Gerald Cotten (Bitcoin Millionaire) Biography, Wiki, Age, Wife (Jennifer Robertson), Net Worth, Twitter, Instagram, Facebook, Fast Facts You Need to Know

Gerald Cotten Biography – Wiki

Gerald Cotten, the 30-year-old founder of the bankrupt cryptocurrency firm QaudrigaCX, died from complications of Crohn’s syndrome while honeymooning in India with his wife on December 9, 2018.


Mr. Cotten has ownership in Whitehead. He is also a member of the Bitcoin Foundation. Primarily, he focuses on security improvement and technology. However, the Crypto expert died on February 5, 2019. He complains about the Crohn disease while returning from India.
Lawyers for customers of an insolvent cryptocurrency exchange have asked police to exhume the body of the company’s founder, amid efforts to recover about $190m in Bitcoin which were locked in an online black hole after his death.

Gerald Cotten Age

He was 30 years old

Gerald Cotten Death and Cause of Death


The company’s CEO and founder, Gerald William Cotten [11 May 1988 – 9 December 2018], died unexpectedly in December 2018, after traveling to India. Up to C$250 million (US$190 million) owed to 115,000 customers were missing or could not be accessed because only Gerald Cotten held the password to off-line cold wallets.

The official cause of death was ‘complications from Crohn’s disease.’

His corpse was sent back to the Oberoi and then sent to be embalmed. But the embalmer refused to work on the body and it went back to the hotel before being taken to a local hospital.

Robertson then traveled back to Canada with the body.

The official narrative surrounding his death said that Cotten fell ill shortly after he and Robertson checked into the $770-a-night Oberoi Rajvilas in Jaipur on December 8.

He was ferried to a private hospital and told he had acute gastroenteritis. Cotten, who had Chron’s disease, died the next day.

Blood tests showed he had died of septic shock just over 24 hours after he first complained of stomachache.

His sudden death causes a big struggle for the company. Now, 100,000 users are demanding for the immediate returns. On Thursday, the company approaches to the Nova Scotia Supreme Court. They are all set to file the credit protection.

Gerald Cotten Married, Children

He has tied the knot along with her longtime girlfriend. CEO Cotten’s wife name is Jennifer Robertson. At present, he has no son or daughter from her spouse.

Gerald’s wife Jennifer Robertson

She told that her spouse has posted an affidavit online. He uses this way for the encrypted cryptocurrencies. However, she is unable to locate the affidavit online n=. Quadriga owes around $70 million from different.
Meanwhile, the organization is not able to payback. This is not the first security-related case in the crypto industry. On the other hand, there is a boom in the bitcoins and crypto. Recently, the Canadian government regulates things.


He has tied the knot along with her longtime girlfriend. CEO Cotten’s wife name is Jennifer Robertson. At present, he has no son or daughter from her spouse.

cryptocurrency exchange QuadrigaCX customers demand founder Gerald Cotten’s body be exhumed

Lawyers for customers who lost money investing in an insolvent Canadian cryptocurrency exchange have asked police to exhume the body of its founder.

Gerald Cotten, founder of QuadrigaCX, which was once Canada’s largest cryptocurrency exchange, died in December 2018 while on his honeymoon in India from complications related to Crohn’s disease.
Mr Cotten was the sole holder of a password to cryptocurrency accounts in excess of $200 million, and efforts to retrieve the logins have so far proved unsuccessful.
Law firm Miller Thomsen have requested the Royal Canadian Mounted Police exhume the 30-year-old’s body to address what it says are “questionable” circumstances surrounding his death and to confirm he is in fact dead.

Fast Facts You Need to Know

  • Investors in the bankrupt cryptocurrency company QuadrigaCX want the body of its founder Gerald Cotten exhumed to confirm its identity and cause of death
  • There were ‘questionable circumstances’ following his sudden death in India last year of complications from Crohn’s disease
  • At the time of his death, the 30-year-old was the only person who knew the passwords to digital wallets containing $137million in bitcoins 
  • His untimely passing lead to the bankruptcy of QuadrigaCX, which had about 115 customers. So far, an auditor has only recovered $25 million
  • Rumors on the internet have circulated since, that he may still be alive living off an embezzled fortune
  • Cotten was found to have traded on the exchange under different aliases, and had substantial funds transferred to him personally before his death