DMG Blockchain Solutions is a full service blockchain and cryptocurrency company that manages, operates and develops end-to-end digital solutions to monetize the blockchain ecosystem. DMG intends to be the global leader in bitcoin mining hosting (mining as a service (MaaS)) and diversified blockchain software development.
Dan Reitzik is a successful entrepreneur having built companies at the forefront of societal change. These include Digital Youth Network, a teen focused wireless community, which was a joint venture between Rogers Wireless, Canada’s largest mobile phone network, and Universal Music, the world’s largest record label.
Sheldon Bennett has over 20 years of management experience leading international companies including PwC, Ernst & Young, Baker & McKenzie, Cisco Systems and Fonterra CIS. For the past three years Sheldon led BitFury’s Canadian mining operations, where he was responsible for the setup and development of industrial bitcoin mining operations, including government relations, power optimization with Canadian utilities, and the engineering and development of mining operations. BitFury is one of the world’s largest blockchain and cryptocurrency mining companies.
Chris Filiatrault is a co-founder and director of DMG. For over 30 years, Mr. Filiatrault has been developing internet technology and software for the Japanese business market. In 1999, he founded Universal Objects Japan. In May of 2012, Mr. Filiatrault brought Bitcoin to the Japanese market and since that time, he has become a respected international authority on Bitcoin, opening the first Bitcoin ATM in Tokyo in 2014, and authored his first book about Bitcoin in Japanese.
Ryan Cheung is the founder and managing partner of MCPA Services Inc., Chartered Professional Accountants, in Vancouver, B.C. Leveraging his experience as a former auditor for junior venture and resource companies, Mr. Cheung serves as a director and/or officer or consultant for public and private companies providing financial reporting, taxation and strategic guidance. He has been an active member of the Chartered Professional Accountants of British Columbia since January 2008.
Eugene Filiatrault is based in Edmonton and manages the existing DMG mining facility as well as overseeing the construction of seacan server farms. Eugene has spent the past few years working with our Japanese partners at BMEX Corporation, developing the BMEX Bitcoin wallet and ATMs.
Simon Padgett is a British ACCA Accountant with a Canadian CPA and an MBA from Oxford. He is also a CFE (Certified Fraud Examiner) with over 25 years of experience as Head of Internal Audit, Risk Management and Corporate Governance, with a particular focus on and specialism in Forensic Accounting and Fraud and Corruption Investigations, Anti-Fraud Programs and Anti-Money Laundering.He has worked for the big 4 Accountancy firms including 6 years at Ernst & Young in South Africa and KPMG in the Caribbean Region.
Steven Eliscu is a special advisor to the DMG Blockchain Solutions board of directors. He was most recently Head of Finance at Bitfury, a leading blockchain and cryptocurrency company. Prior to Bitfury, Steve had his own consulting business, during which he was part of a corporate development team that executed a half-billion dollar acquisition. Prior to that Steve was an equity research analyst at UBS for 9 years, during which he covered semiconductor companies with an aggregate market cap in excess of $200 billion. He has also worked in executive marketing and business development roles in the semiconductor and network equipment sectors.
Adrian Glover is an 18 year software industry professional, who has over 10 years of experience delivering software products as a Project and Development Manager. His experience began in research & development and includes one of the first connected mobile applications using Geographical Information System (GIS) technology for asset tracking on Windows CE. As a Project Manager, Adrian was certified as a Project Management Professional (PMP) and mentored new Project Managers in the trade. He has successfully introduced Agile Project and Product Management techniques to multiple companies using industry standard tools and techniques. He has a track record of repeated success delivering products built on emerging technologies, including Big Data, VR, and Mobile VR.