SEC Deputy Chief Economist Scott Bauguess joins Coinbase

Golden Finance reported on February 15 that Scott Bauguess, Deputy Chief Economist and Acting Director of the Division of Economic and Risk Analysis (DERA) at the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, announced that he has joined the cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase as Vice President of Global Regulatory Policy, mainly responsible for coordinating the Exchange’s global regulatory policies and work with regulators around the world to advance a safe, efficient and effective digital asset regulatory regime. Before joining Coinbase, Scott Bauguess spent more than 10 years with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, where, in addition to his work for the regulator, he was Director of Financial Markets Regulation at the University of Texas McCombs School of Business. According to the job search information disclosed by Coinbase, Scott Bauguess has started the recruitment of his team members and is currently recruiting international policy directors in India, which is expected to expand the business in the Indian market. (