Board of Directors

Christopher Nichols – President/CEO, is an experienced executive with extensive and diverse management experience and expertise. Over 20 years ago, Chris established what can be considered a blockchain forerunner through the development of a patented one-time pad based, crypto-key validated and tracked transaction solution built on Sun Microsystem’s Trusted Solaris platform. Mr. Nichols has held CEO, officer, and senior positions and served on company boards in various technology industries, including Internet security, media production, and medical devices. He has been an officer at Key Capital since 2001 and was appointed to the Board in January 2012 as the Company’s President/CEO.

Matthew Talbot, BSc, BAcc, CPA – Chief Financial Officer, has extensive audit and financial reporting experience for both operating companies and investment firms. Matt started his career in complex audits with PricewaterhouseCoopers. From January 2005 to July 2010 he served at American Capital (NASDAQ:ACAS) which currently has around $118 billion under management. At American Capital Strategies Ltd he managed a small team responsible for pre-investment due diligence, post-investment monitoring, in-depth analysis of under-performing companies, and quarterly valuation of portfolio companies. This team identified and analyzed suitable investment opportunities for Board and investment consideration and subsequently oversaw investment performance of investee companies. In July 2010 he accepted a position in Financial Planning and Analysis for Swiss listed gategroup which has 27,000 employees providing passenger services to the airline industry globally. He has strong management skills and excels in project and quantitative analysis, budgets & forecasts, and mergers & acquisitions.