NEW YORK, March 10, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Symbiont, Inc., a technology pioneer solving complex global financial problems using enterprise blockchain solutions, today announced that it recently expanded its leadership team with the appointment of two strategic leadership positions at the end of the fourth quarter of 2021. Silvia David has been appointed Director of Marketing and Communications of Symbiont and Tom De Jarnette was appointed Chief People Officer. Both roles are newly created positions and report directly to Mark Smithco-founder and CEO of Symbiont, creator of the first enterprise platform designed to shape the future of global financial markets via decentralized common market blockchain technology.
As Director of Marketing and Corporate Communications, Silvia David oversees all aspects of global marketing, brand, corporate communications, public affairs, digital communications, investor relations and social responsibility. Tom De Jarnette oversees human resources, talent management, employee relations, employee performance, training and culture.
Mark SmithCEO of Symbiont, said, “I am delighted to welcome two outstanding professionals like Silvia and Tom to our leadership team. 2021 was a defining year for our organization as we saw the acceleration of our technology efforts come to life with the rollout of our smart warranty app. live with Vanguard and State Street. The other critical step in 2021 was our organizational evolution and, therefore, the expansion of our management team.
Smith added, “As a serial entrepreneur, I have always viewed the addition of a CMO as the official launch of an organization and we are thrilled to have such a comprehensive and innovative fintech leader of the caliber of Silvia who leads the Symbiont brand in its next phase of our strategic development Her experience in implementing transformative marketing strategies, corporate communications and business development, coupled with her network and knowledge of the capital markets, financial services and technology industry, is already proving essential to our evolution.
He continued, “Symbiont’s success to date is a direct result of the talented team of engineers, technologists and finance professionals we have on board. As we continue to grow and expand our team, we focus on our talented employees and continue to build our talent pool and organizational culture. I am personally delighted that Tom leads our human resources, employee relations and organizational effectiveness. As we continue to evolve our culture of innovation and transparency, I am delighted to have added Tom to our leadership team. As a retired Navy Seal with a history of building effective teams, Tom has experience developing cross-functional programs and dynamic work cultures and leading our workforce into a new era of growth. professional.
Silvia’s expertise comes from international communications agencies, in-house publicly traded Fortune 500 companies, start-ups and non-profit organizations. She has held leadership positions at respected financial and professional services firms including Nasdaq, Instinet, Marsh & McLennan and Edelman.
More recently, she has worked with many fast-paced fintechs such as Thesys Technologies and 280 CapMarkets, maintaining InspereX from start-up to exit on brand building, business development and communications growth strategies. Silvia currently serves on the board of directors of the national non-profit organization Tuesday’s Children and on various industry advisory boards such as the Museum of American Finance (MOAF).
Tom’s career highlights have included leadership positions during multiple combat deployments for Afghanistan and Iraq which included the lead tactical planner and ground force commander for the largest SEAL mission in history. He was also the commander of SEAL Team ONE, where he not only trained and deployed SEAL platoons for combat operations in Iraq but also created CENTRAL Command Priority Effort #1, the Crisis Response Element. Since transitioning to corporate life, most recently, Tom has consulted with the Voluntary Employee Benefits Association on San Diego, California. He is an active member of the SEAL Future Foundation and co-founder of the San Diego chapter.
Symbiont is a leading technology company focused on solving complex global financial problems using a new enterprise blockchain solution. A pioneer in smart contracts and distributed ledger technologies, Symbiont’s Blockchain Assembly™ is the first enterprise platform developed to remove operational frictions from the lifecycle of financial instruments, while enabling real-time data sharing with a optimal security and confidentiality. Founded in new York With a global footprint, Symbiont is comprised of a team of capital markets experts and engineers located across the globe with the common goal of creating market efficiencies to power the next generation of market innovations. financial.
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