Meet the people behind PMGT

A team committed to gold standards in every way

At InfiniGold we are all driven by a desire to bring excellence and innovation to the financial markets. Some of us have long experience in fintech industries, many of us are serial entrepreneurs. We’ve had big success and learned from those businesses which haven’t worked quite that well. We’re a multi-national team, working across continents, bringing together our expertise and dedication to make PMGT the most innovative and reliable gold-token on the blockchain.

Team Members

Jon Deane

Jon is the CEO of InfiniGold and was formerly CEO of TCM Capital, and a Managing Director of JP Morgan where he was the Global Head of Agricultural and Bulks Commodities Trading, as well as Head of Commodities Trading for Asia Pacific, covering oil, base metals, bulks, precious metals and agriculture.

Andreas Ruf  | 

Andreas is the COO of InfiniGold, and has been involved in technology start-up companies in Australia and Europe for 20 years. As Managing Director of SMARTS Broker he drove its international expansion and integration into Nasdaq.

Jelte van der Hoek  | 

Jelte is the CTO of InfiniGold, and has been CTO of a number of specialist companies where he has built smart card operating systems, terminal technology, and card issuance systems. At SMARTS he developed the surveillance web-service for brokers.

Brandon Gardiner  | 

Brandon is the Lead Software Engineer of InfiniGold and primary developer of the ERC20 token. Brandon was previously a Software Engineer at and has significant experience in building full stack systems supporting payments, trading and integrations with 3rd party financial systems.

Neil Dawson  | 

Neil is the Project Manager specialising in Quality Assurance, with over a decade of full-stack experience delivering high-volume/real-time backend, desktop, mobile and web solutions at and SMARTS, with a broad skillset including devops, operations, client management, release management, system administration, UX design, and customer support.

Joonas Karppinen

Joonas is an experienced derivatives trader and market maker from within traditional financial markets and as a market maker in cryptocurrency markets. He’s also consulted to and founded numerous startups.

Chuin Nee Ooi

Chuin Nee is the Chief Security Officer, and has been working in the IT security industry for the last 20 years. She has undertaken a variety of roles, including hands-on implementation, penetration testing, and security architecture and strategic organisational policy consulting.

Evans Gomes

Evans is a Software Engineer at InfiniGold and was previously a Software Engineer at Evans has significant experience in full stack development for financial platforms, including integrations with 3rd party banking systems.

Ricky He

Ricky is a Software Engineer at InfiniGold and was previously a Software Enginer at Ricky has a strong background in full stack development and particular experience in building mobile applications supporting financial systems.

Tom Cordingley

Tom is an Electronics, Communications and Software Engineer with experience in various market sectors, including logistics, government, health, resources, industrial, broadcasting and financial. Prior to Digicash and Infinigold Tom worked primarily in security, identity management and telecommunications.

Mark Anderson  | 

Mark is a Senior Software Engineer with more than 20 years experience in building robust, high performance applications in distributed trading systems.

Soma Deáki  | 

Soma is a Software Engineer with a decade of experience in full stack development, devops, product delivery, high performance data processing pipelines, and AI solutions.

Board Members and Advisors

Dr David Skellern AO

David is the Chairman of RoZetta Institute and a Director of its venture fund RoZetta Ventures. He was a co-founder of Radiata in 1997, which was sold to US giant Cisco Systems in 2001.

Steve Bellotti

Steve is the Chairman of TCM Capital and has worked in financial markets for over 30 years managing fixed income (including rates, credit and derivatives), foreign exchange, cash equities and derivatives, and debt and equity capital markets businesses.

Dr Andreas Furche

Andreas is a Director of RoZetta Institute and its venture fund RoZetta Ventures. Originally a Software Engineer by trade, Andreas has been involved in the development of financial technology start-up companies for 20 years. Was CEO of SMARTS, which was acquired by Nasdaq in 2010.

Tony Mackay

Tony was a former founding CEO of Chi-X. Many of the markets and businesses that Tony has developed over the past few years have been onsold to private equity firms such as Silver Lake Partners, global banks such as Nomura and major exchanges such as NASDAQ and BATS in deals collectively valued at more than US$1 billion.

Bob Tucker

Bob is the COO/Founding Partner of TCM Capital and has over 25 years of experience managing businesses for leading financial institutions and asset managers, including Barclays Capital, Bank Austria Creditanstalt, Man Investments and ANZ Bank.

Sean McCawley

Sean is the CEO of RoZetta Institute’s venture fund RoZetta Ventures. He has been an executive at major financial services companies and has experience in M&A, strategy, investment and program management, and has both led and been an advisor to multiple startups.