In five to ten years, blockchain will be ubiquitous, says Pat LaVecchia, CEO of Oasis Pro Market, the first US-regulated alternative trading system (ATS) for digital securities that is registered for the use of digital cash. In this candid interview with host Yael Tamar on the BlockSolid podcast, Pat discusses his traditional banking background, how he “discovered” blockchain, and why he thinks blockchain will revolutionize banking. This evolution will occur, he says, it’s just a matter of time.
About Pat LaVecchia:
Pat is CEO of Oasis Pro Markets, the first US-regulated alternative trading system (ATS) for digital securities that is registered for the use of digital cash. Pat is also CEO of its holding company, Oasis Pro, Inc. Over his 30 year career, Pat has led capital markets teams and spearheaded the financing, acquisition and/or sale of well over 150 companies involving transactions of more than $20 billion across a variety of industries including technology, fintech, and blockchain. Pat has been in the crypto space for several years serving as a senior advisor to several firms, including MakerDAO.