Linde Group veteran to lead Board of Directors
UK - Media OutReach - September
26th, 2018 - Effective
immediately, former Deputy CEO and Executive Vice President Volvo CE, Eberhard
Wedekind, has been unanimously elected as the Chairman of the Dascoin Board.
DasCoin is a blockchain based currency which is at the center of a
revolutionary digital asset system.
steps up from his role as a non-executive director after first joining DasCoin
early last year.
CEO and founder Michael Mathias said: "The election of Eberhard as Chairman
begins a whole new chapter of growth for DasCoin. His long career of solid
business success adds valued international oversight to our top-class Board. This
is another significant step to establishing DasCoin as the international
currency as trust. I'd also like to express my appreciation for the many
contribution and passionate commitment of Anna Heijka, our former Chairman. Her
sudden passing earlier this month came as a shock to everyone in our community
and she is sorely missed by us all."
will oversee DasCoin and help guide its rapid expansion. The currency is
currently listed on five exchanges: CoinBene,
IDAX, CoinFalcon, BTC-Alpha and EUBX.
on his appointment, Wedekind said: "I'm thrilled to be a part of the continuing
success of DasCoin. I'm convinced it will revolutionize the way we pay for
goods and services, whilst shaping our future relationship with money."
spent more than 20 years at The Volvo Group and previously held leadership
roles at The Linde Group, the world's largest industrial gas business. He holds
a PhD. in business studies and an MSc. in computer science.
About DasCoin: DasCoin is a better way to
store and exchange value and is the next step in the evolution of money.
DasCoin is the
blockchain-based currency at the center of an innovative digital asset system
that seeks to optimize the strengths and eliminate the weaknesses of existing
currency systems. It is fast, efficient, balanced, secure and scalable.
DasCoin is focused on creating a digital currency that delivers
superior performance through greater operational efficiency, increased
transaction capacity, wider distribution, better governance and greater
regulatory compliance. Protected by industry leading security protocols and a
permissioned blockchain, DasCoin is a pioneer in the sector with the goal of
becoming the world's first mainstream digital currency.
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