Wojtek Kostrzewa, former CEO of ITI Group, appointed as CEO of the FinTech Billon Group, starting in January 2019; current CEO, Andrzej Horoszczak, becomes CTO and CVO. Company’s decision is driven by growth: international expansion and the execution of new strategic projects built on Billon’s proprietary blockchain technology
Billon is one of the very few blockchain companies to move beyond the concept stage to working with banks and large corporations
Wojtek Kostrzewa, the new CEO of Billon
Bio - Wojtek Kostrzewa
He currently serves, among other positions, on the board of directors of the Swiss Stadler Rail and on the supervisory boards of the insurance companies of the ERGO Hestia Group. In his free time he is passionate about travel and golf.
Billon civilized blockchain, creating a regulatory-compliant platform to manage money, identity and data. The platform can be used by enterprise companies to eliminate operational bureaucracy. The proprietary blockchain architecture stores data directly on-chain with no service costs.
Billon was founded in Poland in 2012. The development of its unique blockchain protocol has been supported by many R&D grants, including the EU Horizon 2020 program. In 2017 the company launched commercial operations in Poland and the United Kingdom. Billon is licensed to issue electronic money in the UK by the British regulator FCA. In November 2018, the company won the world's largest fintech festival in Singapore, organized by the Monetary Authority of Singapore, showing a solution to zero-cost blockchain micropayments.
For more information, please visit www.billongroup.com