Speaker Profile

Michael Greenwald

Global Lead, Digital Assets
Amazon Web Services

Michael B. Greenwald is a senior executive at Amazon Web Services serving as Global Lead for Digital Assets. Previously, he was the director of digital asset education for Tiedemann Advisors and director at Tiedemann Advisors, a multi-family office managing more than $30 billion in assets, and managing director at Tiedemann-Constantia, a partner firm based in Zurich, Switzerland. He was the first U.S. Treasury attaché to Qatar and Kuwait, acting as the principal liaison to the banking sector in those nations for two presidential administrations from 2010-2017.

Michael is a fellow at Harvard Kennedy School’s Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs, a senior fellow at the Atlantic Council Geoeconomics Center, and an adjunct senior fellow at the Center for New American Security. Michael is Deputy Director at the Trilateral Commission, member of the Bretton Woods Committee, and member of the Wilson Center Digital Assets Taskforce.

Greenwald earned a Juris Doctor degree from Boston University School of Law, a Master of Arts from Boston University’s Frederick S. Pardee School of Global Studies, and a Bachelor of Arts in History from George Washington University. Raised in Brookline, Massachusetts, he now lives in Palm Beach, Florida with his wife and is on the Board of The Town of Palm Beach Investment Committee. He was honored by Palm Beach Illustrated as one of the city’s 100 most influential business leaders.