Founding Team

Jonas Gross

Jonas Gross

University of Bayreuth

Bechtel 2

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

Research Fellows

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

Shajir Askari

Shajir Askari

Management Consultant at Synpulse

Dr. Ulli Spankowski-1

Dr. Ulli Spankowski

Chief Digital Officer at Boerse Stuttgart

Chris Ostrowski

Chris Ostrowski

Commercial Director at OMFIF

Filippo_Zatti

Prof. Dr. Filippo Zatti

Associate Professor in Economic Law at the University of Florence

Dr. Marc Henniges-1

Dr. Marc Henniges

Manager at d-fine

Jens Paulsen

Jens Paulsen

Lead Deloitte Blockchain Institute

Daniel Eidan

Daniel Eidan

Global Solution Architect at R3

Dr. Raoul-Thomas Herborg

Dr. Raoul-Thomas Herborg

Business Lead Digital Currencies at Giesecke+Devrient

Patrick Hansen

Patrick Hansen

Head of Blockchain at BITKOM

Gabriel-Abed

Gabriel Abed

Founder of Bitt

Lasse Meholm

Lasse Meholm

Senior Manager at Ernst & Young Norway

Antony-Welfare

Antony Welfare

CCO at NEM Software

Khalid Qaceme

Khalid Qaceme

Digital Strategy Project Manager at BNP Paribas

Karsten Treiber

Karsten Treiber

Director Digital Finance at targens

 

 

Prof. Dr. Sabrina Leo

Prof. Dr. Sabrina Leo

Assistant Professor at Sapienza University of Rome

Raimund Brichta

Raimund Brichta

Journalist, TV Presenter, Author

Christian Labetzsch

Christian Labetzsch

Co-Founder micobo / Blocksize Capital

Kaj Burchardi

Kaj Burchardi

Managing Director with BCG Platinion

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

Tony Oehm

Tony Oehm

CEO at AZHOS

ALIREZA SIADAT

Alireza Siadat

Blockchain Lawyer at Annerton

Stephan Arnold

Stephan Arnold

Blockchain Lead at Helaba

Pallav Arora

Pallav Arora

Lawyer at ComplyBook

Nick Stergiou

Nick Stergiou

Legal Counsel at PwC

Jacques Bikoundou

Jacques Bikoundou

Blockchain Technologist and Data Scientist at Logos Capital

Prajnya Tripathy

Prajnya Tripathy

Functional Consultant in Securities Services Domain at Société Générale

Dr. Gunnar Haraldsson

Dr. Gunnar Haraldsson

Founder of Intellecon, Board member of Monerium

MichaelDuttlinger_Cashlink

Michael Duttlinger

CEO at Cashlink

Martin Kreitmair

Martin Kreitmair

CEO at Tangany

Michael Reuther

Michael Reuther

Managing Director at Cygnet

Kai-Oliver Rittner

Kai-Oliver Rittner

Executive Partner at Peerspective

Courtnay Guimarães Jr.

