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Meet the Team

Nicolas Link – Founder

Nick is a British serial entrepreneur, having started and built numerous businesses in a wide range of sectors around the world including China, Europe, Middle East, Africa and USA. He is usually focused on technology and disrupting markets. As the founder of ILUS Coin – he conceptualized and brought the coin to life and continues to lead it strategically.


John Paul Backwell – Director

John has over 20 years of experience developing and leading Global Sales teams in the Fire & Security Industry – with a focus on disruptive products. He is responsible for assisting in client management and the generation and implementation of the leasing contracts for the coin holders and ILUS International.


James Gibbons – Chief Technology Officer

James is an experienced technology expert with 15 years experience in designing and building digital experiences both in the event and financial sectors. He is the CTO of ILUS Coin and oversees the design and development of the coin’s technical implementation.


Dr Krishna Moorthy Ph.D LLB, MBA – Chief Financial Officer

With 35 years of experience, Dr. Krishna Moorthy has managed financial portfolios of several Public and Private companies in London, Dubai, Singapore & India. AT ILUS Coin – he leads the finance team and is responsible for overseeing the financial management of the coin.


Dr Irina Shatalova MBA – Investor Relations / Executive Assistant to the CEO & CFO

With 15 years financial management experience in Russia and Dubai – Dr. Irina also brings her financial sector expertise to the daily runnings of the coin.