Meet the team!

Richard Ells

Richard has a history of building successful digital businesses. He co-founded the successful digital agency SiteWizard, now over 20 years old. More recently, he founded in 2013. As the CEO, Richard’s assembled a team of over 40 developers and created a social media management platform, used by global fortune 500 companies such as Herbalife and Avon. Retortal’s software is used by hundreds of thousands of people.

James Atkinson

James heads up the Electroneum Development Team, making use of over 10 years experience of agile development.

James is also one of the “hands on” developers, and the “go to guy” for the Electroneum App.

Dean Cole

Dean is the member of the team with the least sleep. With giant quantities of caffeine and all night vigils, Dean is responsible for the Electroneum blockchain development and maintenance.

He also maintains and develops the C++ based server daemons required for mining and transacting in Electroneum.

Adam Atkinson

Adam has a First in Computer Science from the University of Kent.

He leads the Javascript development of Electroneum, with a specific lead role in developing and maintaining the offline paper wallet system that allows 100% security of Electroneum stored funds.

Ben Whomsley

Ben is head of UI/UX and is ultimately responsible for the development of the website, Electroneum app interface, PDFs and guides and Electroneum user experience.

Costin Cristoi

Costin is part of the Electroneum App development team and is responsible for UI/UX integration and implementation. Costin graduated from Christchurch University with a degree in Computing & Digital Culture. He has a strong background in user interface design.

Robert Hopkins

Rob graduated from the University of Kent after studying cryptography. Rob is now a general developer in the Electroneum team, with a focus on cryptography and security.

Terry Hunter

Terry graduated from the University of Northampton with a BSc Honours in Computer Science. He works in the Electroneum development team, focussing on the back-end applications.

Imogen Dale

Imogen’s degree is from Middlesex University where she studied illustration and graphic design. Imogen is now part of the social media and PR team at Electroneum.

Michael Wiltshire

Michael’s experience is in viral marketing and social media. He is part of the Electroneum promotional team, creating campaigns and exposure for the brand.

Natalie Hayon

Natalie heads up the social media team here at Electroneum and has extensive experience in social media campaigns. Natalie’s team will be responsible for creating and promoting material that drive brand exposure and app takeup.

Barbara Southwell

Barbara has worked with Richard for over 15 years. She brings a wealth of marketing experience, organisation and management to the Electroneum project. Barbara has a degree in marketing and has chalked up a huge list of successes within the digital marketing arena.


Mark Robinson

During the 20 years Mark served as a director on the boards of private businesses and companies listed on the London Stock Exchange, Mark was recognized for numerous awards for his entrepreneurial style and collegiate approach to leadership. His focus is on identifying opportunities and enabling dramatic corporate expansion.

Andy Denton

Online gaming consultant with over 20 years experience in ecommerce, online gaming and Fintech businesses. Having worked with major online and offline gaming businesses such as William Hill, Nektan, Aristocrat Gaming, Gala Coral and Microgaming, Andy has significant experience in the online gaming and cryptocurrency space.