Bitfarms has announced the appointment of Jeffrey Lucas as its new CFO, effective June 14, 2021.
Lucas brings extensive international financial and operational experience with public companies listed on the NYSE.
He will be responsible for the oversight of the finance, accounting, and reporting functions with the mandate to raise capital, enhance corporate communications, expand investor relations activities, increase analyst coverage, and support and integrate acquisitions.
Prior to his corporate roles, he worked in high yield investment banking with L. F. Rothschild and in institutional money management as a securities analyst with Wells Capital Management.
He is a chartered financial analyst and certified public accountant, having received that certification while with PwC as a member of their technology and industrials practices.
Emiliano Grodzki, CEO, Bitfarms, said: “We look forward to Jeff’s strong leadership and he will be an excellent addition to our executive management team.
“In addition, I wish to thank Mauro Ferrara, our interim CFO, for his contributions to Bitfarms over the past seven months. He stepped into our Company at a challenging time in which the industry was experiencing significant change and evolution.”