Ryan is the creator of the first customize-able profit switching mining pool supporting 80+ alt-coin mining pools Poolwarz and Rigwarz in 2013 — a mining hardware comparison site. He has been a software engineer for over 15 years and, a CTO at multiple software startups, and ran his own software company for over 5 years.
Jethro has over 20 years experience leading technology teams developing bespoke and mission-critical software for a range of sectors including banking at Citi and Barclays, communications at Sigfox and Verizon, healthcare, governmental and non-governmental agencies. In crypto, Jethro has contributed code to the core Monero project, developed a highly-efficient mining pool implementation and created / contributed-to a number of related mining projects.
Sean has over 10 years of experience as a software engineer. He is a senior C# .NET developer formerly working in the medical devices and online education industries. Sean is a full-stack developer and is the primary engineer on the Titan Agent and hardware interfacing.
Alice leads corporate development and investor relations. She spent several years at Deloitte in Tech & Strategy consulting in payments and blockchain verticals working with institutions in financial services (RBC, TD, CIBC, Interac, HKMA), luxury hospitality (Four Seasons), and healthcare/pharmaceuticals (GlaxoSmithKline, PHAC) providing strategic, product, and operational advisory.
Phil’s quarter-century of experience encompasses both emerging and enterprise companies on a global scale, starting with ten years in Silicon Valley focused on the semiconductor industry. At the Edelman PR firm, he guided the company’s initial steps across two fundamental technology shifts — social media and blockchain. Starting with Bitmain as a flagship client, Phil ran Edelman’s global blockchain center-of-excellence prior to joining Bloq.
Jeff has long been at the center of developing and commercializing open source software related to Bitcoin and blockchain technology. Jeff created one of the first software tools for CPU mining. Before co-founding Bloq, he spent five years as a Bitcoin core developer and ten years at Red Hat. His work with the Linux kernel is in every Android phone and data center running Linux today. Jeff serves on the advisory boards of BitPay, BitFury, Chain, Netki and WayPaver Labs.
Matthew is co-founder and chairman of Bloq, a leading blockchain enterprise software company. He is also founding partner of Tally Capital, a private investment firm focused on digital assets and blockchain-enabled technology with a portfolio of over 100 investments. Matthew also serves as chairman of the Chamber of Digital Commerce.