Luke Jones

Luke embarked on his professional journey with the Hubb Financial Group, where he assisted and mentored aspiring financial analysts and traders in their acquisition of knowledge about the financial markets. As his expertise grew, he progressed to become a stockbroker at Ord Minnett before securing a position as a finance broker at Finlease Group, one of Australia’s premier financial brokerage firms. In 2016, Luke’s interest in crypto was sparked when he invested in his first Ethereum. His passion for the industry led him to co-found Fortifex, a software development company specializing in the development of private and hybrid blockchain networks for various multinational organizations.

Luke has garnered recognition as a keynote speaker at numerous blockchain-focused conferences in the Southeast Asian region and keeps a finger on the pulse of the industry through his YouTube channel, Blocksiders.

In his leisure time, Luke indulges in his interests of trading, gaming and traveling the globe. He holds an MBA from UTS, specializing in Entrepreneurship, as well as a BA in Business & Accounting and a BA in Information Systems from ACU. He is RG146 compliant and holds accreditation as a derivatives advisor.