Riot Blockchain appoints executive chairman, directors

Riot Blockchain Inc., a bitcoin mining company, has appointed Benjmain Yi as executive chairman, Lance D’Ambrosia as an independent director and Hubert Marleau as lead independent director, according to a press release.

Prior to joining Riot Blockchain, Yi worked with capital markets and corporate development at IOU Financial Inc. and D’Ambrosia serves as managing partner of 4 D Investments. Marleau has served as independent director of Riot Blockchain since November 2020.