ALPHARETTA, Ga.–(BUSINESS THREAD)–Bakkt Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: BKKT), a digital asset platform that unlocks cryptography and fosters loyalty to create delightful, connected experiences for a wide range of customers, announced that Karen Alexander, interim CFO, has been named CFO. Bakkt official. Ms. Alexander assumed the role of interim CFO on May 23, 2022 and previously served as Bakkt’s chief accounting officer.
“I am pleased to welcome Karen to the role of Chief Financial Officer,” said Gavin Michael, president and CEO of Bakkt. “With Karen’s expansive industry experience and intimate knowledge of our company’s finances, she is perfectly suited to continue driving Bakkt with the same momentum.”
Ms. Alexander began serving as the company’s chief accounting officer in connection with the closing of its business combination with VPC Impact Acquisition Holdings in October 2021, after serving in the same role with Bakkt Holdings, LLC ( the company’s predecessor) from June 2021. .
Before joining the company, Ms. Alexander worked at GE Capital from October 2004 to April 2021 in finance and accounting roles of increasing responsibility, and most recently served as Global Technical Controller from January 2017 to April 2021.
Ms. Alexander began her career as an external auditor with Arthur Andersen LLP and Ernst & Young LLP. He has a degree in accounting from Miami University (Ohio).
Bakkt is a digital asset platform that unlocks cryptography and fosters loyalty to create delicious and connected experiences for a wide range of customers. Bakkt’s platform, available through the Bakkt app and to partners, increases consumer spending and strengthens loyalty programs, adding value for all key stakeholders in the Bakkt digital assets and payments ecosystem . Launched in 2018, Bakkt is headquartered in Alpharetta, GA. For more information, visit: | Twitter @Bakkt | LinkedIn
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