Siân Jones is a regulation and compliance specialist based in Europe. She is currently the Senior Advisor on Distributed Ledger Technology (DLT) for the Gibraltar Financial Services Commission.
Jones is a graduate of University College London. She managed projects as a Security & Control Systems Integrator in the UK, Middle East and Asia for clients in banking, defence, pharmaceuticals, health and transportation as well as consulted and advised on telecommunications arbitrage and ICT strategy in UK and Europe. Jones has been the CIO of the Global Security and COO of a White Goods Distributor. She was the Head of Corporate Strategy & Risk at the Pythia Group, Co-lead of the Regulation & Banking Group for the UK Digital Currency Association, and Chief Compliance Officer for Blockchain Tech.
Jones is currently a Regulatory Affairs Correspondent for Epicenter, the Head of the European Digital Currency & Blockchain Technology Forum, and a Committee Member to the ISO TC307 Technical Committee on Blockchain and Distributed Ledger Technologies. She is the Founder of COINsult, a regulatory compliance consultancy focusing on blockchain and distributed ledger technology that advises fintech startups, governments and enterprises. Jones is currently seconded to Gibraltar Financial Services Commission as Senior Advisor on DLT.