Glyn founded Icebreaker Finance in 2022, with an ambition to leverage blockchain technology to improve the efficiency of capital markets. Before founding Icebreaker Finance, Glyn held senior roles in Institutional Banking in London, Singapore and Australia including as a Managing Director at Deutsche Bank. Glyn holds a Bachelor Commerce and Bachelor of Arts from University of New South Wales, a Masters in Finance from London Business School, and an Advanced Management Programme from the Booth School of the University of Chicago.
Michael is an experienced structured asset finance professional with both Chartered Accountant and Legal qualifications. Michael has held senior roles with large international banks and worked in Sydney, London and New Zealand with experience across the full financing lifecycle. Michael holds a Bachelor of Commerce and a Bachelor of Law from the University of Otago.
Glen has spent most of his 15-year professional career structuring financing solutions for institutional clients building critical asset infrastructure. Before joining Icebreaker Finance, Glen spent 10 years with ANZ’s Institutional Bank advising clients across the Asia Pacific region. Glen holds a Bachelor of Science from Auckland University, MBA from Macquarie University and is a graduate member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.
A successful banker in derivative sales and structuring across asset classes with time spent at Barclays Capital, Lehman Brothers, and Nomura. Since leaving institutional banking, Rami has had a diverse career including CEO positions, board memberships at numerous businesses, and as Managing Director of an Investment Banking boutique. Rami has a M.Engineering (Mechanical) from Imperial College London.
Susanne is Managing Partner of Scioto Energy which is an independent brokerage and consulting firm founded in 2008 to provide energy solutions for clients in the areas of energy procurement, energy trading, rate analysis, risk management and demand response. With over 100 years of combined energy experience as strategists and tacticians, the firm has gained the reputation as the foremost leader of energy management services to the crypto industry in the United States, where optimization of the energy markets is critical to success.
Why Bitcoin Miners?
Amidst falling number of lenders, those lenders who have deep industry expertise can earn attractive risk/rewards by financing the likely winners from the market disruption.
Robust credit selection and amortising loan format secured by first claim on income from mined BTC and over-collateralised with digital and physical assets.
Benefits of DeFi
Smart contracts ensure that lenders always have complete transparency of pool composition and borrower credit performance. USDC enables seamless movement of capital between participants.