Shy has over 25 years of capital markets experience with primary focus in trading and building networks and technology plays in the banking and financial industries...
Shy has over 25 years of capital markets experience with primary focus in trading and building networks and technology plays in the banking and financial industries.
As founder and former Chief Executive Officer of ILS Brokers, a multinational brokerage house based in Tel-Aviv, Israel, Mr. Datika played a significant role in the adoption of electronic trading in the global OTC foreign exchange (OTC Forex) market as well as in the brokerage activity and online trading business.
After 15 years of running ILS Brokers, Shy sold the company to Leader Capital Markets (public company in Israel, $200m mkt cap) in 2001. He was also a founder/pioneer of the binary option industry (in 2007) and acted as the CEO of Anyoption, a retail marketplace for innovative financial products, with a network of over 3m global clients and strong proprietary technology. The platform held a leading position in the market thanks to its expertise in client acquisition optimization, client conversion, and retention algorithms. Anyoption was the first to apply and receive a CIF license in the EU and operated under full regulation. Anyoption was merged with Invest.com to jointly offer to the retail market a larger variety of products (FX, CFD, Structure Products).
Shy has more than 20 years of experience working together with regulators in Israel, EU and the US. He is also deeply active with different startups in the fintech area, and acts as a director and market expert, bringing in vast experience from the capital markets, front and back office banking solutions, trading and clearing, and online markets.
For 12 years he has been an External Director, the Chairman of the Investment committee, and a member of the Audit Committee of Altshuler Shaham Pension Funds, which has more than 50 billion ILS under management.
Alan has more than 20 years of experience at leading financial institutions...
Alan has more than 20 years of experience at leading financial institutions, most recently as a Senior Vice President of Capital One Commercial Banking.
At Capital One, he managed a $200MM portfolio of senior debt to middle market companies. Previously he was a Senior Vice President at GE Capital and held various positions at Merrill Lynch Capital, Heller Financial, and Access National Bank in commercial and consuming banking with a focus on risk management, portfolio management, and underwriting on debt facilities up to $250MM.
Alan entered the digital currency space in 2013, and in that year founded BitPremier, the leading and first-of-its-kind bitcoin luxury marketplace. In 2014, BitPremier broke the record for the largest bitcoin real estate transaction completed to-date, a $600k villa in Bali.
Alan has appeared on CNBC, Fox Business, and CGTN discussing digital currencies, has been featured in The Wall Street Journal, and has written articles for yBitcoin Magazine.
He has a B.S. in Business Administration with a concentration in Finance from Towson University.
Over 9 years of blockchain and global financial trading experience...
Mr. Azeroual has over 9 years of broad financial experience working for banks, hedge funds, and brokerage firms in various analytical, operational and executive positions. These positions included, among others, quantitative analyst, fund manager, algorithmic and institutional sales trader and rendering trading and investment services in financial markets of Paris, New York and London. After witnessing the limitations he of traditional financial institutions, Jonathan began to explore digital currencies and went full time on Bitcoin in 2014. Mr. Azeroual was co-founder of BSave Ltd., a UK company which has operated a Bitcoin savings platform since 2015.
He graduated with honors and holds a Postgraduate degree in Financial and Statistical Engineering from Paris-Dauphine University and holds an Advanced Master in Finance degree from ESCP Europe.
Over a decade of financial trading & Fintech product development experience...
Maia Naor has nearly a decade of experience at complex customer experience analysis. Most recently, she was Vice President of Product at Anyoption Ltd., a leading European regulated trading group where she oversaw the planning, implementation and launch of several financial services and computer-internet-based and cellular-based trading applications
Maia graduated with a degree in Mathematics and Economy from Tel-Aviv university with excellence.
Over 20 years of financial industry experience in compliance, management and operations...
Mr. Rozzi has over 20 years of experience in the financial services industry. He has expertise in management, operations, and compliance, which encompasses traditional brokerage, RIA, insurance, and banking.
During his career, Mr. Rozzi has gained experience across firms ranging from start-ups to large institutions. Most recently, Mr. Rozzi served as President of IDB Capital Corp, a wholly owned subsidiary of Israel Discount Bank of New York, which caters to both international and domestic private banking clients.
In this role he was the architect of a successful strategy to migrate $3 Billion of brokerage and investment management assets onto the SEI Global Wealth Platform. Prior to that, Mr. Rozzi was President & Chief Compliance Officer of UMTB Securities Inc, a wholly owned subsidiary of Mizrahi Tefahot Bank. He also served as Chief Operating Officer for Signature Securities Group Corp., Chief Operating Officer at HSBC Brokerage USA, and Associate Managing Director and Registered Principal of Republic Financial Services & Republic National Bank.
Mr. Rozzi received his BS in Business Administration and Finance from Fordham University. He holds the Series 7, 63, 24, 53, 4, 65, as well as the NYS Life, Accident & Health insurance licenses.
Over 25 years of development experience of large-scale enterprise projects ...
With over 25 years of development experience of large scale enterprise projects for companies such as Sony, Checkpoint, DropBox, and many others, Israel is currently managing a group of over 30 platform, blockchain, and front-end developers building a proprietary trading platform for the INX Exchange. Israel holds a B.A. of IT Management and Business Administration.
