ADCA Board Member

ADCA Board President Ronald M. Tucker

Ronald M. Tucker

Co-Founder, Bit Trade Australia

Founder and President, ADCA
Founder and Australian Delegate, Global Blockchain Forum (GBF)

Ronald Tucker is the Founder and President of the Australian Digital Commerce Association, the peak body for blockchain businesses in Australia, and Founder of the Global Blockchain Forum, the international body representing trade associations from the US, Canada, the UK, UAE, Singapore, India, Japan and Australia.

Mr Tucker has been living in Australia for the last several years and currently lives in Sydney. He launched Bit Trade Australia in April 2013, and its sister company Bit Trade Labs, a Blockchain development consultancy.

Ron also oversaw and led the successful industry response to the Digital Currency Inquiry called by the Senate Economics References Committee in 2015, organised the two-day Global Digital Currency Conversation forum during the G20 Leaders’ Summit in Brisbane 2014, and currently is working with Australian and Chinese government, and industry stakeholders, on the China-Australia Blockchain Alliance initiative.

Ron was born in Newfoundland, Canada in 1981. He has been an entrepreneur for most of his working life and has started several businesses in the areas of retail, marketing and publishing in the US and Canada.