Articles by

Calvin Shen

Calvin Shen is the head of sales and business development at Hex Trust, a digital asset custodian headquartered in Hong Kong. Prior to joining Hex Trust, Calvin was at Figure Technologies, a fintech and blockchain start-up based in San Francisco. He also previously worked for PIMCO, SSGA, Deloitte and BNY Mellon across the areas of portfolio management, business development and institutional sales in the United States. Calvin has a BA in economics from U.C. San Diego and an MBA from Columbia Business School. He is also a CFA and CAIA charter holder.

November 2021

3 themes driving institutional adoption of digital assets

What makes 2021’s roaring crypto market different from 2017’s are the banks and VCs piling in, writes Calvin Shen of Hex Trust. What’s behind their crypto adoption?