The Digital Euro Association (DEA) is proud to announce its partnership with EY (formerly: Ernst & Young). EY is a global professional service firm with more than 300.000 employees across four integrated service lines — Assurance, Consulting, Strategy and Transactions, and Tax. EY will become a supporting member of the DEA and will contribute to the DEA’s mission to improve education, build communities, and foster collaborations around digital money.
“EY has a well-established reputation with a breadth of technology capabilities, industry, and regulatory knowledge, and global geographic reach. We look forward to our partnership and to gaining insights from EY’s experience and technology capabilities. This partnership reaffirms our commitment to collaborating with industry leaders towards enhanced knowledge exchange about the digital euro and digital money in general”, says Jonas Gross, Chairman of the Digital Euro Association.
“Digital money is becoming increasingly more important and financial market players need to develop a strategy. We thus look forward to our partnership with the DEA as one of the most active players in the public and political discourse on the digital euro. The DEA’s approach to foster knowledge exchange and build networks on the future of digital money is an important contribution for the discourse in the financial services sector”, says Dr. Jan Rosam, Financial Services Consulting Capital Markets & Emerging Technology Leader Germany at EY.
About the DEA The Digital Euro Association (DEA) is a think tank specializing in central bank digital currencies (CBDCs), stablecoins, crypto assets, and other forms of digital money based in Frankfurt, Germany. In particular, it focuses on the digital euro. It is the DEA's mission to contribute to the public and political discourse through research, education, and by providing a platform and community for policy-makers, technologists, and economists to discuss digital money-related topics. The DEA is committed to independence and excellence, aiming to set the agenda and to shape policy by encouraging new ideas and forward-thinking in the field of digital money.
About EY EY exists to build a better working world, helping to create long-term value for clients, people and society and build trust in the capital markets. Enabled by data and technology, diverse EY teams in over 150 countries provide trust through assurance and help clients grow, transform and operate. Working across assurance, consulting, law, strategy, tax and transactions, EY teams ask better questions to find new answers for the complex issues facing our world today.