Prof. Courtnay Guimarães

Chief Scientist at BRQ Digital Solutions

Jamil Benabdallah

Jamil Benabdallah

Co-founder of H64 SAS

Guneet Kaur

Guneet Kaur

Research Assistant at the University of Stirling

Octavio Padilla

Octavio Padilla

Member of Thinkers360

Victor von Wachter

Victor von Wachter

University of Copenhagen

Lea Bitter

Lea Bitter

Technical University of Berlin

Dr. Rosita Romano

Dr. Rosita Romano

Lawyer at Studio Legale Rosita Romano

Mihai Ivascu

Mihai Ivascu

CEO at Modex

Denelle Dixon

Denelle Dixon

CEO of The Stellar Development Foundation

Dr. Ivan Homoliak

Dr. Ivan Homoliak

Research Scientist at Brno University of Technology

Samiran Ghosh 2

Samiran Ghosh

CXO Advisor

Prof. Dr. Horst Treiblmaier

Prof. Dr. Horst Treiblmaier

Professor at Modul University Vienna

Sandra Sohn

Sandra Sohn

Innovation Manager at ODDO BHF

Vusal Mursalzada

Vusal Mursalzada

Consultant at UNCTAD

Luukas Ilves

Luukas Ilves

Head of Strategy at Guardtime

Catherine Gu

Catherine Gu

Global CBDC Product Lead at VISA

Lambis Dionysopoulos

Lambis Dionysopoulos

Researcher, Institute for the Future, University of Nicosia

Tim Bruenjes

Tim Bruenjes

Head of Enterprise Sales Germany & Austria at Fireblocks

Katharina Gehra

Katharina Gehra

Co-Founder & CEO of Immutable Insight

Dr. Wolfram Distler

Dr. Wolfram Distler

Partner at DLA Piper

Prof. Ibai Puente-González

Prof. Ibai Puente-González

Lawyer in the Financial Regulatory practice at Uría Menéndez

Manuel Klein 2

Manuel Klein

Ernst & Young

Schulden 1

Philipp Schulden

Frankfurt School Blockchain Center

Valentin Seehausen

Valentin Seehausen

Frankfurt School Blockchain Center

Partnership Manager

David Tercero Lucas-1

David Tercero-Lucas

Autonomous University of Barcelona

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

Agata Ferreria New

Dr. Agata Ferreira

Lawyer, Assistant Professor at Warsaw University of Technology

Rosa Giovanna Barresi

Rosa Giovanna Barresi

Associate Member of BABEL at the University of Florence

Prof. Dr. Ida Claudia Panetta

Prof. Dr. Ida Claudia Panetta

Associate Professor at Sapienza University of Rome

Xenofon Kontouris

Xenofon Kontouris

Consultations and Membership Development at INATBA

Dr. Harry Behrens

Dr. Harry Behrens

Head of Daimler Mobility Blockchain Factory

Dr. Helge Königs-1

Dr. Helge Königs

Senior Manager at Daimler

Carsten Stöcker Quadrat

Dr. rer. nat. Carsten Stöcker

CEO at Spherity

Sven Wagenknecht Portrait2-2

Sven Wagenknecht

Editor-in-chief at BTC-ECHO

Enrique Titos 2015 2-1

Enrique Titos

Member of the Academic Council at FIDE

Simon Chantry

Simon Chantry

CBDO at Bitt

Thy-Diep Ta

Thy-Diep Ta

Co-Founder of Unit Ventures

Christian Forma

Christian Forma

Senior Trader Structured Products at Helaba

Oliver Pieper

Oliver Pieper

Senior Project Manager at Global Business Services BASF

Prof. Dr. Ralf Wandmacher

Prof. Dr. Ralf Wandmacher

Professor for Finance and Entrepreneurship at accadis University of Applied Sciences

Prof. George Giaglis

Prof. George Giaglis

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

Claus George

Claus George

DZ Bank

Dr. Taojun Xie

Dr. Taojun Xie

Senior Research Fellow at the National University of Singapore

Prof. Dr. Javier Jorge-Vasquez

Prof. Dr. Javier Jorge-Vásquez

Professor at University of Ávila and Head Research Lab DEKIS

Serkan Katilmis

Serkan Katilmis

CEO at Cash on Ledger

Prof. Dr. Anna Almosova

Prof. Dr. Anna Almosova

Junior Professor at the Technical University of Berlin

Miguel Solana

Miguel Solana

Founding Partner of Alter5

Joachim Erdle

Joachim Erdle

Managing Director Corporate Finance at LLBW

Tom Dapp

Tom Dapp

KfW Digital Office | Think Tank

Dr. Giulia Arangüena

Dr. Giulia Arangüena

Fintech and Blockchain Partner at GIM Legal STA S.r.l.

Dr. Michael Blaschke

Dr. Michael Blaschke

Consultant at Accenture

David Grollier

David Grollier

Director Strategic Accounts at Fireblocks

Chris Bruppacher

Chris Bruppacher

Founding Partner of bohem.tech

Ivan Jelic

Ivan Jelic

Business Development Manager at Finery Tech

Wilhelm Roth

Wilhelm Roth

Managing Director at Icoinic

Alexi Anania

Alexi Anania

Research Coordinator and Consultant at Cambridge Centre for Alternative Finance

Cuneyd Yasin Aydinbas-1

Cuneyd Yasin Aydinbas

Independent Specialist in Digital Financial Services

Dr. Giorgio Giorgi

Dr. Giorgio Giorgi

Senior Partner at Martinez-Novebaci Law Firm

Dr. Oriol Caudevilla

Dr. Oriol Caudevilla

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

Dr. Zeynep Stefan

Dr. Zeynep Stefan

Founder of Aiza Consulting

Gabriel Jaccard-1

Gabriel Jaccard

University of Geneva

Tammaro Terracciano

Tammaro Terracciano

Geneva Finance Research Institute

Dr. Erol User-1

Dr. Erol User

Blockchainarmy AS

Thomas Haas

Thomas Haas

Research and Teaching Assistant at the University of Würzburg

Talha-Ocal

Talha Ocal

Senior Financial Consultant

Anja Kristina Kamping

Anja Kristina Kamping

Senior Consultant at PPI

Stefan Schmitt

Stefan Schmitt

Head of EMEA

Thierry Arys Ruiz

Thierry Arys Ruiz

CEO of AgAu

Maarten de Borst

Maarten de Borst

Author at De Powershift

Davor Zilic

Davor Zilic

Product Manager for FinTech&Platform Clients in CCM at Deutsche Bank

Erica Salinas

Erica Salinas

Senior Technology Fellow at Value Technology Foundation

Bhavin Patel

Bhavin Patel

Senior Economist and Head of Fintech Research at OMFIF

Jochen Werne

Jochen Werne

CDO & CVO at PROSEGUR Germany

Ixart Miquel-Flores

Ixart Miquel-Flores

Economist and Banking Supervision Analyst at the ECB

Daniel Noha

Daniel Noha

Senior Business Development & Partner Relationship Manager

Dr. Silvia Attanasio

Dr. Silvia Attanasio

Head of Innovation at ABI

Sven Marsing-1

Sven Marsing

Bundesdruckerei

Cizar Bachir Brahim-1

Cizar Bachir Brahim

Chief Strategy Officer at SovereignWallet Network (SWN) Global

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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 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

