Meet the international team fron ETHNews from all around the globe

About ETHNews

Founded in 2016, ETHNews has quickly become a leading source of information in the cryptocurrency and blockchain industry, drawing a global audience. Our mission is to support the growth of the cryptocurrency community by providing timely and informative updates on market trends.

Join us on an exploration of the ever-evolving worlds of Bitcoin, blockchain technology, and other innovative ventures in the cryptocurrency space. Our aim is to simplify these intricate subjects, making them understandable to everyone. Below, you’ll meet each member of our passionate team in more detail.


Marcel Knobloch (aka Collin Brown), Managing Partner

Marcel Knobloch

Marcel is the founder of ETHNews and is also known as Collin Brown in the crypto community. He is a seasoned Bitcoin investor who entered the crypto scene during its early stages and has since become a veteran trader in both the cryptocurrency and forex markets. His journey began in 2012 when he made his first investment in Bitcoin, marking the beginning of his deep-rooted passion for blockchain technology and digital assets.

With a mission to demystify the intricacies of blockchain for the masses, Marcel endeavors to bring the world of cryptocurrencies closer to everyone. Marcel’s academic background includes a Master’s Degree in Business Education, which has equipped him with a solid foundation in financial markets and investment strategies.

Over the past decade, he has amassed invaluable experience working with various startups across the globe, enriching his knowledge and understanding of the ever-evolving cryptocurrency landscape. With his wealth of expertise and dedication to empowering others with crypto knowledge, Marcel continues to be a driving force in the cryptocurrency community.

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Bernhard Schaus, Partner

Bernhard Schaus

Bernhard has closely followed the growth of Bitcoin and blockchain technology since 2016. He believes that blockchain technology will have a significantly positive impact on people’s lives, and his goal is to raise awareness about cryptocurrencies in a simple and understandable way.

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John Kiguru, Chief Marketing Officer

John Kiguru

John Kiguru is an accomplished blockchain expert with a strong affinity for all things blockchain and crypto. Leveraging his editorial and marketing expertise, he brings clarity and coherence to complex topics in the decentralized technology sphere. With a meticulous approach, John refines and enhances content, ensuring that every piece resonates with the audience.

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Bhushan Akolkar, Author

Bhushan Akolkar

Bhushan is a FinTech enthusiast and has a strong flair for understanding financial markets. His interest in economics and finance draws his attention towards the emerging Blockchain Technology and Cryptocurrency markets.

He is continuously in a learning process and keeps himself motivated by sharing his acquired knowledge. In his free time, he reads thriller fiction novels and occasionally explores his culinary skills.

Annjoy Makena, Author

Annjoy Makena

Annjoy Makena is an accomplished and passionate writer specializing in the fascinating world of cryptocurrencies.

With a profound understanding of blockchain technology and its implications, she is dedicated to demystifying complex concepts and delivering valuable insights to readers.

Godfrey Benjamin, Author

Godfrey Benjamin

Godfrey Benjamin is an experienced crypto journalist whose main goal is to educate everyone about the prospects of Web 3.0.

His love for crypto was ignited during his time as a former banker when he discovered the clear advantages of decentralized money over traditional payments.

Isai, Blockchain Developer and Writer


As a content creator, Isai holds a degree in Marketing, providing a solid foundation for the exploration of technology and finance. Isai’s journey into the crypto space began during academic years, where the transformative potential of blockchain technology was initially grasped.

Intrigued, Isai delved deeper, ultimately making the inaugural cryptocurrency investment in Bitcoin.Witnessing the evolution of the crypto landscape has been both exciting and educational. Ethereum, with its smart contract capabilities, stands out as Isai’s favorite, reflecting a genuine enthusiasm for cutting-edge web3 technologies.

Ralf Klein, German Writer and Translator

Ralf Klein is a computer engineer specializing in database technology, and as such, he was immediately fascinated by the possibilities of blockchain when he first heard about it, especially since this distributed, tamper-proof technology can be the foundation for much more than just cryptocurrencies. At ETHNews, he translates the articles of his English-speaking colleagues for the German readers.

Nikita, Writer


Nikita, a young and ambitious crypto investor who has been actively involved in the cryptocurrency world for the past 6 years. With a keen interest in blockchain technology, Nikita has been investing in various cryptocurrencies and has seen significant returns on his investments.He is passionate about educating others on the potential of cryptocurrencies and frequently shares his insights on social media platforms. Nikita believes that cryptocurrencies are the future of finance and is constantly researching new projects to invest in. With his dedication and knowledge, Nikita is quickly becoming a prominent figure in the crypto community.