Uphold is an easy-to-use investments and payments app. Specializing in digital assets, we serve more than 7 million customers in 150 countries. We open around 15,000 accounts a day and provide consumers with a more versatile and cost-effective home for their daily financial lives. For businesses, we provide regulated infrastructure to connect crypto with fiat currencies. Today, we support 51 digital assets, 28 national currencies, four precious metals and fractional U.S. equities.
Uphold’s unique trading experience - ‘Anything-to-Anything’ - allows customers to trade directly between any supported asset or currency in one step - physical gold to Bitcoin, for example - saving both time and money. Uphold supports financial inclusion by enabling customers virtually anywhere to open an account in less than 5 minutes and to invest with no minimum amounts. Customers can send money to virtually anyone with an email address free of charge.
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Uphold is looking for a Managing Director of Equities to join our Consumer Wallet Team reporting to the Chief Revenue & Chief Product Officer. This is an incredibly exciting opportunity where you’ll get to create a differentiated fractional equities product for worldwide distribution with particular focus on the U.S. market in 2022. You will have overall commercial and strategic responsibility for the equities channel. This encompasses product strategy, product design, product differentiation by region, product positioning by market, product specification, competitor analysis and strategic marketing. We are looking for a senior product person who has helped to build a successful equities trading platform in the United States and scaled the model into other territories. You’ll be familiar with the Regulatory landscape in the U.S. and other important markets. Most importantly you’ll have an intimate understanding of the U.S. retail equities market and the gaps we can take advantage of to create a useful product that fulfils a need in the market.
Your mission is to build an equities business for Uphold that eclipses the success of our incumbent cryptocurrency business.
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