ABOUT US

BitcoinBro is a personal, corporate and institutional cryptocurrency broker, an invitation-only boutique firm based in London, actively trading in Europe, the US, Sub-Saharan Africa and Australia. We are uniquely positioned as a native GBP onshore business-banked company with access to deep pools of cryptocurrency liquidity, with fast execution and multicurrency settlement both ways.

We buy and sell primarily bitcoin (BTC), ether (ETH), litecoin (LTC), Ripple (XRP) and bitcoin cash (BCH), and are setting up to facilitate trading in altcoins.

With a focus on cryptocurrency markets and financial blockchain technology, the BitcoinBro blog offers original writing about news and current affairs, educational and analytic content.

We are a proud member of the Level39 community of fintech startups based in Canary Wharf, London.

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BitcoinBro
39th Floor

One Canada Square
London
E14 5AB

Oliver von Landsberg-Sadie
CEO, Founder

Oliver is a technologist in financial markets. Starting out in 1998 as a developer on an interbank encrypted payment switching platform, Oliver went on to lead a fruitful career in investment banking financial technology, including 11 years at Barclays Investment Bank. With a BSc in AI, an MBA with financial focus, and a recent graduate of the MIT FinTech Strategy certificate, Oliver’s research and activity in blockchain technology has led to the formation of BitcoinBro, a boutique cryptocurrency brokerage dedicated to providing a fair onramp to the world of cryptocurrency, with research and education at the heart of the operation. In his spare time, Oliver writes film music and plays the piano.

Oliver Tonkin
Legal Advisor

Oliver is a qualified solicitor and partner at Pemberton Capital LLP, a boutique private equity investment house. Oliver is a subject matter expert on legislation and regulation of cryptocurrencies in the UK and Europe, and as such has laid the groundwork for a pre-compliant operation at BitcoinBro. He is an advisor and founder shareholder of BitcoinBro.

Bridget Greenwood
Chief Marketing Officer

Starting as an Independent Financial Advisor, Bridget pivoted her career to emerge as a pioneer in financial services social media. A founding director of Financial Social Media UK, Bridget has attracted multiple industry awards. Aware that technology marches forward no matter your view point on how it might disrupt incumbents in your market place, especially in traditional industries, Bridget vehemently believes that staying in front of technology is essential to survival and success. How you can harness these changes, rather than deny, impede and ultimately be left behind, is the key for best serving your clients and customers.

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Andrew Turpin
Startup Mentor

Andrew, Chief Operating Officer at Grindrod Bank, has an extensive background in payment systems technology, retail banking, and general banking operations. Andrew started his career as a Science, Mathematics and Computer Science teacher, and has since been involved in several entrepreneurial businesses. He is a co-founder of the House4Hack maker-space, and enjoys his role as mentor to several startup teams. Andrew is an amateur technologist, a patent holder of several fascinating but sadly defunct patents, an avid proponent of equitable access to financial services, has built his own two-seater aircraft, and believes that changing the world for the better is worth getting up for every morning. Andrew holds an MBA from the University of Pretoria, is married with three children and lives in South Africa.

Mark Warner
Managing Director, South Africa

Mark is a data scientist and digital currency SME with 20 years of experience working in varied financial services firms across multiple sectors. With a proven track record in software and data delivery, Mark has, over the past 3 years, increasingly focused on cryptocurrency analytics and market dynamics. He holds qualifications in finance, quantitative modelling of derivatives and software programming.

David Farquharson
Global Head of Business Development

Experienced Chief Executive Officer with a demonstrated history of working in the information technology and services industry. Skilled in customer service, managed services, sales, business development, and strategic planning.

Greg Shiers
Technical Director

Greg is a free-spirited lover of tech and all things nerdy, solving complicated real-world problems using AI, technology and his brains. He is a director at 3 tech companies ranging from mobile solution development to AI in the recruitment space. Greg is married with 2 kids and enjoys the outdoor life with his friends and family.

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Jarratt Ingram
Technical Lead

Jarratt is the co-founder and Chief Geek of Six Digital. He has in depth knowledge and experience in the entire application lifecycle, is a full stack developer and solutions architect. He spends most of his time managing devops, development and building solutions for innovative companies around the world.

František Kormaňák
Content Technology Manager

František is a lover of technology, web application development and has a passion for composing music for film and media. František is Chief Executive Officer of a web solution development company in Bratislava, Slovakia, happily married with 2 kids.

Jon Cotton
Trading Strategist

Jon Cotton is MD of British music production company Poseidon www.poseidonmusic.com. Jon began studying technical analysis in 2000 for use in managing his own investments and due to its overlap with behavioural economics – much used in Poseidon’s international marketing work. This has seen the company achieve three iTunes US number one albums in as many years among other notable successes.

A Bitcoin investor since 2013, Jon has been providing Technical Analysis (TA) commentary for a private community of cryptocurrency investors since mid 2017.

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Red Ochsenbein
Cryptocurrency Trader

Red is a technology enthusiast, award winning web development pioneer and dot-com bubble veteran who started his professional career in a Swiss bank that led to professional web development in 1995.. Now working as a freelance game and web developer, consultant for digitisation and as a composer for TV and games.

Red is also a co-founder and board member of the Fablab Burgdorf maker-space. His urge for new knowledge and combining several disciplines lead him to cryptocurrencies where he has used his banking and technology background to create his own cryptocurrency trading bot.

Rodney Minter-Brown
Brand Advisor

Rodney is a multi-disciplined creative with a focus on branding and advertising. He has 18 years of experience with a multitude of clients across a diverse range of sectors including Finance, FMCG, Pharma, Healthcare, Food and Beverage, Alcoholic Beverage, B2B, Legal, Retail, Luxury and Property. He has a BA in Visual Art & Design and an MA in Design specialising in Dynamic Branding. He is extremely digitally focused, and believes in big ideas, driven by insight and strategy to create seamless user-centric design.

Viveka Jenks
Education Strategist

Viveka has a background in science, education and administrative leadership. Her experience involves training academic faculty and students in the psychology of learning to enhance learning, student outcomes and success. She is currently pursuing a Doctoral degree in Higher Education Administration as well as a Masters in Business Administration with an International Finance concentration. Viveka’s expertise at BitcoinBro is utilized in building content and education material to make the learning process for our clients a streamlined process.

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Neil Cave
Managing Director, Tanzania

Neil Cave is the Managing Director of Coral Rock Hotel in Zanzibar, the first and only brick and mortar business to implement Bitcoin, Litecoin and Ether payments for all services. He is also the founder of Cryptocurrency Consulting Tanzania, Zanzibar’s first crypto community and the organizer and lead speaker of Zanzibar’s first and only cryptocurrency forums and seminars. Neil also has over 15 years IT experience in financial services and has worked for Deloitte Consulting, Barclays, Dimension Data, Business Connexion and Software AG in the roles of enterprise application architecture and consulting, programming, business analysis, management and software presales. Neil holds an IT and Management degree from Unisa and a computer programming diploma from Van Zyl and Pritchard.

Yanfen Shi
China Researcher

Yanfen heads up news and analysis research related to the Chinese markets and contributes to the China business strategy. Yanfen holds an MBA from London Metropolitan, with a dissertation titled “The Impact on Chinese Culture on Business” and is a specialist in advanced language tuition. She has developed extensive UK and Chinese knowledge and stakeholders which has allowed her to deliver services to support Mandarin-related projects, immigration, business partnership and educational projects.