Founded in 2017, Brane is a trusted digital asset custodian, leading the industry in security, ease of use, and expertise. Brane is headquartered in Canada and expanding globally in select markets. With one of the world’s most secure custody solutions for cryptocurrencies, we pride ourselves on combining the best qualities of a tech start-up and a financial institution. 

Brane’s ability to be the world’s most trusted safe keeper of digital assets depends on our commitment to promote innovative thought and action. We are dedicated to maintaining a safe, inclusive atmosphere where independent thought can thrive. It is through talent with diversity across ethnicity, race, physical ability, neuro-ability, gender, gender identity/non-identity, sexual orientation, age, socioeconomic class, education, ideology, parental status, veteran status, and any other unique differences, that we will be able to achieve truly innovative, independent thought.  

Making the decision to join Brane’s mission as a team member or a customer is making an equal commitment to foster respect for all people. 


Overview of the Role

Brane has the expertise and technology to dream big in an industry with massive, unlocked potential.

Success in this role is leveraging your knowledge gained by years of experience as a strategic executive leader in developing and implementing organization-wide technology strategies.


  • Define technology vision in support of the organization’s responsibly aggressive growth objectives;
  • Oversee and lead the engineering roadmap with a focus on long-term vision;
  • Communicate technology strategies with all Brane-iacs, partners, Board members, and investors;
  • Represent Brane’s technology solution to prospective and existing customers as needed;
  • Identify and implement new technologies that enable competitive advantage;
  • Create and maintain an extensive network of strategic partnerships;
  • Help to identify, partner and lead integration with institutional clients and channel partners;
  • Support acquisition due diligence and post-merger integration with respect to technology strategy, future state design and security infrastructure;
  • Account for the customer experience in influencing and implementing strategic technology solutions;
  • Engage and partner with internal cross-functional stakeholders to promote technology profitability;
  • Oversee the maintenance of high standard systems that promote our commitment to: quality, documentation, automation, data protection;
  • Define, build and lead high-performing tech teams;
  • Lead and act as a mentor across a diverse tech team;
  • Foster a culture of continuous innovation with the technology group!

Must Haves

  • Knowledge gained by years of experience in a CTO or similar senior leadership role building large-scale technology solutions in a public company;
  • Proven track record in defining strategic technology vision in bold new industries, preferably in the fintech or blockchain space;
  • Experience leading large multi-national teams;
  • Demonstrable success leading technology strategy and teams in financial services;
  • Understanding of blockchain technology;
  • Known for having stellar interpersonal skills;
  • Passion and experience partnering with the business in a fast-paced, “roll-up-your-sleeves”, tech scale-up!

Nice to Haves

  • Deep understanding of blockchain technology;
  • Deep understanding of financial services industry.

We at Brane are committed to providing accommodations through all phases related to application, recruitment, and employment in accordance with applicable human rights and accommodation legislation. If you are contacted for the next phase of the application/recruitment process and you require accommodation, please reach out to recruitment team at ‘’ 


How to Apply

Please send your resume and any other links you would like to share to Thank you for taking the time to apply for this role, only candidates proceeding to the next phase of the application process will be contacted. We encourage you to connect with us on LinkedIn, even if this wasn’t the opportunity for you, the next one might be!