Blockchain Advisory Council

Who We Are

CompTIA’s Blockchain Advisory Council brings together thought leaders and innovators to identify and develop blockchain business opportunities leveraging the underlying technology behind cryptocurrencies.

blockchain advisory councilWhat We Stand For

The Blockchain Advisory Council believes the adoption of cryptography and a distributed ledger system brings tremendous opportunity—and challenges. We are committed to building the strategies and resources necessary to help any business leverage blockchain to be more successful.

The council also collaborates with CompTIA’s other industry advisory councils to further study the IT channel, drones, business applications and internet of things. Together, we are working to:

  • Discuss and explore blockchain business opportunities.
  • Identify methods for adoption across the tech ecosystem.
  • Offer help for blockchain applications developers and solution providers.
  • Foster greater integration and innovation of emerging technologies.

How We’re Making an Impact

The Blockchain Council develops best practices, use cases and other resources that can be used by anyone developing, selling or influencing blockchain. We’re on the front lines evangelizing the technology that’s redefining the concept of currency, disrupting the entire financial industry and shaking up business applications.



Neeraj Satija


Concordus Applications


Jim Gitney


Group 50

Adam Lesh - BCAC

Adam Lesh

Vice Chair

VP of Technology,

Deborah Kestin Schildkraut - BCAC

Deborah Kestin - Schildkraut

IBM Blockchain & Global Alliances Ecosystem Marketing Leader,

Eric Powell - BCAC

Eric Powell

Founder ,
Rylet Industries, LLC

John Souza - BCAC

John Souza

Kingsland University

Jason - Sfaelos - BCAC

Jason Sfaelos

Senior Manager of Business Development Blockchain & Cloud,

George Mastoris - BCAC

George Mastoris

Winston & Strawn LLP

Greg Forst - BCAC

Greg Forst

Go Immutable