Oleksandr Lutskevych

Member Since 2022

Oleksandr Lutskevych

Founder and CEO


United Kingdom

I have 15+ years of experience in software development, entrepreneurship cloud mining, blockchain, DeFi and cybersecurity. A pioneer in the decentralized finance industry, I founded CEX.IO in 2015 with the mission of making cryptocurrency more accessible to traders and investors around the globe. I started my career as a software developer and developed one of the world’s first Bitcoin mining algorithms. I hold a PhD in Economic Sciences with a specialty in money, finance and credit.


November 10th, 2022

16 things Web3 creators need to remember during a bear market

No industry’s immune to the effects of a bear market, and Web3 creators must adapt to weather the evolving economic conditions.

October 25th, 2022

13 things regulators should know when considering and crafting crypto regulations

Crypto is a new frontier, and before taking steps, regulators need to learn its nuances, not just rely on historic precedents.

October 11th, 2022

10 ways the ETH Merge will change crypto (and how insiders can prepare)

The ETH Merge is set to usher in multiple positive changes for crypto, and insiders need to be prepared.

October 6th, 2022

11 lessons crypto exchanges can learn from traditional markets

The crypto industry might gain traction and win consumer confidence more quickly by learning some do’s (and don’ts)  from traditional markets.



Founded in 2013, CEX.IO works to connect people and businesses with opportunities in cryptocurrencies and decentralized finance. Our global ecosystem includes a market-leading exchange and offers 360-degree services to crypto market participants, including retail and enterprise crypto holders, as well as professional traders and financial institutions. The dedicated CEX.IO team includes over 350 global professionals across offices in the U.K., U.S, Gibraltar and Cyprus, with R & D centers located in other geographies. For more information, visit CEX.IO.