NEWS: Alex Saunders on Board of Blockchain Australia


Without a doubt, Alex Saunders aka Nugget, has to be one of the top leaders in spreading the word of Blockchain Technology throughout Australia. He now joins the ranks of Blockchain Australia, joining the team as a board member. He looks forward to interfacing with government more to accelerate crypto adoption!

Alex has been immersed in cryptocurrency since discovering Bitcoin in 2012. Alex has a unique investment style that combines fundamental analysis, technical analysis and market sentiment as key drivers in decision making. Alex’s passion lead him to leave his successful career as a head Pharmacist in 2017, to found Nugget’s News. He established the brand through a loyal following on his educational YouTube channel and his crypto community discussion group. Alex is a trusted voice in the Australian crypto community, conducts many speaking engagements to spread the word of crypto and helps to accelerate blockchain start-ups through applying his years of experience and wisdom.

As fellow Australians, we applaud his efforts with the Blockchain Industry and wish him well with his new endeavors.


About Blockchain Australia


We are Australia’s leading community association dedicated to the;
  • Education,
  • Policy Development and
  • Promotion of Blockchain and Digital Currency in Australia.

Our primary aim is to foster a culture of innovation, sharing and collaboration in the blockchain ecosystem to ensure that Australian businesses and individuals can reap the numerous rewards that blockchain technology offers.

Blockchain Australia


Upcoming Event for Blockchain Australia.

Jimmy Song is a Bitcoin Core Contributor and former VP of Engineering for Armory. He caught the Bitcoin bug back in 2011 and started contributing to Bitcoin open source projects since 2013. He’s a contributor to CoinDesk and has a popular Bitcoin blog. He’s been teaching blockchain to engineers for over 3 years. Jimmy graduated from the University of Michigan with a Bachelors of Science in Mathematics.

Blockchain Australia is proud to be bringing this leading Bitcoin developer to Australia to share his knowledge and help build our local talent pool of bitcoin developers.

For more information check out the event here.