Aaron Kaplan

Aaron Kaplan

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Aaron Kaplan is a securities lawyer and Founder and Co-Chief Executive Officer of Prometheum, an innovative blockchain company engaged in building the first compliant, end-to-end ecosystem for digital asset securities. Under his leadership, Prometheum is building the world’s first SEC and FINRA registered, full-service market for digital asset securities—issuance, trading, clearing, settlement and custody. Aaron also serves as an Of Counsel at Gusrae Kaplan, where his practice is focused on the applications of distributed ledger technology in the securities industry, and the related regulatory issues. Since his admission to the New York State Bar Association, he has been focusing his efforts and has developed an expertise relating to virtual currencies and their regulations. Previously, he was a Co-founder of Deckbound, a blockchain video gaming and digital asset technology company. Since 2016, Aaron has served as the Managing Member of EquityArcade Services, a technology provider focused on online capital formation solutions.

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