Shone Anstey brings 20 years of experience in building complex technologies and software primarily within search, analytics and data center operations. He has been engaged with cryptocurrency since 2012, has acted as technology lead for an industrial Bitcoin mining and Bitcoin mining pool. In addition, Mr. Anstey is a Certified Bitcoin Professional as well as a Certified Cryptocurrency Investigator.
Shone is also a Director and Co-Founder of BIGG Digital Assets (CSE: BIGG | OTCQX: BBKCF), responsible for bringing the team together in 2015 and originating the company’s core analytics products QLUE, BitRank. These tools are used to mitigate the AML risk associated with cryptocurrency and are currently utilized by US Federal law enforcement in Washington DC, along with cryptocurrency companies globally. During his time leading the company, Mr. Anstey oversaw its go-public transaction in late 2017, capital raises of an aggregate $23.2 million, and the ~$3 million strategic acquisition of Netcoins in August 2019. Recently, BIGG hit unicorn status with a $1 billion market cap.