Pascal Gauthier

Pascal Gauthier

Formal First Name
1976 - present

Pascal Gauthier is the Chairman and CEO of Ledger, a world leader in critical digital asset security and utility. Under his leadership, he expanded the company's product line with Ledger Live, an intuitive digital asset management app, and a next-gen consumer device, Ledger Stax. Gauthier started his career at Kelkoo, a price comparison service acquired by Yahoo in 2004. He later served as the COO of Criteo, where he was instrumental in the pivot of advertising which led to the company's global expansion towards a EUR 2.17 billion market capitalization. Prior to joining Ledger in 2017, he was a Venture Partner at Mosaic Ventures, a London-based venture capital firm focusing on Series A stage companies. He is the non-executive chairman and engineer of Komainu, the first regulated digital asset custody solution which is a joint venture between Nomura, Ledger, and CoinShares, that safeguards BTCs and other crypto on behalf of financial institutions.

Professional Experience



  • He has been featured or interviewed in various financial media outlets and publications including Bloomberg, Fortune, Entrepreneur, Forbes, and more.

  • He appeared as a guest in the 2023 Real Vision Festival of Learning.