Founding Team

Jonas Gross

Jonas Gross

University of Bayreuth

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Alexander Bechtel

University of St. Gallen

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Lena Grale

Frankfurt School of Finance & Management

Associate Team

Destan Kirimhan-1

Dr. Destan Kirimhan

University of Texas, El Paso

Luca Würz

Luca Würz

Goethe University Frankfurt

DEA Experts

Prof. Dr. Peter Bofinger

Prof. Dr. Peter Bofinger

Professor for Monetary Policy and International Economics at the University of Würzburg

Dr. Danyal Bayaz-1

Dr. Danyal Bayaz

Member of the German Parliament (The Greens)

Dr. Wolfgang Prinz

Dr. Wolfgang Prinz

Vice Chair of Fraunhofer FIT

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Dr. Agata Ferreira

Lawyer, Assistant Professor at Warsaw University of Technology

Prof. Dr. David Mangini

Prof. Dr. David Mangini

Consultant at Giori Digital

Daniel Eidan

Daniel Eidan

Global Solution Architect at R3

Patrick Hansen

Patrick Hansen

Head of Blockchain at BITKOM

Simon Chantry

Simon Chantry

CBDO at Bitt

Cyrus de la Rubia

Dr. Cyrus de la Rubia

Chief Economist at Hamburg Commercial Bank

Dr. Taojun Xie

Dr. Taojun Xie

Senior Research Fellow at the National University of Singapore

Dirk Braun

Dirk Braun

Director Cash & Clearing Products at Standard Chartered Bank

Maximilian Forster

Maximilian Forster

CBDO at Cash on Ledger

Juan Gutierrez

Juan Gutiérrez

Digital Dollarization Expert, CBDC Observer

Dr. Silvia Attanasio

Dr. Silvia Attanasio

Head of Innovation at ABI

Roman Hartinger, Head of Innovative Projects Unit

Roman Hartinger

Head of Innovative Projects Unit

Tobias Tenner

Tobias Tenner

Head of Digitalisation at Bankenverband

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Phantom Seokgu Yun

CEO of Sovereign Wallet Network, Project Lead of MetaMUI

Manuel Machado

Manuel Mochado

Global Head of Blockchain Solutions at Worldline

Jörn Heckmann

Jörn Heckmann

Counsel / Attorney at CMS Hasche Sigle

Carole Westermeier

Dr. Carola Westermeier

Visiting Professor for International Relations and International Political Economy at Goethe-University Frankfurt

Manuel Klein 2

Manuel Klein

Ernst & Young

Schulden 1

Philipp Schulden

Capgemini

Valentin Seehausen

Valentin Seehausen

Frankfurt School Blockchain Center

David Tercero Lucas-1

David Tercero-Lucas

Autonomous University of Barcelona

Dr. Oriol Caudevilla

Dr. Oriol Caudevilla

FinTech Advisor, Management and Strategy Consultant and Researcher at ixFintech and AirHelp

Fernandez Ordonez

Miguel Fernández Ordóñez

Former Governor of the Banco de España

Sonja Davidovic

Sonja Davidovic

Economist/Digital Expert on Transformative Technologies at IMF

Peter Dittus

Dr. Peter Dittus

Chief Economist at SFB Technogies

Rosa Giovanna Barresi

Rosa Giovanna Barresi

Associate Member of BABEL at the University of Florence

Dr. Harry Behrens

Dr. Harry Behrens

Head of Daimler Mobility Blockchain Factory

Dr. Raoul-Thomas Herborg

Dr. Raoul-Thomas Herborg

Business Lead Digital Currencies at Giesecke+Devrient

Igor Mikhalev

Igor Mikhalev

Expert Principal at Boston Consulting Group

Evgeni Mitkov

Evgeni Mitkov

CTO at EMTECH

Prof. George Giaglis

Prof. George Giaglis

Executive Director of the Institute for the Future, University of Nicosia

Prof. Dr. Sergio Luis  Nañez Alonso

Prof. Dr. Sergio Luis Nañez Alonso

Vice-dean of Social and Legal Sciences Faculty at the Catholic University of Ávila

Chris Ostrowski

Chris Ostrowski

Commercial Director at OMFIF

Alexi Anania

Alexi Anania

Research Coordinator and Consultant at Cambridge Centre for Alternative Finance

Lea Bitter

Lea Bitter

Technical University of Berlin

Prof. Dr. Anna Almosova

Prof. Dr. Anna Almosova

Junior Professor at the Technical University of Berlin

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Sven Marsing

Bundesdruckerei

Alessandro Bonetti

Alessandro Bonetti

M.Sc. student at Bocconi University, Founder at Kritica Economica

Vishwas Bajaj

Vishwas Bajaj

Director (Capital Markets Practice) at Capgemini Technology

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Alessia Benevelli

Adviser Payments, Data and Innovation at WSBI-ESBG

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Prof. Dr. Christiane Weiland

Head of Degree Programme Banking and Finance at DHBW Karlsruhe

Prof. Dr. Corinne Zellweger-Gutknecht

Prof. Dr. Corinne Zellweger-Gutknecht

Professor of Private Law and Economic Law at University of Basel

Frédéric Tronnier

Frédéric Tronnier

Researcher at Goethe University Frankfurt

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Prof. Dr. Philipp Sandner

Frankfurt School Blockchain Center

Digitalization

Daniel Holk

Frankfurt School Blockchain Center

Aaron Schwiegel

Aaron Schwiegel

Zeppelin University, Friedrichshafen

Julien le Goc-1

Julien Le Goc

Vice President Enterprise Risk Management at Circle

Prof. Dr. Thomas Mayer

Prof. Dr. Thomas Mayer

Founding Director of the Flossbach von Storch Research Institute

Prof. Bernhard Herz-1

Prof. Dr. Bernhard Herz

Professor for Money and Finance at the University of Bayreuth

Dr. Andrea Civelli

Dr. Andrea Civelli

Senior Economist at Algorand

Mathieu Saint Olive-1

Mathieu Saint Olive

Product Manager at ConsenSys

Catherine Gu

Catherine Gu

Global CBDC Product Lead at VISA

Gabriel-Abed

Gabriel Abed

Founder of Bitt

Pietro Grassano

Pietro Grassano

Business Solutions Director at Algorand

Kaj Burchardi

Kaj Burchardi

Managing Director with BCG Platinion

Prof. Dr. Javier Jorge-Vasquez

Prof. Dr. Javier Jorge-Vásquez

Professor at University of Ávila and Head Research Lab DEKIS

Prof. Dr. Alfredo Muñoz

Prof. Dr. Alfredo Muñoz

Profesor of Commercial Law at Complutense University of Madrid

Ricky Lamberty

Ricky Lamberty

Cryptoeconomist at Robert Bosch GmbH, Researcher at University of Basel

John Velissarios

John Velissarios

Managing Director at Accenture

Dr. Natacha Crooks-1

Dr. Natacha Crooks

Assistant Professor at the University of California, Berkeley

Elke Kunde

Elke Kunde

Blockchain Technical Focalpoint IBM

Filippo_Zatti

Prof. Dr. Filippo Zatti

Associate Professor in Economic Law at the University of Florence

David Creer

David Creer

Global DLT & Crypto Lead at GFT

Dr. Pierre Taner Kirisci

Pierre Taner Kirisci

DLT expert business applications

Tony McLaughlin

Tony McLaughlin

Managing Director, Emerging Payments & Business Development at Citi

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Fabio De Masi

Former Member of European and German Parliament

Prof. Dr. Katarina Adam

Prof. Dr. Katarina Adam

Blockchain Expert and Researcher