Jeanine Hightower – Global DCA

Jeanine Hightower

Chief Strategy Officer, EDX Markets

Jeanine Hightower-Sellitto is the Chief Strategy Officer of EDX Markets.  In this role she is responsible for launch and growth of the EDX digital asset exchange.  From 2020-2022, Jeanine was the CEO of Atomyze LLC, which was a fintech company that developed a tokenization platform and marketplace for physical commodities. From 2018-2020 Jeanine served as the Managing Director of Operations at Gemini Trust Company, LLC, a chartered NY State Trust Company that operates a digital asset exchange and offers custodian services. From 2004-2017, Jeanine held several leadership roles, including Chief Operating Officer, at the International Securities Exchange (ISE), a NASDAQ subsidiary that operates three securities exchanges. Jeanine started her career in 1998 as a Financial Analyst in the Technology Investment Banking group of Wachovia Securities. 

Currently, Jeanine serves on the Board of Digital Prime Technologies, which offers a full suite of turnkey prime services for traditional firms entering the digital asset space.

She is a graduate of The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill with degrees in Economics and Biology.