New York, NY, June 04, 2019 — Alt 5 Sigma, Inc. (“Alt 5”), the only digital asset trading platform designed specifically for the broker dealer industry and financial service providers, announced that Taras Kulyk has been named as President and Chief Operating Officer. Mr. Kulyk’s employment with Alt 5 will commence immediately.
Mr. Kulyk’s career to date has been focused on increasingly senior roles within the digital asset, investment banking, and technology sectors. Most recently, Mr. Kulyk was the CEO of Squire Mining, a publicly listed company engaged in operating and developing digital asset mining infrastructure and respective digital asset mining system technology. His role there included managing relationships with key global technology leaders including Samsung and Ennoconn (a subsidiary of Foxconn). Prior to Squire, Taras was CEO of CoinGeek Mining and Hardware, where he led the growth of one of the largest crypto mining fleets globally, deploying over US$200 million in capital under his tenure. Before his time at CoinGeek, Mr. Kulyk was part of Decentral’s leadership team in Toronto, Canada where he led the team’s acquisition and onboarding of new digital assets to the market leading digital asset wallet, Jaxx Liberty. Prior to is work in the digital asset sector, Mr. Kulyk spent three years in investment banking at CIBC World Markets and BMO Capital Markets in the resources sector, followed by two years with TD Securities with the Communications, Media and Technology team, where his coverage focus was on the Canadian tech and media sectors.
“We are very proud and excited to have Mr. Kulyk join our team,” said Andre Beauchesne, Chairman and CEO of Alt 5 Sigma Inc. “He is a highly qualified leader who brings a wealth of global business, financial and operational experience. Mr. Kulyk has already significantly contributed to our efforts as we continue on our path to make Alt 5 the leading institutional focused digital asset trading infrastructure platform.”
“I am very excited to be joining the Alt 5 team,” said Taras Kulyk.