Mr. Rogers was the first employee of Xapo, a bitcoin platform for consumers and institutions. Mr. Rogers managed operations and conducted business development for Xapo, served on the board of directors of Xapo, Inc. and was a member of the Compliance Committee. As President of Xapo, his responsibilities included supervision of the finance unit and acting as a primary contact for auditors during the period in which the company grew from inception to a GAAP-audited, $80 million revenue firm.
Mr. Rogers graduated from Williams College in 1991 and cum laude from Georgetown University Law School in 1996.
Mr. Kovler has served as a member of our Board of Directors since March 2023. In 2016, Mr. Kovler co-founded a consulting and proxy solicitation firm, HKL & Co., LLC, where he currently serves as a Managing Director, designing and implementing solutions to special corporate situations, consulting on contested board elections, mergers and acquisitions, investor relations and corporate governance. Mr. Kovler has also serves in advisory roles with numerous Web3 companies. Prior to co-founding HKL & Co., LLC, from 2003-2015 he worked at D.F. King & Co., Inc. a proxy solicitation firm, in progressively senior roles, including as Senior Vice President. Mr. Kovler is a 2001 graduate of Trinity College with a B.A. in Economics.