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Kristy-Leigh Minehan

Kristy-Leigh Minehan

Chief Technology Officer Core Scientific


Kristy-Leigh has been writing optimized cryptocurrency miners since 2010, with a primary focus on machine code and low-level programming. She has worked as a consultant and advisor to Fortune 500 companies on blockchain technology, including Obelisk, SiaCoin, Sapphire Technology and AMD, and has been a subject matter expert and industry leader on proof-of-work algorithms and Blockchain hardware and software.

In 2013, Kristy-Leigh Minehan founded a company that became the leading provider of hardware optimizations for GPUs and ASICs. Some of the contracted parties included Bitmain, BitFury, Halong Mining, Innosilicon, NiceHash and KnCMiner. In 2016, she joined Genesis Mining as a Cryptographic Engineer; in 2017, she became Area Manager for Genesis Technology, the world's largest GPU-based mining operation.

In 2018, she founded The Mineority Group, a Blockchain hardware and software provider; during her tenure as Chief Executive Officer, she achieved over 100M annual recurring revenue and launched the Mineority platform, an all-in-one cryptocurrency mining platform powered by smart contracts for management and auditing.

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