Crypto Firms Beef Up Compliance Hiring as Regulatory Scrutiny Mounts – WSJ

Cryptocurrency companies are ramping up hiring in their compliance departments as they come under increasing regulatory scrutiny in the U.S. and world-wide.

Hamlyn Williams Inc., a global recruiter that focuses on regulated industries, said it has conducted 18 chief-compliance-officer searches for financial technology and cryptocurrency businesses in 2021, up from seven searches for all of 2020.

Source: Crypto Firms Beef Up Compliance Hiring as Regulatory Scrutiny Mounts – WSJ