CEO, Founder, Director
Mr. Kilic is an experienced management consultant and expert analyst with a deep understanding of cryptocurrency mining algorithms. He is currently a partner in a commercial scale cryptocurrency mine in Canada.
As a property development consultant, he has underwritten more than $200M in land acquisitions for property developers and has secured and managed more than $100M of construction financing.
Mr. Kilic holds a BASc. Honours in Engineering Science from Simon Fraser University with a specialization in high frequency electronics, mathematical modelling and physics.
Mr. Ty has over 8 years of experience in both public and private companies across a broad range of industries including cannabis, blockchain and junior exploration companies. He is a Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA, CA) and holds a Bachelor of Science degree and a Diploma in Accounting from the University of British Columbia. Mr. Ty has been a principal of Ty Consulting Inc., a firm providing corporate accounting services to Canadian public and private companies, since October 2016. He has previously served as the Interim Chief Financial Officer of a publicly-listed cannabis company. He was previously an assurance manager at Ernst & Young.
Mr. Sebag is a co-founder and CEO of Goldmoney, the world’s largest gold savings and payment platform with $2B in precious metals savings. His career spans diverse industries including technology, precious metals and investment management. Mr. Sebag began his career as a portfolio manager founding a hedge-fund that specialized in contrarian investing in global public equity markets.
CEO, Founder, Director
Mr. Kilic has a deep understanding of cryptocurrency mining algorithms having served as a partner in a commercial scale cryptocurrency mine in Canada. He has underwritten more than $200M in land acquisitions for property developers and has secured and managed more than $100M of construction financing. Mr. Kilic holds a BASc. Honours in Engineering Science from SFU with a specialization in high frequency electronics, mathematical modelling and physics.
Mr. Crumb is a co-founder and Chief Strategy Officer of Goldmoney, the world’s largest gold savings and payment platform with $2B in precious metals savings. He previously held the position of Executive Director at Goldman Sachs in London, UK. Mr. Crumb holds a MSc. in Mineral Economics, a Graduate Certificate in International Political Economy, and a BSc. in Engineering from the Colorado School of Mines.
Mr. Jaques was the founding CFO of PayPal and SVP of Silicon Valley Bank. He brings the viewpoint of a senior level financial executive with experience in private equity, early stage high-growth companies and banking. Mr. Jaques is currently the CFO of Greenough Consulting Group which provides advice to emerging, mid-market and private equity firms.
Mr. Costa currently serves as VP and Portfolio Manager of Goodman & Company, Investment Counsel Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary of Dundee Corporation. Mr. Costa also serves as a director for Almonty Industries Inc., a tungsten mining company. He also held previous roles as the Director of UBS Securities Canada, as Vice President at Goldman Sachs & Co. in New York, and as Vice President at Goldman Sachs Canada Inc. in Toronto.
Mr. Lum is the architect of the Fortress flagship facility. He has 20+ years as a multi-disciplinary entrepreneur and has been operating commercial crypto mining since 2014. Mr. Lum was the recipient of the Entrepreneur of the Year and Top 40 under 40 awards.
As Director of Mining Operations for Bitmain, YongGang Gao was instrumental in managing Bitmain's 7 crypto-currency mines around the world, with total power consumption of 175MW. He is a graduate of Bejing University with a Masters in Science, specializing in communications and information systems. Gao currently operates a 50MW crypto-currency mine in Inner-Mongolia.
Mr. Howell is a senior gaming executive with 15 years of experience in mobile, PC, and console game development. He was the Chief Technology Officer of Kabam, a world leader in AAA mobile games.
Mr. Sood leads Capital One’s blockchain initiatives; he joined in 2015 following the sale of his technology consultancy, Monsoon Company, to Capital One. He is a technology entrepreneur, software consultant and investor.
Mr. Borda is the CEO of Tokensoft, a whitelabel SaaS token sale platform based in Palo Alto, California. Prior to his current role he was a software engineer at BitGo, a blockchain security platform that secures over $2 Billion in transfers per month.
Mr. Hickey has held senior investment banking positions at BMO Capital Markets and at JPMorgan in London, UK. He holds a BCom from McGill University and a MA from the University of Oxford.
Mr. White is President and CEO of Ascot Resources, an emerging gold and silver exploration company in BC. He has more than 30 years of experience in mining and metals and capital markets.