Director, Finance, Audit & Risk
Emnet Rios has over 20 years of experience leading the Finance and Operations functions for enterprise, early stage, and hyper-growth organizations. Her diverse background spans both the financial services and technology industries and her track record includes driving significant fundraising, M&A, restructuring, and change management initiatives for multinational institutions.
As the CFO and COO of Digital Asset and a member of the company’s Executive Committee, Emnet has played a key role in scaling the company’s business operations through its Series D fundraising round, attracting over $300M in equity investments from high profile institutions including J.P. Morgan, Goldman Sachs, Citigroup, Accenture, Broadridge, IBM, VMware, Salesforce, and Samsung.
Emnet is a champion of diversity, equity, and inclusion initiatives in the workplace and she is committed to bringing awareness to this important topic through education and action. Since joining the executive ranks at Digital Asset, she has spoken at numerous industry events and has authored several thought pieces about how diversity in the workforce results in greater profitability and value creation. As a continuation of these efforts, Emnet is joining the Board of the Age Equity Alliance to help further the establishment of age equity as a core value in every organization.
In 2020, Emnet was selected to be an individual contributor for Forbes and she is a founding member of Chief, the private network for women in positions of leadership. She also serves on the Board of Directors of Dream Factory, the largest volunteer-driven charitable organization benefiting critically and/or chronically ill children across the country.