Owen (aka Hasheur) is one of the iconic figures of the blockchain and cryptocurrency ecosystem in France. At only 22 years old, he made an important place in this environment. Today, he is both the most following French youtubeur on these topics but also the CEO and founder of Just Mining, one of the leading companies in this market.
Sesterce began with the initiative of two French entrepreneurs from southern France, Anthony Tchakerian and Youssef El Manssouri, who decided, after a year of intense research and study on the mining industry and the dynamics of the market, to launch their own company: Sesterce. The ambitious project is very rapidly noticed and, with the support of the Family (**look it up), Sesterce started to soar in October 2018. The vision is clear, and the goal is simple, becoming industry leaders in the mining industry by selling hardware and offering investment solutions and consulting services to clients worldwide.
As Chief Financial and Investment Officer at EMURGO, the official commercial and venture arm of Cardano, Manmeet spearheads its global strategy focusing on building the accelerator, education and investment units of EMURGO.
Manmeet has navigated the startup world throughout his career, and over the past 5 years specifically focused on blockchain technology.
As a tech geek, he went from an interest in blockchain and its worldwide impact to actually running, mentoring and investing in blockchain businesses. This led him to gather deep knowledge and run his own blockchain investment firm for the last 4 years, investing over USD 100 million aggregate in over 20 startups.
He previously spent 15 years in China, establishing corporations to provide China focused strategy and private placement services, as well as co-founding in 2008 an IT education firm in partnership with IBM, local governments and universities.
Manmeet now holds a number of active positions in the blockchain space: he is Council Member of the Cardano Foundation, Founding Member of Blockchain for Europe, Co-Founder of Y2X, Advisory Board Member at Bloq as well as Managing Partner of his private fund, Blockseed Ventures. He also is Managing Director at EMURGO & SOSV’s newly launched dLab blockchain accelerator.
At only 21 years old, Eloisa Marchesoni has established herself as the youngest ICO, IEO and STO Advisor in the Crypto environment at the moment.
Additionally, Eloisa is an influential Article Author for some of the most important media outlets, both on the national and international scene, and a Blockchain Evangelist.
On the side, she is Director of the Bocconi Startup Grind Chapter, being that she is an Economics and Management student at Bocconi University, getting ready to attend a MiB at Hult Int’l.
Most importantly, Eloisa has been nominated Europe’s #1 Token Model Architect and Due Diligence Expert, as stated in Irish Tech News and in ICOIndeed, leading the development of this trending and very rare role, which is going to become central in the in the Blockchain world in the near future. In particular, a well executed and planned Tokenomics is going to determine the success of ICOs, STOs, IEOs, and all kinds of other exit strategies for Blockchain-based projects.
Eloisa is one of the leading women in the blockchain industry, listed as such by Humans of Blockchain, and actively involved with the NYC Women in Blockchain.
Ultimately, she has helped 25+ ICO, IEO and STO in reaching the soft cap by providing them with the right token model and business plan structure and with the the needed economic structure to attract the biggest investors out there.
Andrea is Founding Partner & CEO at Eterna Capital, an investment fund focused on blockchain technology. Eterna Capital was launched by Andrea and 3 ex-BlackRock employees, receiving press coverage from the likes of Forbes, Bloomberg, Coindesk, Financial News, Investment Week, The National etc. Eterna Capital has been listed by Forbes as one of the top 3 investment funds operating in the Blockchain space and Andrea has been included in the Forbes 30 Under 30 list. Andrea is also advisor at SingularityNET, a decentralised marketplace for AI algorithms
Michael has worked in international banking and finance over 19 years including years in structured finance, asset management and private debt. He has held senior roles in structuring, sales and business development. Since 2016 Michael spear-headed the launch and management of Scope Group’s investor relationship management department, covering over 300 institutional investors. Much of his career he has spent with IKB, a prominent European SME-specialized bank.
During his career, he successfully arranged funding for banks, asset managers and funds; he led the loan syndication desk; executed several SME securitization transactions and worked as a credit portfolio manager. He supported the fundraising and launch of a direct lending platform. He also advised institutional investors with regard to market place and alternative lenders. Michael holds an LLM in banking and finance from the University of London.
Nye is the co-founder of Coindust, an app that revolutionizes the way you invest in Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies. He also co-founded Titan Ventures, a startup incubator in the cryptocurrency and blockchain space. Nye is passionate about the way this technology can disrupt multiple systems, especially the way people vote and the way finance functions.
International ICT speaker. Seasoned managed services, cloud computing, cyber security, blockchain, big data, AI, IoT and ICT innovation professional focused on business value; brings experience, creativity, structure, motivation, & agility.
Over 30 years of ICT experience, covering, innovation, architecture as well as risk management, compliance, auditing, certification, business continuity, & disaster recovery. Served sectors include Telecom, Oil & Gas, Financial , Government, Defense, HealthCare, & Education.
Created the process A6 of security: Assess, Architect, Apply, Administer, Awareness & Agility.
He architects practical & business focused solutions using standards & industry best practices.
As an experienced Blockchain expert, he decided to create TOZEX the first end-to-end crypto-asset platform for token sales management, investment and trading on crypto assets.
He cofounded in 2015 Crypto4All, one of the largest European Blockchain engineering and consulting services company. Central Bank of Luxembourg, ATOS, DCNS Naval, San Marino Government are few of their clients.
He actively contribute to the development of the ecosystem as public speaker, consultant for the European Parliament for the construction of the Blockchain European regulation and contributor on EU Focus Group on Blockchain DLT
He also set out dedicated courses related to Blockchain & cryptocurrencies at the well-known Paris Dauphine University.