All Team

Michael Breen

Board Director

Mr. Breen is a UK solicitor and former Equity Partner at the global law firm Clyde & Company LLP. Formerly, he was the Managing Director of the Sports & Entertainment Division at Bank Insinger de Beaufort NV. He received a law degree from Aberystwyth University and successfully completed the postgraduate Law Society Finals at the College of Law, Guildford.

Greg Suess

Board Director

Mr. Suess is a co-founder of Activist Artists Management ( and is a Partner at Glaser, Weil, Fink, Howard, Avchen & Shapiro LLP. Mr. Suess holds a Bachelor of Science from the University of Southern California and a JD/MBA from Pepperdine University.

John D. Maatta

Board Director

During his career Mr. Maatta has served as COO and EVP of The CW Television Network, COO & General Counsel of the WB Network. Mr. Maatta received a Bachelor Degree from the University of San Francisco and a Juris Doctorate from the University of California, Hastings College of the Law.

Paul L. Kessler

Board Director

Mr. Kessler combines over 30 years of experience as an investor, financier and venture capitalist. Mr. Kessler founded Bristol Capital Advisors, LLC, a Los Angeles based investment advisor. He has broad experience in operating, financing, governance, strategy, and structuring investment transactions.

Scott A. Sheikh

COO / General Counsel

Mr. Sheikh has a background in logistics, emerging technologies (such as blockchain), crypto mining and cutting-edge law. His expertise ranges from the business and legal aspects of blockchain-based businesses and. cryptocurrency mining operations. He was admitted to the State Bar of California on July 3, 2007 and received his Juris Doctorate from the University of California, Hastings College of the…

Ms. Bowman has over 30 years of finance and accounting experience in a variety of industries, including private equity, oil and gas and real estate.

Scott D. Kaufman

CEO and Chairman of the Board

Mr. Kaufman is the co-Founder and Partner of Barlock Capital and Hillair Capital. He has over 20 years of experience investing, acquiring, restructuring, and operating small- and micro-cap companies, trading securities, and managing investment portfolios. Scott received both a BA and a MBA from Columbia University.