The Team

A tight-knit team of seasoned professionals with over 20 years of experience across multiple sectors. Always at the cusp of the latest development in fintech, blockchain, and all things digital, Blocksource Capital thrives in turning your concept into a profit-raking reality.

Amish Patel – CEO & Co-Founder

CEO of Blocksource Capital, Amish Patel has a proven track record in cementing relationships in the construction, luxury goods, creative, communications, and digital marketing sectors, working with ultra-high net worth individuals, blue chip companies, banks, and more. A keen broker with over a decade of expertise in strategic marketing, business implementation, partnership development, and web and mobile applications, Amish operates with honesty, integrity, and transparency.

Kim St Martin – COO & Co-Founder

As COO of Blocksource Capital, Kim St Martin is an expert in the tech and digital sectors. He has worked in lead roles for companies like Disney, Sony, and Universal. Kim’s knowledge of the crypto space, new tech, trading, organisational structures, and process implementation put him in the ideal position to deliver continued success for Blocksource Capital clients and partners.

Steven Lucero – Partner Broker

Steven Lucero has founded 12 companies in TMT, with over $200m in transaction value advisory services. He was awarded SBA’s Young Entrepreneur of the Year and has featured in the “500 Fastest Growing Companies” of numerous publications. Passionate about blockchain development and the opportunities it opens for transparent trade and operational efficiencies, Steven has advised three Mexican presidents, a UK prime minister, and several US mayors on economic development. He is a Mentor on the Stamford GSB Latino Entrepreneur Leadership Program.

Vini Villatoro – Partner Broker

Vini Villatoro has led large scale projects with the IMF, BBVA, BID, MENARINI, and IBM. Vini served as a consultant to the Guatemalan president in technology and systems information and re-engineered the two largest Central American financial institutions. Originally an engineer, he holds a BA in Business Administration, MSC Operations Research and various post graduate studies in operations, leadership, management, and customer service. Vini is a board member of the Blockchain & Crypto Mining Association.

Ian Tordoff – Partner Broker

Ian C Tordoff has led teams in securing over $6bn of commercial projects. An ex consultant with the Big Four, he holds advisory roles in digital health start-ups, precision engineering, oncology and SAAS organisations. Ian brings a broad network of cross-sector clients to Blocksource Capital.

Grant Aylward – Partner Broker

Grant Aylward is an internationally-seasoned transformational business leader and strategic visionary. For over 20 years, Grant has given execution, operational and structuring expertise for driving multi-million-dollar start-up, growth and turnaround organisations across a variety of industry settings, including industrial mining, cryptocurrencies and OTC, hotel and hospitality, civil construction, and real estate.


Crypto Finance AG

Crypto Finance AG is a financial technology holding company founded in June 2017. The Group provides blockchain-related services through its three subsidiaries: Crypto Fund AG (Asset Management), Crypto Broker AG (Brokerage), and Crypto Storage AG (Storage).

The aim of Crypto Finance AG is to facilitate the implementation of blockchain technology in the global economy through a range of high-quality financial services. Crypto Finance has offices in Zurich, and is based in Zug in the Crypto Valley, which is home to one of the world’s densest clusters of crypto-economic companies and innovative organisations that utilise blockchain technology.


LMAX Digital is the institutional crypto currency exchange from the LMAX Exchange Group, which operates a leading FCA regulated trading venue.

Leveraging LMAX Exchange proven, robust technology and liquidity relationships, LMAX Digital delivers a market-leading solution for physical trading and custodial services for the most liquid crypto currencies – such as BTC (Bitcoin), ETH (Ethereum), LTC (Litecoin), BCH (Bitcoin Cash) and XRP (Ripple).

Delivering trust, reliability and deep institutional liquidity, LMAX Digital ensures complete transparency, open access and a level playing field for all institutional crypto currency market participants – within a secure trading environment.