trade and supply chain.

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