Nick is an entrepreneur focused on early stage growth companies helping to solve significant societal challenges using technology. Nick co-founded Identitii (previously Sparro) in late 2014 and is CEO. Identitii helps financial institutions to securely share information in a trusted, auditable and permissioned way to reduce financial crime and improve the customer experience. Identitii’s technology creates a globally unique identifier to a transaction, called the identitii token. The token goes into a traditional fianncial message, and is a pointer to a record in a distributed ledger (or ‘blockchain’). Identitii recently won the Innotribe Industry Challenge on Compliance, a global competition run by SWIFT, the leading interbank messaging cooperative, and was in the KMPG/H2 Ventures 2016 Fintech 100. Prior to Identitii Nick was founder and CEO of COzero, an energy & emissions trading company with cloud-based energy management software. While at COzero Nick raised multiple rounds of capital (through to Series B) from financial and strategic investors. COzero was #1 on the 2011 BRW Fast 100 (Australia) and won numerous awards. Prior to COzero, he was founder of Greentricity, an Australian 100% renewable energy provider acquired by AGL. Nick holds a BSc from Usyd.