Bitt is a Financial Technology company that utilizes blockchain and distributed ledger technology to facilitate secure peer-to-peer transactions with seamless mobile money across a suite of Bitt's Software and Mobile Applications.

Our Mission

To financially empower everyone and provide infrastructure to support a digital financial ecosystem throughout the Caribbean, that will stimulate economic growth and financial access for this and future generations.


Executive Team

Rawdon Adams


Rawdon's background is in finance with 25 years public sector, Fortune 500 company and start-up experience. He holds degrees in economics and political sociology from the University of South Carolina and the London School of Economics.

Brian Popelka


Brian has over 15 years experience in senior positions at Overstock where he was held responsible for the strategic direction and operational effectiveness of the organization. Popelka spearheaded development of a media channel, travel and auto sales sites of Overstock. He holds degrees (B.S.) in Journalism, Broadcasting, Film and History from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln.

Simon Chantry


An honours graduate in Mechanical Engineering, Simon worked in nuclear commissioning and structural design prior to switching focus to DLT in 2012. Simon has held a number of positions since co-founding Bitt, including Director, CBDO, and COO.

Alex Karp


Alex brings over a decade of experience in operations management. Alex has discharged pivotal functions in our Finance and Software Development Departments as Vice President of Product Operations and the exchange.

Patrick Hidalgo


Patrick has over 20 years of buy side experience in fixed income capital markets. As a volunteer, he has mentored startups with their funding efforts. He holds degrees in finance (B.S.) and international business (MBA) from the University of Colorado and the University of Illinois.

Jake Mallory


Jake is a technology leader with 22 years of experience in software and IT. He started his career as a software engineer at Logica, designers of the SWIFT network and early Arpanet datagram, deploying billing systems for the growing cellular and satellite phone carriers throughout the world. Jake is a graduate of Weber State

Marla Dukharan

Chief Economist

Marla is recognized as a top economist and thought-leader in the Caribbean, and a leading voice in the call to reduce gender and income inequality and promote sustainable models for growth. Marla joined bitt seeking to increase financial and economic inclusion directly.

Sade N. Jemmott

General Counsel

Sade N. Jemmott, LL.B, TEP, LL.M (UCL) is a Barbados-qualified Attorney-at-Law and Certified Trust and Estate Practitioner. Prior to assuming her current role, her professional focus was the commercial needs of international corporations, financial institutions and entrepreneurs at a pan-Caribbean law firm.


Patrick Byrne

Is an American entrepreneur, e-commerce pioneer and CEO of Overstock.com. In 1999, Byrne launched Overstock.Byrne has advocated for cryptocurrencies such as bitcoin In January 2014, Overstock.com became the first major online retailer to accept bitcoin.

Peter George - Chairman

Peter is an active businessman and entrepreneur in Trinidad and Tobago. His associated companies employ in excess of 850 people. Peter’s commitment to financial inclusion led him to invest in Bitt in 2014, making him the company’s first investor.

Gabriel Abed

Co-Founder, Original CEO and Executive Vice Chairman of Bitt. Gabriel was introduced to cryptocurrencies in early 2010 during his undergraduate studies at the University of Ontario Institute of Technology (UOIT) where he obtained a Bachelor of IT.

Dr. Damien King

Damien has over 30 years of experience as an academic, researcher and business consultant. He is the Executive Director of the Caribbean Policy Research Institute, the Caribbean’s leading think tank. He is also a University of the West Indies Lecturer.

Oliver Gale

Co-Founder, Original President and CFO of Bitt. Introduced to cryptocurrencies in 2012, Oliver became an early. He is an Honors graduate from the University of Bristol where he double majored in Accounting and Finance.

Dr. Ali El Husseini

As VP of global operations for Overstock.com, Ali oversees both marketplace partnerships including Bitt, and the Worldstock program. He frequently serves as a foreign policy advisor to the Lebanese Parliament and is often a guest lecturer at top-tier universities.

Jonathan Johnson

Since August 2016, Jonathan has served as President of Medici Ventures, which specializes in every aspect of blockchain applications. He was an integral part of Overstock's growth from a small start-up to reach over $2.2 billion in sales and have over 2,200 employees.

Wade George

Wade specializes in Tax law and management and has served as Caribbean Tax Manager Partner at Ernst and Young Caribbean for over 25 years.

Core Values


We embody integrity. These are not mere words, we operate with the highest ethical principles. Our integrity penetrates every aspect of our business, without exception.


We value our clients and put them first. We are building productive, strong, long-term partnerships with our clients. We know that without you, we would not exist.


We know that we are responsible and accountable for our actions. We choose to have a positive impact by conducting business in the most prudent manner at all times.


We pursue excellence in everything we do. We love what we do and we are passionate about it. We give of our best and are dedicated to being a leader in developing the best financial technology products and services in the world.


We enhance our clients' lives through innovation. We use our agility and ingenuity to create technology solutions that overcome challenges and deliver value.

Interested in Joining Us ?

We're always looking to grow our team with people of all kinds of experience and backgrounds.