Jason is one of the world’s foremost security experts. He gained public notoriety when tracking down the financiers of the 9/11 terrorist attacks...
Jason is one of the world’s foremost IT security experts. He gained public notoriety when he helped trace the financiers of the 9/11 terrorist attacks, together with identifying and tracking terrorist cells in the UK.
Jason combines technical prowess with widespread knowledge across his various areas of expertise. He is an altruistic hacker and asymmetric warfare specialist, an e-discovery researcher and digital forensics investigator. He has sat on intelligence think tanks and has given evidence and opinion to Special Select Committees on cybercrime, cyber security, election fraud and foreign espionage. He has worked in collaboration with law enforcement agencies to trace, track and curtail digital terrorism, organised crime, hacking and digital/financial fraud. He has worked and lectured on security related matters for over 20 years and has appeared as pundit and analyst for international news outlets and documentaries.
Jason is a contributor to the international security testing standard OSSTMM and was its first European trainer. He founded his IT security testing and risk consultancy firm over 15 years ago, and has designed, tested and monitored security systems for numerous banks, corporations and both the US and UK governments, including the UK Government’s Secure Intranet and HM Revenue & Customs’ first online tax system. He co-designed and tested the security for the first Chip & PIN machines and worked on the design of law enforcement mobile phone tracking systems.
An early adopter, Jason’s comprehensive understanding of Blockchain and cryptocurrencies has led to his involvement in developing white papers for ICOs, brokering asset liquidation into and out of cryptocurrencies and consulting on crypto funds for high net worth individuals, within the context of developing regulations and an evolving digital investment and tokenisation landscape.
Founder, CEO and Chief Investment Officer of Morgan Creek Capital Management...
Mark W. Yusko is the Founder, CEO and Chief Investment Officer of Morgan Creek Capital Management. Prior to forming Morgan Creek, Mr. Yusko was President, Chief Investment Officer and Founder of UNC Management Company, the Endowment investment office for the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, from 1998 to 2004. Throughout his tenure, he directly oversaw strategic and tactical asset allocation recommendations to the Investment Fund Board, investment manager selection, manager performance evaluation, spending policy management and performance reporting. Total assets under management were $1.5 billion.
Until 1998, Mr. Yusko was a Senior Investment Director for the University of Notre Dame Investment Office where he joined as the Assistant Investment Officer in October of 1993. He worked with the Chief Investment Officer in all aspects of Endowment Management. Mark received his Bachelor of Science Degree, with Honors, in Biology and Chemistry from the University of Notre Dame and a Masters of Business Administration in Accounting and Finance from the University of Chicago.
Founder of SatoshiLabs / TREZOR and global advisor to blockchain companies…
Alena develops early stage ideas into successful products and services. She is skilled in business development and planning, identifying and creating meaningful business partnerships. Her track record includes several successful startups in finance and technology.
A polyglot who speaks seven languages, Alena graduated in Diplomacy from University College of International and Public Relations Prague where she studied international economy and monetary systems. Alena also earned a Master’s Degree in Marketing Communication and a Master's in German from Comenius University Bratislava, Slovakia.
Alena has over 15 years of experience in business leadership and development, including as Head of Business
Development for Komercni Pojistovna, a Société Générale insurance company and INSIA, one of Czech Republic’s largest financial advisory networks that she brought from 120m to 2b in annual revenues in 3.5 years. Alena also launched oPojisteni.cz, the #1 online media site for insurance professionals in Czech Republic.
In 2013, she left the traditional financial industry to join the crypto revolution and founded SatoshiLabs, one of the most highly regarded companies in the Bitcoin space. SatoshiLabs introduced several innovations that significantly changed the ecosystem: the first bitcoin map at CoinMap.org, the first bitcoin mining pool SlushPool.com, and TREZOR the original hardware wallet.
Today, Alena is advisor to numerous startups and established companies helping them to embrace cryptocurrencies and blockchain technology.
Over 5 years of global experience in the blockchain arena and dozens of successful token sales campaigns
Joeri is the founder and executive director of Hypercube, the largest single video agency specializing in the blockchain industry. He has been active in the blockchain and Bitcoin arenas since early 2013 and was involved in the marketing campaigns of dozens of successful token sales.
Mr.Lewis has served on the boards of LedgerX (the first federally regulated wholesale Bitcoin Exchange), APX, The Green Exchange...
Mr. Lewis has served as CEO of four companies, includingThe Green Exchange (a federally regulated futures and options exchange in NewYork and London, invested by the CME Group, Goldman Sachs, Morgan Stanley, JPMorgan, Credit Suisse and some of the nation’s leading energy brokers, hedgefunds and energy service companies), APX (a venture-backed wholesale powermarkets and renewable energy services provider, invested by Goldman Sachs),Ameritrade (now TD Ameritrade, the nation’s largest online, retail broker) andCampus Pipeline (an educational software company). As Executive in Residenceand Assistant Professor at Johns Hopkins University, Carey Business School, Mr.Lewis conceived and developed a graduate-level course in Environmental Finance,which was taught for seven semesters and was part of the core MBA curriculum.Mr. Lewis served in technology leadership positions with American Express, CreditSuisse First Boston, USF&G Insurance and Marriott Corporation. Mr. Lewisalso served as the head of technology for the Executive Office of the Presidentof the United States during the Ronald Reagan Administration.
