Binance taps former central bank exec to push compliance in CIS and Russia

Binance taps former central bank exec to push compliance in CIS and Russia


Binance, the world’s largest cryptocurrency exchange, is putting more effort into increasing compliance in the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS), Russia and Ukraine.

Binance is planning to extend its operations in the region and boost local cryptocurrency compliance and education, Gleb Kostarev, Binance’s head of operations for Russia and the CIS, told Cointelegraph on Tuesday. The company additionally expects to focus on the local Binance Smart Chain (BSC) development and community, he noted.

As part of the effort, Binance announced several local hires, including Olga Goncharova, Binance’s new director of government relations in Russia and the CIS.

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Goncharova previously served at the Bank of Russia as director of the bank’s report processing department from 2014. She was responsible for processing financial statements from companies under the central bank’s

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