There are many potential applications of Blockchain and Distributed Ledger Technology. The Company’s full service consultancy objective is to offer advice to traditional businesses seeking to develop Blockchain solutions for their business operations.
The goal of Blockchain Consulting Group is to be a global consulting brand for distributed ledger technologies, achieving this through the development of a portfolio of specialist consulting services for clients that are taken to market through channel partners (delivered through a network of independent partners that operate in affiliation with the Blockchain Consulting Group banner).
The operation of the practice will also include capturing co-investment opportunities for joint research and development projects that align to the overall ambition of the parent company, with the goal of creating deal flow for the incubation arm of the business.
Blockchain consulting services
The Company aims to provide consulting services to companies that recognise the importance of incorporating Blockchain Technology into their overall organisational strategies. The Company believes there is significant demand for Blockchain consulting services, as demonstrated by tracking the level of activities that major organisations and institutes are making in-terms of Blockchain research and development.
Engaging industries and introducing them to the Blockchain ecosystem to explore concepts, use cases and trends so that its impact can be understood and strategic opportunities identified.
Bespoke software development / prototypes
Utilising the Company’s Blockchain knowhow and IP to build rapid prototypes in collaboration with our clients.
The Company may jointly invest to co-develop solutions that may include joint research and development of products.
The Company offers facilities at its Melbourne premises for businesses to locate key personnel to work in a collaborative centre to exchange Blockchain knowhow and experience.
The Blockchain Global leadership team have run numerous workshops and presented as speakers at bootcamps and conferences such as:
- Blockchain Summit
- APAC Blockchain Conference
- Blockchain Bootcamp Sydney
- Chief Digital Officer Summit
- Governance Institute of Australia Forum
- Affinition Showcase
Mr James Kyd
Mr Kyd is the Principal of the group’s Consulting Services Division (Blockchain Consulting Group). He has spent over fifteen years as a management consultant and has extensive experience advising to public and private enterprises on the role of emerging technology and innovation strategy. This includes leadership positions building and operating corporate innovation labs, and growing technology consulting practices in large consultancy firms.
Mr Kyd looks to grow the Blockchain Consulting Group through the development of a portfolio of specialist consulting services for enterprise clients that are taken to-market through channel partners. The operation of the practice will also include capturing co-investment opportunities for joint research and development projects that align to the overall ambition of the Blockchain Group.
Mr Kyd has worked closely with the emerging technology startup sector in recent years, and he has a broad and detailed knowledge of Blockchain – including knowledge of key players, research, and key trends. He has practical experience leading smart contract and identity management projects on the Blockchain. He is also the Melbourne director of the Founders Institute, a Silicon Valley idea stage accelerator program and actively mentors startups.
Mr Kyd graduated from Bournemouth University, with a First Class BSc (Hons) in Business Information Technology.
Mr Martin Davidson
Mr Davidson applies his deep understanding of the real world applications of Blockchain Technology to assist the Company with its long-term strategic goal of maintaining a leadership position in the industry. His group level responsibilities applies over 16 years of professional experience in consumer and business sales to provide education to universities and corporates around Blockchain technology.
Having been involved in the Blockchain industry since 2013, Mr Davidson has successfully during this time, founded and exited two Distributed Ledger Technology startups prior to joining Blockchain Global. He is well versed to identify and facilitate the right introductions to bring together application layer opportunities across the Consulting and Incubation divisions of the group.
Mr Davidson is passionate about implementing new effective business processes and structures, and capable at setting and meeting goals, as demonstrated by his track record at TSA Telco Group as the National Sales Manager, with direct responsibilities for annual sales revenue of $24 million.
Mr Davidson graduated from Monarch Institute with a Diploma in Financial Planning and holds a BTEC National Diploma for Business Finance.
Blockchain Global has a non binding heads of agreement with Park Trent to explore different partnership configurations to co-create jointly owned IP. This is in addition to collaborating on opportunities to build Blockchain powered smart contracts for conveyancing through Blockchain Global’s incubator such as Titleblock.
Blockchain Global has a Teaming Agreement with Capgemini Australia to co-operate in the preparation of proposals relating to the Company’s experience with Blockchain and Distributed Ledger Technology. This is in addition to conducting joint research projects and publishing joint papers.
Australian Research Council Centre of Excellence for Mathematical and Statistical Frontiers
Blockchain Global is an Affiliate Member of the Australian Research Council Centre of Excellence for Mathematical and Statistical Frontiers (ACEMS), which establishes the interest of both parties to collaborate with Blockchain Consulting Group in future projects that push the innovation and boundaries of Blockchain technology and applications.