Dr. Thomas WeigoldProduct Owner Crypto Stack
Thomas Weigold joined Bitcoin Suisse AG in July 2021 as Product Owner Crypto Stack within the Product Development team. He is driving innovation and development of the custody and staking product portfolio and the required underlying crypto infrastructure.
Thomas has been working with IBM Research for over 17 years in various roles including software engineering and management. He was developing products in the area of security and authentication for clients such as Visa and UBS, he was leading the enterprise storage research team, and he was part of IBM’s blockchain effort sparking the Hyperledger project.
In 2017 Thomas left IBM to build a new startup in the IoT domain, which was later acquired by Semtech. After leading the LoRa Software & Cloud Services development team within Semtech he has now returned to the crypto space to contribute to the revolution in digital finance.
Thomas holds a PhD in Computer Science from the University of Westminster, London.