Brian is Founder and Chairman of Chlu, a blockchain based technology startup, and Flexhire a premium freelance engineering marketplace. He is advisor to, and was previously CTO/CIO of, Standard Industries, a New York based global industrial holding company, overseeing a global team of technology experts. He was previously Global Head of Digital Innovation for PepsiCo. Prior to PepsiCo, Brian was Senior Vice President of Customer Experience, Technology for JCPenney. He is an advisory board member of the MIT Digital Currency Initiative and has previously been a member of the FedEx Ecommerce board of directors. He has spoken on Blockchain extensively and is an active angel investor and startup advisor in Europe and the US.
Brian holds a MSc in Computer Science, Networks and Distributed Systems from Trinity College Dublin where he was a foundation scholar and gold medalist.
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