DIRECTOR OF ADVOCACY
John Caldwell’s career in gaming began as the CEO and Editor-In-Chief of PokerNews.com. Through PokerNews’ first five years, he helped grow the company from a three person operation to over 70 employees and contractors. Following his departure from PokerNews, John took up a position as a Director at PokerStars.com, serving on both the Executive and marketing leadership teams at various times during his four plus years at the company. John is currently a partner at Narus Advisors, a boutique gaming consultancy advising on new technologies and regulatory matters relating to the gaming industry. Prior to starting PokerNews, John was an artist manager and record label President in the music business, working with acts such as Stone Temple Pilots and Hootie and the Blowfish.
Since its creation in 2011, Anthony has held the position of Director with Knox House Trust Limited. He has played a key role in the growth and development of the company since inception with a particular focus on the private client and family office divisions. Anthony is a full member of the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners and holds a diploma in International Trust Management.
Having worked on the CasinoCoin project since 2013, André has been responsible for extending and maintaining the CSC source code, and is an expert in blockchain technology, cryptography, hashing algorithms, and peer-to-peer networks. Based in the Netherlands, he holds a bachelor degree in Engineering Management.
Duncan has lead some of the most ambitious technical projects in the online gambling world. While at PokerStars, Duncan managed the building and launch of the PokerStars Mobile App – PS Mobile – which was responsible for the company receiving eGaming Review’s ‘Mobile Operator of the Year’ award. To this day, PS Mobile is considered the gold standard of online poker mobile apps. Duncan also managed from concept and executed one of the leading Business Intelligence back-end information reporting systems in the gambling business, known as ‘BORIS’.
Matthew has been involved with CasinoCoin since 2013 taking on the role of community manager and website administrator. He has extensive casino gaming knowledge and holds a diploma in computer programming. He currently works as a software developer in Canada.