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About Us

3 Core Pillars: Capital, Technology Development, Commercial Acceleration

At the forefront of blockchain technology commercialization

BlockTech Ventures is a fully integrated blockchain technology company that has established a business model for the development, incubation and commercialization of blockchain enabled technology platforms and companies.

Blockchain technology & Platform Development

End-to-end enterprise solutions & consulting

Early stage investment and commercial acceleration

Technology driven transaction processing & distributed computing.

Dean Sutton
Chairman & CEO

Mr. Sutton has over a decade of direct experience as a technology entrepreneur and founder, with a focus on commercialization and the intersection of venture capital, technology and public-private markets. Always focused on emerging technology, he has been in the digital asset industry since 2014 when he started in digital mining and working with teams to develop decentralized technologies. He is a sought after blockchain industry thought leader, investor and speaker, advisor to the Blockchain Association of Canada, and founder of BlockTech Ventures Inc.

W. (Bill) McGraw
President & COO

Mr. McGraw is a tech industry veteran with hands on experience with startups since the late 1990's. He specializes in assisting early stage companies with investment, commercialization, scaling and monetization. He serves on several boards and is President/COO/co-founder of BlockTech Ventures, responsible for launching BlockTech Lab, a Vancouver based blockchain accelerator focused on commercializing blockchain technology in the Enterprise. Mr. McGraw is also responsible for the Corporate Consensus consulting practice, focused on delivering blockchain solutions to Enterprise customers. During the Internet boom, Mr. McGraw was VP eCommerce for Sierra Systems, growing the e-commerce consulting practice to $30 m annually in 18 months through strategic partnerships with Netscape & Sun Microsystems.

Bal Bhullar

Ms. Bal Bhullar brings over 25 years of diversified financial and risk management experience in both private and public companies. Among her areas of experience, Ms. Bhullar brings expertise in financial & strategic planning, operational & risk management, regulatory compliance reporting, business expansion, start-up operations, financial modeling, program development, corporate financing, and corporate governance/internal controls. Previously, Ms. Bhullar has held various positions as President of BC Risk Management Association of BC, and served as Director and CFO of several private and public companies. Ms. Bhullar is a Chartered Professional Accountant, Certified General Accountant.

Ken Reddy

Mr. Reddy is an award winning, Global technology leader who holds several innovative patents in mobile, cross border trade and financial services. Previously he spent 6 years working for PayPal, as a Senior Product Manager in Global Expansion.

Drew Ogryzek
VP Technology

Mr. Ogryzyk is a software engineer and community developer. With education from Oxford and experience in fintech with companies such as Mogo, he is passionate about building teams, community and software products.

Kevan Matheson
Business Development

Mr. Matheson is blockchain and cryptocurrency researcher and corporate consultant with a background in data analytics, as well as institutional finance, having previously worked as an analyst with RBC Global Asset Management.

Justin Wu
Marketing & Growth

Justin is a Growth Marketer & Information Architect. Involved in running growth for over $33m in token sales on tokens such as UnikoinGold (Mark Cuban backed esports token) & Truebit Protocol (Ethereum Smart Contract Scaling). Before working in the blockchain, Justin has helped brands achieve over $3m in Kickstarter & taken SaaS companies to over $100k MRR / $1MM ARR. In parallel to all his growth work, he is also a content creator in the growth marketing space where he shares daily growth hacks. He's collaborated with the Wall St Journal, CES, NASA, NASDAQ & been sponsored by Samsung, Intel, New Balance.

Blocktech Ventures Advisors

James Black
Canadian Securities Exchange
Shone Anstey
Blockchain Intelligence Group
Tejinder Basi
ex Deloitte Cyber Security
John Koetsier
Tech Analyst & Forbes contributor
Ron Segev
Segev LLP