He is the Founder & CEO of Blackbox, a Silicon Valley-based nonprofit working to elevate entrepreneurs across the globe.Read more
Thomas graduated with a triple degree in Economics, Marketing and Entrepreneurship from private business school ESC Le Havre/HEC at the end of 1999. He joined Ifyoutravel, a travel start-up funded by LVMH in 2000 as Commercial Manager.Read more
Rana is an experience designer, which he defines as the business of designing moments. He has executed turnkey projects for Siemens for a period of five years. Since 2000 he has worked for SAP as a software developer at different levels of seniority in automotive, aerospace & defence, manufacturing and supply chain management domains.Read more
As a leading entrepreneur, Ian is on a personal mission to develop a culture of entrepreneurship, helping startups achieve their full potential as well as helping to expand existing companies. Leading expert in Startup, Investment, Fintech and Blockchain industries, Ian currently consults and advises for a range of multi-million dollar companies.Read more
Carolina is a communications expert with 20 years of experience developing high-level advocacy campaigns for global organizations including the United Nations. Until December 2016, she headed the International Geneva Perception Change Project, a flagship communications project launched by Michael Moller, former Director General of the UN in Geneva. Carolina previously worked with former UN Secretary General Kofi Annan as Head of Communications and Partnerships at the Africa Progress Panel. and also worked for the United Nations Development Programme, the Economic Commission for Latin America the Caribbean and for the Economic Commission for Africa. Carolina designs online communication products and campaigns, specifically targeted at global leaders and policy-makers. She has extensive experience in designing infographics that visualize data in compelling ways to facilitate decision-making and to help organizations that need to communicate complex issues in simple ways. She founded a communications company in Singapore that specializes in creative consulting, communications and design. Most of her work caters to international organizations and government, but also increasingly expanding towards helping businesses envision sustainable partnerships with positive social and environmental impact.Read more
Ron is the Chief Business Development Officer and member of the Executive Team. His responsibilities include establishing and growing the company’s strategic relationships with Brands, Partners, the influencer community, alliances with technology innovators and strategic investors. “I truly appreciate clever practical innovation and all those that participate in bringing their dreams, solutions for unmet needs and advancements for the better good to market like Kuende. This journey can consume us, so to truly thrive, one’s body and soul need to be nourished both physically and intellectually, exercising all our muscles, especially the brain. I find relief on a mountain bike or blazing a trail into the bush, backcountry skiing following the tracks of our neighbors, the wild animals that live all around us. The ability to interact, share, debate and most importantly to listen to the person in front of you even if a tribal opposite, respecting the others opinion even if you disagree, sharing a great glass of wine or a pint maybe leaving only agreeing to disagree. If you listen, I am confident that you will learn something. The more you learn, the more you will evolve.” }Read more
Andrei is the best known white-hat hacker in Romania. He founded DefCamp – the biggest IT security conference in Central and Eastern Europe, with more than 1400 participants and 60 speakers from over 40 countries. Andrei is also the President of Cyber Security Research Center in Romania, Bucharest. He is certified as OSCE, OSCP and CISA.Read more
Dragos is perhaps one of the top digital media and ad-tech pioneer in Central and Eastern Europe. He is the founder of ICEEfest (Interactive Central and Eastern Europe Festival) – an event that attracts thousands of marketers, media personalities and global players to Bucharest each year.Read more
Major crypto-fund and early supporters, believers and backers in Ethereum, OmiseGo, Polkadot, Digix, Cosmos and also Kuende.
A powerful, secured and audited cryptocurrency exchange that makes it easy to buy, sell and invest digital currencies.
One of the largest social influencer agency in the world that helps businesses global viral campaigns for their brands.
Google-backed Startup Incubator, based in Silicon Valley, working to elevate and connect entrepreneurs across the globe.
One of the largest and the most significant digital and tech related events in the Central and South East Europe since 2012.