está nivelando el terreno al proporcionar un mercado electrónico justo y
transparente utilizando la tecnología de Blockchain que le permite a las empresas
locales ampliar sus negocios y ser más competitivas. Finalmente, el consumidor
es el verdadero ganador en este ejercicio de mercado libre.
A medida que el mercado mundial del petróleo se acerca a los $2 trillones (la industria más grande del planeta), obviamente atrae las soluciones comerciales más avanzadas tecnológicamente. El mercado del petróleo refinado es el segmento más diverso con la gama más amplia de desafíos. La tecnología de Blockchain promete tener el mayor impacto en el negocio de productos refinados.
Octaneum ha decidido “comerse este elefante de un bocado a la vez” y con su matriz, Octaneum Group Inc y su avanzada plataforma de comercio electrónico, está creando una cadena de bloques que revolucionará la forma en que se compran y venden los productos refinados de petróleo.
Control and automation engineering firm, GlobaLogix has teamed up to provide front-end engineering and design services. The GlobaLogix management team holds more than 100years of experience in the energy sector.
Octaneum partnered with Venture Aviator, one of the leading custom blockchain development companies. Venture Aviator has built and integrated solutions for multiple Fortune 500 companies as well as one of the Top 10 ICO's of 2018. Over the last year, VA's projects projects have raised over $150 million USD.
Partnering with PayMachine allows Octaneum to streamline the integration of blockchain powered payroll, factoring and micropayment solutions.
Jonathan King attended the University of San Francisco School of Finance. Mr. King’s experience in financial technology began on the trading room floor, and he eventually managed currency exchange traders and developed the architecture for and directed several automated market strategies. Mr. King also founded Greenbox Traders, which is a user-friendly trading system for beginners that includes proprietary education, training, strategies, and platforms. He was CEO of INTERMEX, the predecessor of Octaneum Group.
Patrick’s background in finance and accounting goes back more than a decade with diverse experience in a variety of industries. He has worked for CPA firms as a Staff Accountant/Auditor, run his own consulting firm, and most recently has been CFO of multiple start-ups and a Consultant to technology companies raising funds with Initial Coin Offerings (ICO’s). Patrickwas part of the Lamassu team responsible for building one of America’s first Bitcoin ATM’s.
Patrick works closely with management on controls and compliance to help ensure benchmarks are met. The US tax environment is complicated, and given the additional complexity of crypto, it takes a significant focus and aptitude for managing multiple jurisdictions. Patrickrecently saved a company over a million dollars in liabilities due to poor tax planning and management.
Salvador Suarez Santamaria
Salvador Suarez Santamaria
Salvador Suarez Santamaria is an Industrial Engineer and holds a Master’s of Science in public policy and an executive MBA from IPADE University in Mexico City. He has more than 20 years’ experience as senior management in industries such as power generation, oil and gas, transportation, and logistics. Mr. Santamaria also worked as a public servant in a national development bank, and in government energy companies, local transportations, and the Mexican Congress. Salvador is the Operations Officer for the company’s Latin American unit in Mexico City.
As Octaneum’s CTO, Gerone Conyers brings over 20 years of experience of visionary management to drive complex solutions, with proven leadership in Software & Mobile Development, Global IT Strategy, Data Management, and Predictive Analytics. Gerone previously held successful executive leadership roles in Mobile POS & eCommerce, Healthcare, Financial Services, and Insurance industries.
His strength is working with rapidly growing, entrepreneurial companies to create exceptional products that drive market growth and meet strategic needs. Gerone is a champion of innovation, building SaaS-based solutions for B2B and B2C products, while delivering complex integrations and multi-tenant platforms both domestically and globally. He holds a B.S. in Engineering Technology from DeVry and a M.S. in Software Engineering from Southern Polytechnic State University. Gerone recently served on the Board of Directors for Future Foundation, Inc. as Technology Chair.
Head of Compliance
Alejandro Arteaga holds a B.S. in engineering technology from Texas A&M University and an MBA from the University of the Incarnate Word. Mr. Arteaga’s experience has focused on multinational business consulting and cross-border solutions. For the past several years, he has served as Chief Compliance Officer for a capital markets brokerage firm. He serves in that capacity for the company and develops KYC protocols for the company’s clients.
Head Of CyberSecurity
Orlando earned his BBA in Computer Information Systems from Texas A&M University and has extensive knowledge in the field of technology and its utilization in business.
Drawing from 10-year career in telecommunications and 12-year career in healthcare he has developed an expertise in analyzing company needs for computer systems/software management and data processing to aid in improvement of information technology functions and operations. Orlando joined GuardMark Capital Markets in 2013 where he serves as CIO, working with various department leaders and support staff on tasks as they relate to specific information technology projects while ensuring that all projects are completed on time and on budget.