Our People

 

Our Executive team is

supported by our Management Team

and Independent Directors.

 

Independent Directors

Mr Plympton has served as Chief Executive Officer and Chairman for the Asia Pacific operations of two global insurance broking firms’ operations. In addition, Mr Plympton has served as Chairman of a specialist aviation underwriting company and Chairman of Macdonald’s family restaurants’ captive insurance operations. Three years ago, Mr Plympton was appointed to the Australian Advisory Board of the world’s largest broking and consulting company, AON Group.

Andrew Plympton

Non-Executive Director and Chairman of the Board

Dr. Kasian brings to the Board a combination of expertise in strategic business leadership and investment giving him a deep understanding on key value drivers for companies in generating shareholder value. He is an experienced executive director with demonstrated domestic and international success in funds management, encompassing senior leadership, investment and risk roles.

Dr. Kasian currently serves as a Non-Executive Director of Genetic Technologies (ASX:GTG) Previously, Dr. Kasian has held senior leadership positions in a number of investment groups.

Dr. Paul Kasian

Non-Executive Director

Mr Wang founded ‘Anying’ foreign exchange and money remittance business in 2003 in Melbourne, and under Mr Wang’s leadership, Anying branded as WeXchange (www.wexchange.com) has recorded impressive year-on-year growth in the last 13 years, and is now ranked as one of the largest money remittance business in Australia.

Harry Wang

Non-Executive Director

Executive Team

Mr Lee is the founder of Blockchain Global and has a background in Strategy roles in the financial services and digital media industry. Mr Lee has performed the role of an IT Enterprise strategy consultant, specialising in project planning and execution, servicing companies such as Renault, Heinz, Total S.A and Cricket Australia. Mr Lee is one of the founding organisers of the Melbourne Bitcoin Meetup.

Sam Lee

Chief Executive Officer

Mr Vogel is responsible for formulating and executing the companies’ investment strategy. He is tasked with devising strategies for growth and defining the guidelines for investment allocation, with the goal of expanding the Group’s footprint across complementary middleware and application layer opportunities.

Anthony Vogel

Chief Investment Officer

Mr Guo brings his banking, accounting and compliance background to Blockchain Global. Prior to joining the company, Mr Guo held the role of GST and Tax Accountant at NAB, in this role, reviewing and reconciled accounts of superannuation funds. Acting as Director of Peak Property Development Pty Ltd, Peak AG Real Estate Pty Ltd and Peak international Pty Ltd, Mr Guo has holds a real estate licence and has been involved in a number of property developments in Australia and abroad.

Allan Guo

Chief Operating Officer

Mr Kyd is the Principal of the group’s Consulting Services Division (Blockchain Consulting Group, trading as Bit Technology Pty. Ltd). He has spent over fifteen years as a management consultant.

James Kyd

Chief Innovation Officer

Management Team

Mr Davidson applies his deep understanding of the real world applications of Blockchain Technology to ensure the company meets it’s long-term strategic goal of maintaining a leadership position in the industry.

Martin Davidson

Business Director

Mr Cheng brings more than 12 years of experience in client facing production planning and capacity management across numerous leading Semiconductor Foundries.

Jacob Cheng

Infrastructure Director

Mr Manzoori is the Principal of the group’s Corporate Incubation Division (Bit Fund Pty. Ltd). He has extensive commercial and operational experience in building highly successful technology companies. He will assist with identifying investment opportunities.

Anoosh Manzoori

Innovation & Venture Consultant

Ms Robson became well known to the Australian public during her ten years as presenter of Today Tonight – a public affairs program on the Seven Network which moved up the rankings to become the Number 1 program in its timeslot during her time as anchor – between 1997 and 2006.

Naomi Robson

Communications Consultant

Mr Chen is a senior developer with 13 years of programming experience. His extensive understanding of security and risk management methodologies for managing cryptocurrencies such as Bitcoin is built on solid and practical software architecture experience.

Jin Chen

Technology Director

Alyn joined Corporate Counsel legal practice in 2010. Prior to joining Corporate Counsel, she trained as an advocate at the Bar in London. Alyn has acquired international legal experience from working in law firms and barristers’ chambers in London, Singapore and Melbourne.

Alyn Tai

Company secretary

Mr Hains is the founder of The CFO Solution, a successful chartered accounting firm based in Melbourne. Working with listed companies, with his involvement being capital raisings, share purchase plans, rights issues and initial public offerings across a variety of industries.

Phillip Hains

Financial Controller