Cyrus de la Rubia

Dr. Cyrus de la Rubia

Chief Economist at Hamburg Commercial Bank

Dr. Andrea Civelli

Dr. Andrea Civelli

Senior Economist at Algorand

Prof. Dr. David Mangini

Prof. Dr. David Mangini

Consultant at Giori Digital

Thomas Wißbach

Thomas Wißbach

Senior Vice President at Deutsche Börse AG

Mathieu Saint Olive

Mathieu Saint Olive

Digital Currency Advisor at ConsenSys

Christoph Iwaniez-1

Christoph Iwaniez

CFO at Bitwala

Igor Mikhalev

Igor Mikhalev

Expert Principal at Boston Consulting Group

Jake Stott

Jake Stott

Founding Board Member at dGen

Evgeni Mitkov

Evgeni Mitkov

CTO at EMTECH

Pietro Grassano

Pietro Grassano

Business Solutions Director at Algorand

Elke Kunde

Elke Kunde

Blockchain Technical Focalpoint IBM

XIAOCHEN_BW

Xiaochen Zhang

President at FinTech4Good

Norbert Gehrke Headshot

Norbert Gehrke

Founder of Tokyo FinTech

Jacek Czarnecki

Jacek Czarnecki

Global Legal Counsel at the Maker Foundation

Willi Rugen

Willi Rugen

President of the Bundesverband Deutscher Volks- und Betriebswirte

Kai-Uwe Mokros

Kai-Uwe Mokros

CEO at Zalando Payments

Dr. Tim Jackson-1

Dr. Tim Jackson

Assistant Professor at the University of Liverpool

radoslav-albrecht

Radoslav Albrecht

CEO at Bitbond

Maximilian Forster

Maximilian Forster

CBDO at Cash on Ledger

Matthias Hirtschulz

Dr. Matthias Hirtschulz

Senior Manager at d-Fine

Prof. Dr. Alfredo Muñoz

Prof. Dr. Alfredo Muñoz

Profesor of Commercial Law at Complutense University of Madrid

Juan Gutierrez

Juan Gutiérrez

Digital Dollarization Expert, CBDC Observer

Dr. Carlo Sala

Dr. Carlo Sala

Associate professor at ESADE Business School

Gavin Brown

Gavin Brown

Associate Professor in Financial Technology & Co-founder of Winterbar Associates

Thomas Hartmann-1

Thomas Hartmann

IBM Germany

Christian Mouton

Christian Mouton

Founder of AEMAA Innovation

Marcus Nasarek

Marcus Nasarek

Managing Director at eTonec

Sebastian Becker

Sebastian Becker

CCO at Riddle&Code

Marcus Karcher

Marcus Karcher

Senior Manager at targens

Ricky Lamberty

Ricky Lamberty

University of Basel

Xavier Lavayssiere

Xavier Lavayssière

Researcher and Co-Founder at ECAN

Vrikson Acosta

Vrikson Acosta

Digitalization Consultant

Julio Fernandez

Julio Fernández

Programme Manager/Blockchain Architect/Economist

Tomaz Fleischman

Tomaž Fleischman

Senior Consultant at Be Solutions

Sanjay Sharma-1

Sanjay Sharma

Senior Consultant - Banking & Financial Services

Dr. Eugenio Reggianini

Dr. Eugenio Reggianini

Business Development Manager at CarbonBlue Innovations

Alberto García-Lluis Valencia

Alberto García-Lluis Valencia

Partner at Soluciones Blockchain

Elie Simon

Elie Simon

Director of GK8

María Saenz de Buruaga

María Saenz de Buruaga

Consultant at Monitor Deloitte

Candace Kelly

Candace Kelly

General Council at The Stellar Development Foundation

Carola Paschola

Carola Paschola

Managing Directer of Opus1a

Dr. Jochen Biedermann

Dr. Jochen Biedermann

Managing Director of the World Alliance of International Financial Centers

Prof. Dr. Jens Klose

Prof. Dr. Jens Klose

Professor in Economics and Statistics at THM Business School

Kari Syrja

Kari Syrja

Co-founder of Fyggex

Mirian Breuer

Mirian Breuer

Policy Advisor at BVR (National Association of German Cooperative Banks)

Daniele Previtali

Daniele Previtali

Assistant Professor of Finance at University of Naples Parthenope

Dirk Braun

Dirk Braun

Director Cash & Clearing Products at Standard Chartered Bank

Prof. Dr. Christiane Weiland

Prof. Dr. Christiane Weiland

Head of Degree Programme Banking and Finance at DHBW Karlsruhe

Jens Siebert

Jens Siebert

CSO at Kapilendo

John Velissarios

John Velissarios

Managing Director at Accenture

Dr. Natacha Crooks-1

Dr. Natacha Crooks

Assistant Professor at the University of California, Berkeley

Christoph Gschnaidtner-1

Christoph Gschnaidtner

Researcher, TUM School of Management & TUM Blockchain Research Cluster