About Us 2018-02-05T01:57:01+00:00


What is Goldcoin?

Goldcoin is a great name meaning “value” to billions of people Worldwide. Our multi-pool resistant client is innovative and secure with an integrated 51% attack defense system. Goldcoin is a genuinely unique coin, not just another clone.

It’s “Hard Money”

GoldCoin is Hard Money. A super secure value store and cash payment system for the New Digital World -built on Satoshi Nakamoto’s original protocol. It’s the money of a new generation.


Join with Us

The Goldcoin Forum is a great place to learn more about Goldcoin and participate in our growing community.


Meet Our Team

Greg Matthews
Greg MatthewsSystems Administrator
Greg is an internet pioneer and early domainer. After selling his ISP company in 2007, he began work as a researcher and advocate for digital currencies. In 2013, he created the popular cryptocurrency community Goldcoin Talk.
Dr. Gerald Higginbotham
Dr. Gerald HigginbothamVP Social and Economic Relations
Dr. Gerald Higginbotham, also known as Dr. G, brings the Information Age, social activism, and economic element to the Goldcoin team. He’s currently employed as a commercial pilot for a major US airline.
Eric Britten
Eric BrittenGold Engineer / Senior Developer
Eric is our Senior Developer and Goldcoin Engineer. He heads development of the popular Goldcoin Android app. He created the first Goldcoin paper wallet and maintains the team’s internal network monitoring system.
Amir Eslampanah
Amir EslampanahChief Scientist
Amir is the Chief Scientist at Goldcoin. In June of 2013, he began his work on the Goldcoin code. He’s made several major improvements to the client including the design of Goldcoin’s 51% attack defense system and innovative GoldenRiver™ difficulty algorithm.
Johannes Mutz
Johannes MutzMerchant Support
Cryptosolar (as he’s known worldwide) is a solar energy expert. He studied 2 years Energy Economics and Economy Informatics. In addition to his German duties, Johannes leads our Solar Cloud Mining Project in India and maintains the official Goldcoin mining pool. He’s been involved in cryptocurrency since 2013.
Srinivas Peesapaty
Srinivas PeesapatyGoldcoin India
Mr. Peesapaty is a Business Consultant offering services in the field of Business Consulting, Legal Consulting, Print Media Services & Technolgy business since 2000 through his businesses Webkuteer Web Services and also Partner of PSR Enterprises. He is passionate about Non Profit consulting.
Gilead Okolonkwo
Gilead OkolonkwoGoldcoin Africa
Gilead is the founding president and board chairman of Gold Club International. Mr. Okolonkwo is also the CEO of BeepMagnet International, an e-commerce firm and owner of the BeepPay Technology.
Allen J. Francois
Allen J. FrancoisAssistant Director
Mr. Francois served as Executive VP and co-founder of a regional telecommunications company. Also served as President and co-founder of a major medical supply distributor. His company operated as a strategic distribution partner for major purchasing groups for twenty years.

Contributing Developers

Brett Walling
Brett WallingDeveloper
Brett is a *Nix System Administrator and Developer. He started his career doing development for a business process management consulting company that was eventually acquired by Oracle.He currency helps to maintain and develop tools for a major telecom company.
Maverick Peppers
Maverick PeppersDeveloper
Maverick has been programming in C++ since since age 14. He now manages the entire life-cycle of multiple projects for ProtoComplete starting from design to delivery. I lead and guide other developers as well as write code myself to see that my projects are completed accurately and on time.
Lee Irvine
Lee IrvineDeveloper
Lee is a Computer Science graduate from Seattle, Washington who beging programming as child. He’s an established iOS developer and C++ blockchain developer. Lee recently developed a bitcoin fee tracking and transaction priority system.
Jeroen Kouwenhoven
Jeroen KouwenhovenDeveloper
Jeroen is a 17-year-old student from the Netherlands currently studying ICT Network Management. In his free time he enjoys programming in Python, C++, Penetration Testing, Command Line and Linux OS.