Nish Kotecha

Don’t be afraid of rapid experimentation – yes, you will fail sometimes, but this will ultimately set you on the right path.   Nish is the Chairman and Co-founder of blockchain group Finboot, the SaaS company behind MARCO, a unique enterprise-grade suite of blockchain applications and middleware solutions for value…

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Brian Platz

Your employees are your business. The more trust you give them, the more they will act trustworthy.   Brian Platz is the co-founder and co-CEO of Fluree, PBC, a North Carolina-based Public Benefit Corporation focused on transforming data security, ownership and access with a scalable blockchain database. Platz was an…

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Michael Ou

When you have a solid plan of a big idea, people and market will follow you.   Michael Ou is a FinTech entrepreneur who devotes his time in the development of blockchain security. Specializing in the innovative use of blockchain technology and smart cards, Michael was awarded and recognized over…

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Cameron Chell

Don’t be afraid of failure, learn from it.   Cameron Chell is a tech entrepreneur, author and speaker with over 25 years of experience in technology, energy, and finance. Cameron currently serves as CEO of Business Instincts Group where he has helped launch several successful tech startups. Recently Cameron has…

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Emma Walker

You don’t need to be an IT whizz to pursue a career in blockchain technology.   Four months after joining Wachsman in early 2016, Emma Walker was named one of FinanceFeeds’ ’30 Under 30: the Industry’s Future Leaders’ and rapidly became a globally-acknowledged expert in blockchain public relations. In 2017,…

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Manuel Martin

Don’t be afraid of leaving your comfort zone and of possible failures, the road to success often requires difficult decisions and brave actions.   Manuel’s career has focused on supporting large scientific collaborations through technology innovation at the European Organization for Nuclear Research. He has led critical data management, big…

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Nate Flanders

Sometimes it’s incredibly difficult to maintain work life balance, especially when you are just starting a project or company. Reminding yourself why you are doing this and taking a minute to appreciate those around you is something I recommend everyone does.   Co-Founder and CEO, Nate Flanders, has owned, operated,…

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Amy Wan

Understand that you are your own biggest critic. Work on your mental attitude, because is your greatest limiting factor.   Amy Wan is Founder & CEO of Sagewise, dispute resolution infrastructure for smart contracts. She has authored the Bloomberg Law practice guide to ICOs and Lexis Nexus’ Private Equity practice…

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Nydia Zhang

The world is full of competition and discrimination, and so many people think inwardly about “what’s in it for me” before considering helping others. It’s so important to support people with different projects and ideas without expecting anything in return.   Nydia Zhang is the Co-founder and Chairman of Social…

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