Graph Blockchain Names Jeffrey Stevens As New CEObr>
Graph Blockchain Inc. (GBLC) has appointed Jeffrey Stevens as Chief Executive Officer and Andrew Ryu as Chairman of the Board of Directors.
GBLC develops private blockchain business intelligence and data management solutions and is a pure play in the graph database technology space. It leverages its proprietary integration of the AgensGraph Database engine with IBM’s Hyperledger Fabric to create a transparent and immutable ledger with near real-time transactional data processing and intuitive data visualization. The Company has secured multiple prototype development contracts with multi-national conglomerates and sells across client subsidiaries as a full enterprise product.
The firm announced the addition of Stevens and Ryu after the departure of Peter Kim as CEO and Director of the company, effective February 15, 2019.
Stevens is presently COO and President of Datametrex AI Ltd., a publicly traded technology company focused on Big Data, artificial intelligence (AI) solutions and blockchain solutions. He also serves on the board of New Wave Holdings, an egaming and esports company. He brings over 18 years of professional experience in the Canadian Capital Markets.
“I would like to thank the board for entrusting me with the role of CEO,” Stevens. “I am incredibly excited to assume the position and for the future of Graph Blockchain. We have an exceptionally talented team that is focused on continuing to innovate our product in new and diverse ways and unlocking future growth opportunities.”
Ryu, presently Chairman & CEO of Datametrex AI Ltd., is a seasoned and experienced entrepreneur and operator in public and private companies. He is a founder and CEO of TLA Inc., president of business development of Archer Education Group, and founder and former CEO of Loyalist Group Limited, which was nominated as the top TSXV company in 2013, ranked fourth in 2014, and was the top pick of the street in 2014.
“I would like to thank the board of Graph Blockchain for appointing me to Chairman of the Board and Jeffrey Stevens to CEO,” said Ryu. “As executive officers of one of the founding partners of the Company and key persons involved in structuring and taking the Company public, I feel we are perfectly positioned to accelerate the growth of the Company. I am pleased to be working with Jeffrey as CEO and am very confident that the two of us along with the help of our board will drive the business forward.”