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Wayne Trench CEO at OSL


Wayne Trench is the CEO of OSL, the leading digital asset brokerage in Asia Pacific. He oversees all of OSL’s activities including trading and brokerage operations, product development and governance. In this role, he ensures the company sets the highest standards across all aspects of the institutional digital asset investment space. Trench has more than 15 years of investment banking experience. Prior to joining OSL in 2018, he was the CEO of Octagon Strategy, an institutional digital asset trading platform. Before this, he held senior roles at international banks, including Head of Morgan Stanley’s Electronic Trading Coverage in Asia. Trench previously headed electronic trading in Asia for Macquarie Bank. He has been a long-time investor and trader of digital assets. Trench is an experienced entrepreneur. He co-owned and ran Aspir, a diversified mineral processing technology and equipment supplier in Australia. Under his leadership, Aspirgrew rapidly and was acquired by the Weir Group, a FTSE 100 company, in 2013. Trench is highly respected for his insights on the evolution of digital asset trading. He regularly appears as a commentator on Bloomberg Television and CNBC, among other news outlets, in addition to speaking at conferences such as Token2049. Trench holds an MBA from the University of Southern Queensland as well as a Bachelor of Business Management and a Graduate Certificate in Applied Finance from the University of Queensland, Australia.

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