Blocknubie, the global ecosystem for startups in Blockchain, has appointed Irish entrepreneur Fran Rooney as Chairman.
Rooney is a well-known Irish businessman who rose to prominence as the CEO of cyber security firm Baltimore Technologies. Under his stewardship the Irish company became a global player with 23 offices in cities across the world, was listed on both NASDAQ and the London Stock Exchange (listed on FTSE 100) with a market capitalisation of €13.6 billion, and had 1400 employees.
Rooney is currently a practicing Barrister at Law and has been active in the emerging Blockchain space holding chairs in a number of Irish and UK Blockchain companies.
His appointment follows the announcement of Jillian Godsil as CEO of Blocknubie.
Godsil is a founder and CEO of corporates working in Sydney, Singapore, London and Dublin. She has partnered with multinationals and startups. She has advised CEOs across the world. She has more…
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