A key barrier to mass adoption of Blockchain and Crypto is regulatory uncertainty.KRC helps Blockchain and Crypto businesses navigate political and regulatory waters in the U.K. and Europe. We provide bespoke political and regulatory affairs advice to ICOs and banks and advisory and educational services to institutional investors.We believe in the benefits of Blockchain technology and want to facilitate mass adoption. We want Blockchain and Crypto to thrive in the mainstream financial arena so that their innovations in international finance can be fully harnessed.Our workWe provide communications and strategy advice to businesses to preserve their reputations and create value. These strategies provide insight, engage influencers, and activate campaigns. They also navigate regulatory uncertainty, leading to increased trust, market share and loyalty.Our clientsKRC currently advises businesses in the Blockchain and Crypto industry, including retail banks, private banks and businesses planning ICOs.Kate RhodesKate Rhodes is Senior Partner and Founder of KRC.Kate qualified as a lawyer in 2007 and has worked in legal, political and regulatory roles for the online gaming, financial services, fintech and payments industries.She has held positions such as General Counsel for Betway and the Palace Group, political adviser at Wonga, and held regulatory policy and public affairs roles at Visa Europe, Lloyds Banking Group and Barclays.Her notable successes involved driving the work on the Interchange Fee Regulation (IFR) for Visa Europe, regulatory permissions relating to the Visa Europe Visa Inc merger, and Payment Services Directive II (PSD2). Kate led the regulatory policy strategy in the General Data Protection (GDPR) working group for Lloyds Banking Group, and initiated the Big Tech policy thought leadership group for Barclays.AdvisoryKRC leverages on the experience of multiple advisors and trusted partners.