David Jackson

Founder

David Jackson is the Founder of Beneficial Beer Co, which started as a mechanism to pull off the One Year No Beer challenge (www.OYNB.com) but has now morphed into supporting a life of sobriety and a fully-fledged business with Bruce Peachey as Head brewer and Matt Johnson as the “Creative Genius!”

David is Group Managing Director of the S-Core Group of companies; S2M Digital Recruitment, DSi Professionals – IT Services, LSR Recruitment in Lake Macquarie, and ASR Recruitment a generalist recruitment firm based in Newcastle.

He was the inaugural CEO and Director at Blockchain Australia and is Co-Founder of Australia’s blockchain incubator and capital partners fund BLOCKLabs Australia and DION Capital.

He is a serial entrepreneur, Crypto analyst, and angel investor to early-stage businesses in Australia, Asia, and the USA, and has over 27 years of experience founding and mentoring successful start-ups across Australia, Asia, and the United States.

David’s passion for supporting innovation in Australia and beyond led him to become an active member of fintech incubator, Stone & Chalk, and tech accelerator, BlueChilli and the founder of Australia’s largest Blockchain MeetUp Crypto Sydney.

Former Chairman of ASX:RFN and management committee of angel group Sydney Angels Inc., David is a mentor at Sydney University’s accelerator program, incubate.org.au and also mentors at UNSW University’s entrepreneur programme.

David is a true business visionary who is well renowned for his energy, passion, and drive, and his ability to think outside the box. Not to mention, frank honesty!

David is in love with his family, holds a Bachelor of Business, and has over 27 years’ management experience in technology, finance, executive search, talent management, PR, sales, and revenue generation.

Talks fast, respects sobriety, honesty, loyalty, and hard work!