Coinsilium Group Limited - Appointment of Non-Executive Director PR Newswire

13th November 2017

(“Coinsilium” or the “Company”)

Appointment of Non-Executive Director

Coinsilium Group Limited (NEX: COIN), the blockchain venture builder and investor that finances and manages the development of early-stage blockchain technology companies, is  pleased to announce the appointment of Craig William Brown as a Non-Executive Director of the Company with immediate effect.

Craig Brown, aged 47, founding shareholder of China Nonferrous Gold Limited (“CNG”) (previously named Kryso Resources plc), acted as Finance Director and Company Secretary of CNG, before becoming Managing Director in 2010. Craig stepped down from the board of CNG in September 2013. Prior to his roles with CNG, Craig held senior finance positions with two Canadian listed public companies, both of which successfully put gold mines into production during his tenure.

Prior to his career in the natural resource sector, Craig qualified as a Chartered Accountant in New Zealand in 1993 and is a member of Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand.  He also has technology sector experience from establishing his own software company which provided specialist taxation, accounting and client management software.

Currently, Craig is the Chief Executive Officer of ECR Minerals plc, an AIM traded mineral exploration and development company.

Current Directorships and Partnerships Past Directorships and Partnerships over
                                       the last 5 years

ECR Minerals plc                       Kryso Resources plc

Westrock Resources Limited             Ibstock Equity Limited

NTZ Resources Limited                  Westrock Resources Limited

There is no further information that is required to be disclosed pursuant to Paragraph 21, Appendix 1 of the NEX Exchange Growth Market Rules for Issuers.

Malcolm Palle, Chairman of Coinsilium, commented:

“We are very pleased to welcome Craig on the Board of Coinsilium as a Non-executive Director and we are confident that Craig’s experience as CEO and Finance Director of public companies will be of significant  value to Coinsilium, especially at this exciting time of fast-paced development for the Company.”

The Directors of Coinsilium Group Limited take responsibility for this announcement.

For further information, please contact:

Malcolm Palle, Executive Chairman                                                   +44 (0) 7785 381089
Coinsilium Group Limited

Eddy Travia, CEO                                                                                +44 (0) 20 3889 4312
Coinsilium Group Limited

Harry Chathli / Ana Ribeiro / Alexis Gore                                           +44 (0) 207 618 9100

Luther Pendragon Ltd

(Media Relations)

Guy Miller / Mark Anwyl                                                                     +44 (0) 207 469 0930 
Peterhouse Corporate Finance Limited 
(NEX Exchange Corporate Adviser)

Nick Emerson                                                                                      +44 (0) 1483 413 500
SI Capital Limited

Notes to Editor

About Coinsilium

Coinsilium is a blockchain venture builder and investor that finances and manages the development of early-stage blockchain technology companies. It does this through its consortium of top-tier investors, industry thought leaders and executive managers.  Based in London, Coinsilium’s focus is on driving innovation in fintech and blockchain technologies, enabling businesses to take advantage of growth opportunities. 

Coinsilium shares are traded on NEX Exchange Growth Market, the primary market for unlisted securities operated by NEX Exchange, a Recognised Investment Exchange under the Financial Services and Markets Act 2000.

For further information about Coinsilium please visit