DGAP-News Advanced Blockchain AG: Appointment of Simon Telian as additional member of the Executive Board and changes to the Supervisory Board
DGAP-News: Advanced Blockchain AG / Key word(s): Cryptocurrency / Blockchain/Personnel
Simon Telian started his career at Dresdner Bank and subsequently worked for Commerzbank as executive assistant. After holding various positions at Rocket Internet and Asia Venture Group, he founded his own company in South Africa which he later successfully exited. Most recently, he was responsible for the operational business for the Swedish edge cloud company CloudBackend AB.
Following the resignation of Supervisory Board member Armin Sachs, Supervisory Board member Paul Kohlhaas also resigned from the Supervisory Board with effect from the end of the Annual General Meeting on April 8.
Armin Sachs and Paul Kohlhaas had been members of the Supervisory Board since 2017, and the Company thanks them for their valuable contribution during the start-up phase of Advanced Blockchain AG.
Due to the resignations, the Annual General Meeting on April 8 will resolve on three nominations for election to the Supervisory Board: Marek Kotewicz, Olav Sorenson and Mark Weerts.
Marek Kotewicz has been actively involved in the blockchain space since 2014. He worked as a software engineer for the Ethereum Foundation on the first ethereum implementation. In late 2015, he joined Parity Technologies to help further shape the Ethereum and blockchain ecosystem. Since then he helped build various projects, including parity-ethereum, parity-bitcoin and polkadot.