Richard Godwin

Blockchain Strategy Lead

Areas of Expertise

  • Corporate blockchain initiatives
  • Distributed-ledger technology
  • Innovative corporate technology solutions

Richard leads SEI’s corporate blockchain program, which supports the company’s various business units, information technology, and operations. In this role, Richard makes recommendations for blockchain initiatives and implementation, and oversees reporting project progress and risk to key stakeholders. 

While attending law school at Rutgers University, Richard discovered Bitcoin and spent most of his free time researching and studying the cryptocurrency, blockchain, and economics. When he graduated, he decided to transition from law to finance.

After joining SEI’s investor services team, Richard moved into his role as Blockchain Research Analyst and subsequently, Blockchain Strategy Lead. Richard is currently finishing his master’s degree in Financial Services from Saint Joseph’s University. 

SEI and Synechron Join Forces

SEI teams up with Synechron to align blockchain capabilities with innovative product initiatives.