Gareth Malna

Head of Web 3.0 Regulation



The Jedi-Master of Web 3.0 Regulation
Jargon-buster supreme
Arch nemesis
The FCA handbook
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As a crypto and regulatory wizard, Gareth is our Head of Web 3.0 Regulation. Utilising his supernatural knowledge of the interaction between blockchain functionality and securities laws he helps founders build and deploy their projects with confidence.

With expertise in advising clients in securities laws like FSMA, MiFID, the Electronic Money Regulations, Money Laundering Regulations, Payment Services Regulations, and investment fund regulations including UCITS and AIFMD, Gareth can truly connect all the dots. He can help structure your tokens, draft regulatory documentation, market your product safely, and create good governance structures.

The co-author of “The Financial Technology Law Review 2019”, speaker at NFT.NYC and NFT.London and contributor to the “TLA Blockchain Legal & Regulatory Guidance - Second Edition”, Gareth is at the epicentre of developments in the Web 3.0 regulatory space, and a passionate solicitor when it comes to realising the ambitions of his clients.

Education & Certifications

  • College of Law, Manchester (2012)
  • BA (Hons) English Literature, Cardiff (2006)