Riot Blockchain Enlists Financier Frank Bishop To Advisory Boardbr>
Blockchain backer Riot Technologies has named Frank Bishop to its advisory board.
Bishop served as a member of the senior management team that built Invesco into one of the largest publicly traded global investment management companies. Bishop’s served as the President and Chief Executive Officer of both Invesco Capital Management and Invesco Inc.
Riot Blockchain, Inc., (formerly Bioptix, Inc.) leverages its expertise and network to build and support blockchain technologies. It is establishing an Advisory Board with technical experience intending to become a leading authority and supporter of blockchain, while providing investment exposure to the rapidly growing Bitcoin and blockchain ecosystems.
“Frank brings a great depth of finance and investment experience from his tenure as President and CEO of Invesco,” said John O’Rourke, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Riot Blockchain. “We are thrilled to have Frank join our Advisory Board, and look forward to his insight as we aim to become a leader in blockchain technologies.”
Bishop is presently the General Partner of AL III Management Co., an investment partnership with a focus on early stage equity investments. Additionally, Mr. Bishop serves as Chairman of the Board of MDL AutoMation, a systems and software provider to the retail automotive industry.