Mr.Lewis has served on the boards of LedgerX (the first federally regulatedwholesale Bitcoin Exchange), APX, The Green Exchange, Evolution Markets, ITMSoftware, Neovest Holdings, Roomtag, and Campus Pipeline.
TomLewis is a proven expert in leading technology-intensive companies to achieveoutstanding performance. This experience spans several sectors including powermarkets, renewable energy, financial services, fin-tech, insurance, educationand hospitality.
Mr.Lewis is currently the Founder of Noble 4 Advisors, LLC, a company thatprovides a proprietary methodology called Managing for Outstanding Performance,along with expert guidance and a set of technologies, to help boards, CEO’s,investors and senior executives define and implement plans to vastly improveoperating performance. Clients include the world’s largest futures and optionsexchange, one of the nation’s largest electric utilities, a leading, nonprofitservice provider in renewable energy, a leading, venture-backed energy datacontent and software company, an educational software company and a university.
Mr.Lewis holds an honorary doctorate, a master’s degree in computer and informationscience, and a bachelor’s degree, magna cum laude, in business administrationfrom the University of New Haven in Connecticut, where he was honored as adistinguished alumnus. He served as chairman of the Board of Trustees of theHenry Lee Institute of Forensic Science, and served for twelve years as amember of the Board of Trustees of the University of New Haven. He has alsoserved as a member of the Advisory Board of the Johns Hopkins Carey BusinessSchool at Johns Hopkins University. He taught at Johns Hopkins University,California Polytechnic University (Pomona), California State University(Dominguez Hills), and the University of New Haven, and lectured at CornellUniversity.
Fox News Senior Political and business Analyst, former Bear Stearns...
Pete Hegseth is co-host of Fox & Friends Weekend and a frequent guest co-host for the weekday edition of Fox & Friends - the highest rated cable morning show in America.
He is also a Fox News Senior Political Analyst, providing analysis and commentary across all Fox News and Fox Business programs.
Pete is the author of the highly-acclaimed book “In the Arena” which was published by Threshold Editions of Simon & Schuster in May of 2016. He is an Army veteran of the wars in Afghanistan and Iraq, and received two Bronze Stars and a Combat Infantryman’s Badge for his service. Pete is the former CEO of Concerned Veterans for America (2012-2015), where he built the largest pro-freedom veterans advocacy organization in America and led the charge for real reform at the Department of Veterans Affairs.
Directly after college, he worked as an Equity Capital Markets analyst at Bear Stearns & Co., Inc. Pete graduated from Princeton University with an undergraduate degree in Politics and completed a Masters in Public Policy at Harvard University’s John F. Kennedy School of Government.
Crypto engineering expert in multi-signature wallets and custody solutions . . .
Jameson Lopp has worked as an infrastructure engineer for crypto asset wallets since 2015 - currently at Casa and formerly for BitGo.
He is the creator of Statoshi, a fork of Bitcoin Core that analyzes statistics of Bitcoin nodes, founder of Mensa’s Bitcoin Special Interest Group, and founder of the Triangle Bitcoin & Business meetup.
In his spare time he waxes philosophical upon the nature of Bitcoin.
Online marketing expert and Twitter crypto published under @WhalePanda...
Stefan is an expert in online marketing and worked on projects for some of the biggest travel agencies in Europe.
In late 2013 he got into Bitcoin and became very passionate about cryptocurrencies. He is better known by his pseudonymous Twitter handle “@WhalePanda” under which he has published very successful articles on Bitcoin and Ethereum.
Stefan is currently focused on cryptocurrency trading and tries to educate new people on the dangers and pitfalls of the current blockchain ecosystem.
Former executive at Ascarii, Titan GS Europe, Intalec, and m-Wise...
James has a strong background in business development for international and domestic businesses at a senior level.
For the last 18 years, he has concentrated on cutting-edge technologies, taking companies from early stage through to IPOs and trade sales. Currently, James is Director of Flo Live Group, a mobile IoT connectivity provider.
He is also an advisor to several companies in the technology space. Previously, James held various senior positions in strategic alliances and corporate development at Ascarii, Titan GS Europe, Intalec, and m-Wise. Before this he was a managing director in the advertising sector, working with high-profile tech clients and other well-known global brands.
His role in INX is to work with the team to build relationships and partnerships across Europe.
Chris Barrett has over 15 years of public relations and media experience...
Chris Barrett has over 15 years of public relations and media experience. In 2011, he founded PRServe, a success-based PR agency for innovative startups. Since then, he's helped launch the successful media trajectory of over 600 leading startups. As one of the country's premier cryptocurrency and blockchain PR experts, he has helped top blockchain startups gain early traction in the consumer markets. In 2017, Chris co-founded the cryptocurrency startup Stream Token, an economic backbone for decentralized streaming.