Singapore, June 19th 2018 — Bitex Global, the first locally-embedded global crypto-bank, today announced the hiring of five expert ICO advisors, Naviin Kapoor, Phillip Nunn, Nikolay Shkilev and Vladimir Nikitin, who will help Bitex Global evolve as it reaches the next phase of its development.
Naviin Kapoor has for worked in project management for more than 11 years has spent over a year gaining experience in Ethereum, Bitcoin, hyper ledger, EOS, consensus protocol and distributed / shared ledger technology. He also previously worked on various banking transformation projects – “sustainable and disruption”, which were initiated in various domains.
Phillip Nunn is an entrepreneur, CEO, international speaker on blockchain, cryptocurrency, and fintech, founder of The Blackmore Group, online influencer and has more than 15 years experience in financial services. In the past year he sat on the advisory board of a variety of ICO’s and has helped to shape the structure of some of the biggest up and coming blockchain companies.
Nikolay Shkilev is a consulting professional with 20 years of experience in large-scale transaction projects and has participated in more than 50 successful ICO launches. He was rated top 5 in People of Blockchain and has won a variety of awards in the IT business including Self-Made Russia award, Tech Guru and the Super TOP award. He is the founder and CEO of Private Business Club and his holding received the “Enterprise of the Year” award in the Kremlin.
Vladimir Nikitin is a renowned cryptocurrency expert, ICO advisor and professional and legal consultant with more than 10 years experience in the legal, finance, retail and IT industries. He is an active supporter and advocate of blockchain technology with a crypto community network of over 31,000 members.
Wulf Kaal advises crypto companies, venture capital funds and international policy makers on blockchain based solutions in FinTech and LegalTech, and is a leading expert at the intersection of law, business and technology. His research focuses on blockchain innovation, technology, smart contracts, blockchain solutions, ICO’s, hedge funds, dynamic regulatory methods and corporate finance.
Kaal also works as the director of the Private Investment Fund Institute and is a FINRA arbitrator.
“These five are among the most well renowned experts of the blockchain space in the world,” said Harith Motoshiromizu, CEO and Founder of Bitex Global. “With their aid as advisors, Bitex Global has a unique and groundbreaking opportunity to fully optimize the global banking system, beginning with those who most need it.”
Bitex Global’s goal is to provide crypto-banking services that operate at a local level, supplying regionally-tailored banking services to customers that are currently underserved by the current banking system. Bitex Global believes that it can make the greatest social impact by starting at the local level and working closely with regional experts in marketing and regulation to broaden its reach over time, giving them an edge to become the first truly global crypto-bank for mainstream consumers.
About Bitex Global: Bitex Global will become a cryptocurrency bank that will provide global, yet hyper-localized, banking services through a locally franchised platform. The company was founded a year ago and has already sold 2,760,000 USD worth of licenses in 8 different countries.
Currently based in Bangkok, Thailand, Bitex Global will initially offer its services to customers in Asia but plans to expand its reach to more continents in the coming years.