Richard Kilsby to Serve as Chairman of Deasil Cognitive’s Board of Directors

Expert in capital markets, banking and IT to oversee board for AI-based data analytics & blockchain company

Deasil Cognitive, the revolutionary Artificial Intelligence (AI) & Blockchain technology company, announced today that Richard Kilsby will serve as Chairman of its Board of Directors. A veteran of banking and capital markets, Kilsby brings decades of leadership experience to the task of overseeing Deasil Cognitive’s Board. The company is poised to transform multiple industries with its innovative data analytics platform.

“We are very fortunate to have secured Richard’s commitment to this endeavor,” said Jeff Masud of Deasil Cognitive. “He brings a wealth of knowledge and relationships to the work of steering the corporate entity.”

Richard Kilsby has held non executive and executive roles in both listed and unlisted companies in industries ranging from financial services to technology. Most recently, he was non executive Chairman of 888 Holdings Plc for 10 years. He has also been a non executive director at Tullet Prebon, Impact Holdings Plc and Collins Stewart plc and has acted as an Independent Monitor for the SEC.

From 1998 to 2002 he was Chief Executive/Vice Chairman of Tradepoint / virt-x and, from 1995 to 1998, executive director at the London Stock Exchange responsible for secondary market regulation and introducing the order driven market and associated stamp duty changes to London. He was also the Competent Authority for Listing which was subsequently taken on by the FSA. Prior to that, he worked in London and New York for Bankers Trust in a number of roles and was the CEO of Charterhouse Bank. He trained with and became a partner at Price Waterhouse, during which time he worked in the UK, Middle East and USA as an auditor and jointly created the Treasury Management consulting practice. He also acted as an Inspector for the Bank of England and the predecessor of the FSA.

“I’m honored to participate in this exciting company,” said Kilbsy. “Deasil Cognitive has created a promising technology that I believe will have a major influence on more than one industry.”

Deasil Cognitive’s platform can perform Machine Learning, Machine Reasoning, Natural Language Processing and Blockchain on demand. With a microservices architecture, it is flexible, scalable and high-performing. Use cases include mining medical records for diagnostic insights, learning from devices in the Internet of Things (IoT) and providing action oriented insights. Deasil Cognitive also provides Blockchain and Artificial Intelligence solutions for branches of the U.S. and State Government.

Deasil Cognitive comprises of a tenured team of software engineers and management team that each have over 25 years of experience serving commercial and government markets. The company’s board of advisors each have over 40 years each of relationships and experience across the verticals mentioned above and advise the management team to help drive new business opportunities for Deasil Cognitive.

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