After buying his first cryptocurrency in 2016, Ashton has advised a broad spectrum of businesses in blockchain, OTC and fintech applications. Experiencing the adoption and volatility of cryptocurrencies in recent years has led Ashton into Defi where he sees comparable opportunities to those of Bitcoin in 2016. Aside from cryptocurrency Ashton enjoys hikes in woodlands and has an interest in mycology. “KyotoProtocol.io is a legacy project to blockchain for me, I am fortunate enough to have forged a great team and supportive partnerships to make this happen. Kyotoprotocol.io is not only about saving the planet; it’s about proving that good can be done through changing the current, rigid way in which money is exchanged”.