Arthur Hayes and BitMEX Leadership Team Resigned After US Government Charges

Cryptocurrency derivatives exchange BitMEX today announced leadership changes, a week after the US government charged its founders.

Arthur Hayes, one of the defendants in the case who faces five years in prison, is no longer the CEO of BitMEX. Vivien Khoo, Chief Operating Officer of 100x Group, who joined the company in July 2019, will become interim CEO, taking on additional executive responsibilities.

Arthur Hayes, Samuel Reed and Ben Delo.

CTO Samuel Reed, who was arrested by the DoJ, has waived all management responsibilities effective immediately.

The other two named defendants, founder Ben Delo, will not hold executive positions in 100x Group, the parent company of BitMEX. Additionally, Greg Dwyer will be leaving his previous role as Head of Business Development.

Ben Radclyffe, as chief commercial officer, will increase responsibilities related to handling customer relations and overseeing financial products.

David Wong, Chairman of 100x Group, commented:

These changes to our executive leadership mean that we can focus on our core business of providing superior trading opportunities to all our clients. through the BitMEX platform, while maintaining the highest standards of corporate governance. We have an exceptional team of senior leaders who are well qualified to continue the growth and development of the 100x Group, including the completion of the BitMEX user verification program. It is normal business for us and we thank all of our customers for their continued support.

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