Johan Toll is Vice President and Head of Digital Assets at Nasdaq Market Technology, and has over 20 years of experience in the financial software and technology sector. His area of expertise captures the whole value chain of a financial asset, from trading to settlement and custody. Johan is specialized in distributed ledger technology and is currently leading the team responsible for innovation and development of Market Technology’s Digital Assets Product initiatives. Johan’s team overlooks projects covering the full digital assets lifecycle, both from a marketplace perspective as well as how new types of assets can be efficiently traded and managed through DLT.
In 2017, Johan received his first approved blockchain patent in the US (US 9,794,074 B2) which has grown into 3 approved patents all-together. In 2018, he received the “FinTech person of the Year” award from the Financial Technologies Forum for his expertise and developments on blockchain integration with the Nasdaq Financial Framework and multiple successful blockchain projects in the FinTech space.