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REMCO offers a new vision for money transfer

REMCO Tokens (REMCO Remittance tokens) connect senders and recipients without any intermediary, the way mobile phones connect two people. REMCO Remittance tokens use a revolutionary programmable money transmission token and APIs to allow remittance companies globally to mint and customize their own Tokens.

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About VTNGlobal

VTNGLOBAL has a technical founder and operates end-to-end regulated businesses in the USA and Nigeria. The USA business has been running as a precursor to the proposed REMCO Remittance Token, live and under regulatory supervision in two US states since 2017. The company will be its own initial customer for the REMCO Token, as it expands geographically.

Meet Our Team

We are a team of veterans, technologists, bankers and businesspeople, who are also practical thought-leaders and innovators and who trust each other to deliver every time.

Peter Ojo

CEO/CTO

Innovator. Business Process Automation, Top 1 percentile. Obtained nationwide mobile payment/remittance licenses for VTN. Processed over $700m in the last 24 months. Developed software for Lockheed-Martin, RES, Hitachi, AT&T, and British Telecom, IRS, TSA.

Joel Patenaude

COO

Joel Patenaude has in the past year helped fund and launch a microfinance bank and license a new bank both in frontier markets. Experience in digital currencies, P2P foreign exchange and remittances.

Catherine Berruer

Vice President

Worked for various national and international agencies and private institutions in Washington DC and France. Responsible for reviewing and managing multimilion dollar scholarship program to people in poverty-stricken areas. Fluent in English, French, and Spanish

George Oluwaboro

CAP, VP Finance

CPA and Blockchain/ICO Consultant. Managing Partner of Brickstone & Associates, LLC. 25 years business consulting and advisory services to financial services industry with emphasis on KYC, AML and BSA compliance. Former Bank Examiner with the State of Texas and Consultant with the Federal Reserve Bank in Washington DC.

Olufunmilayo Ojo

Director of Operations Africa

Coordinated Ecommerce activities, handling millions of dollars per year. Facilitated partnerships with POS vendors for air time/data vending, electricity and cable network bill payments and also p2p money transfers. Executive Director of VTNetwork.

Dr. Moses Asom

CEO of SyChip, Inc

Worked previously at Bell Labs, Director at Lucent New Ventures Group. Advisor to Hunt. Holds many patents and a Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering and MBA from The Wharton Business School.

Our Advisors & Investors

Over the years we have benefitted from the wisdom and direct support of a great many people. Our current advisors focused on the REMCO Token ICO and product launch include:

Brent Segal, Ph.D

Advisor

20 year career Harvard-trained PhD in Advanced Technology Development. 200+ Patents and successful exit of electronics company, Nantero. Large company technology scout focused on critical game changer technologies.

Tidal W. McCoy, President, McMark, LLC

Investor

43 years’ service at the highest levels of government, private sector, and new ventures. Translated government technologies to the commercial market, including the introduction of the automobile air bag (a $15-20 billion a year industry). Assistant Secretary of the Air Force under President Reagan.

Tidal W. McCoy, President, McMark, LLC

Investor

43 years’ service at the highest levels of government, private sector, and new ventures. Translated government technologies to the commercial market, including the introduction of the automobile air bag (a $15-20 billion a year industry). Assistant Secretary of the Air Force under President Reagan.

David Hershfield

Worked with PayPal, Adobe

Worked with PayPal, Adobe, Redcats, and others in C-level and Sr. Executive leadership, board, and advisory roles. Contributed to positive outcomes in digital product, technology, turnarounds and M&A transactions.

Seth Wiener

Managing Partner

20 year career as Investment Banker at Morgan Stanley. Founding team member of a few Silicon Valley startups. Participated in IPO's for UPS, Brocade, Loud Cloud, Secondary offering for Ford, URS, Accenture. $4.2B in aggregate value of equity deals. 3 Successful exits.

Roshan Polepalli

Advisor

18+ years of product & marketing management. Most recently built & scaled a large international money transfer company's web & mobile app platform. Developed online marketing strategies for companies such as eNews.com (acquired by BN.com), John Wiley & Sons, & SourceMedia.

Robbert Walstra

Founder legal capital

Robbert is a legal advisor to small (tech) businesses and startups. Since 2017 he has been advising crypto and blockchain entrepreneurs. His experience ranges from ICO’s to ground-breaking projects such as exchanges, blockchain patents, and cross-border partnerships. He was involved in one of the first investment funds on the blockchain. Robbert regularly gives public talks. This year ItechLaw.org invited him to present his topic on crypto law at the organization’s world conference in Seattle.

Partners of other platform businesses currently operated by the REMCO Founder.