EOS Creator Block.One Adds Former Credit Suisse Higher-Up Sheel Kohli to Team
Credit Suisse Higher-Up Sheel Kohli Joining Block.one
Block.one, EOS blockchain publisher and Eos token seller recently announced that it has procured Sheel Kohli for its Chief Global Marketing and Communications Officer position. Kohli comes from Credit Suisse, where he acted as Managing Director and Head of Corporate Communications for 13 years.
At Credit Suisse, he had overseen the company’s corporate communications in the Asia-Pacific region, and he covered investing banking, private banking, and asset management. Further, Kohli was heavily involved in the bank’s annual spring Asian Investment Conference. Before Credit Suisse, he led corporate communications for ING in the Asia-Pacific region for five years and worked as Europe-based business correspondent for South China Morning Post.
The Block.one position is based in Hong Kong and will enable Kohli to participate in the company’s executive committee. The role entails overseeing the company’s global communications and marketing activities.
Block.one Group President Rob Jesudason stated
“I’m delighted we could attract an executive of Sheel’s capacity and depth of experience to our team. His extensive track record of success working with some of the most prestigious financial services institutions in the world will be a great benefit to Block.one as we continue to build our brand and global market presence.”
Kohli is not the only executive hire. The company has made several appointments in recent months, including Rob Jesudason, from Commonwealth Bank of Australia, James Mendes from Citibank, and Mike Alexander from Jeffries.