Nikola has been with BitPay since 2017 when she joined the team as an intern. Following up on the successful performance, she got hired as an AML Analyst and progressed to become an AML & CDD Associate. Currently holding bachelor degrees from International Business and International and European law, she also obtained her ACAMS certification in 2019. Nikola is leading the on-boarding of the new BitPay merchants and also guides a team of AML Analysts. She assists the Compliance Director and the CCO on strategic initiatives. Genuine curiosity in the financial regulatory landscape sparked her interest in the joined efforts of the working group to create new legislation.