Executive Team


Dr Andreas Furche is a fintech researcher and entrepreneur with a long-term passion for the tokenisation of financial assets.

Dr Andreas Furche
Chief Executive Officer

Professor Tālis Putniņš is a Professor in the Finance Discipline group at the University of Technology, Sydney, and is a member of the Quantitative Finance Research Centre at UTS.

Professor Tālis Putniņš
Chief Scientist

Dr Mark Staples is a Senior Principal Researcher in CSIRO’s Data61, and leads research in blockchain, software engineering, software architecture, and regtech.

Dr Mark Staples
Chief Technology Officer
Elizabeth Reed resized

Elizabeth is a skilled business executive with close to 20 years experience across a broad range of industries including banking, M&A, financial services, legal, insolvency, real estate and manufacturing.

Elizabeth Reed
Chief Commercial Officer

Contact us

Contact the Digital Financial CRC to be connected to
the next wave of finance transformation.