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.


June 28th, 2022

15 ways the DeFi industry can build credibility and garner more adoption

To garner more adoption, the DeFi industry must proactively address both actual and perceived barriers to entry. 

June 15th, 2022

Rethinking the way we teach crypto

The digital asset space has acquired a reputation for being overly complicated, and it doesn’t have to be that way.

May 19th, 2022

11 ways crypto leaders are working to build trust in their market

Blending strong customer service with a commitment to transparency can help new and growing crypto businesses earn market trust. 

May 17th, 2022

Eight strategies everyone should use to steer clear of fraud in crypto

Both newcomers and industry experts need to be aware of the presence of bad actors in crypto and be cautious in extending trust.



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.