Dante Disparte is the chief strategy officer and head of global policy for Circle, a leading financial services firm working in private digital currencies. In his role, Disparte advises governments, companies, and the world’s leading institutions on risk, resilience, and emerging technologies including central bank digital currencies. He is also a member of the World Economic Forum’s Digital Currency Governance Consortium, helping drive global standards and regulatory harmonization for digital currencies, and is regularly featured in leading media and publications, such as Harvard Business Review, BBC, Forbes, and Diplomatic Courier, where Dante serves on the editorial advisory board.