The soon-to-be-former president said he would continue to assist CEO and founder Sam Bankman-Fried "to ensure FTX ends the year with all its characteristic momentum.”
Voyager hints that its customers will eventually transition to the FTX platform after it finishes its Chapter 11 bankruptcy proceedings.
The potential $1 billion funding round would add to the $400 million FTX raised in January, with the firm said to be seeking more capital to snap up deals amid the crypto winter.
The addition of Jill Sommers followed former CFTC commissioner Mark Wetjen becoming FTX US' head of policy and regulatory strategy in November 2021.
South Korea's 'Blockchain' city of Busan continues to establish partnerships to foster the growth of the cryptocurrency industry.
“We are not planning to acquire Huobi,” said Sam Bankman-Fried, who manages assets at Alameda Research and leads crypto exchange FTX.