Former BlackRock executive becomes blockchain Australia’s new CEO

Laura Mercurio will replace Steve Vallas as Blockchain Australia’s next Chief Executive Officer from Monday (September 12).

Blockchain Australia – an industry body representing Aussie businesses and individuals participating in the crypto industry – announced the appointment of Laura Mercurio as its next Chief Executive Officer. She has a rich experience in the financial field, working previously for BlackRock, Deutsche Bank, and Citigroup.