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Matthew Le Merle is co-founder and Managing Partner of Fifth Era and Keiretsu Capital – the most active early stage venture investors backing almost 200 companies a year. He is also Chairman of Securitize (Europe), Linqto, and CAH and an advisor at Warburg Pincus. He grew up in England before living most of his life in […]
4 weeks ago
Richard Hallewell is a serial disruptor and innovator in the financial services sector. He is the CEO of Ethecal, Founder of CPRAS and creator of the Universal Pricing Model, which is still used to determine processing costs for over a third of UK card payments. He has a deep understanding of the payments industry and […]
1 month ago
Natalie Furness is the Co- Founder of Women in Technology Revolution (WiTechRev). She is passionate about empowering women to aspire to lead in industry 4.0. Her community are working on some exciting projects, the first being #girlslikeme. If you would like to put yourself forward to mentor a ‘girl like you’ for 2 hours per month, please […]
4 months ago
Why it’s time to democratise Blockchain education for a new generation – Interview with Christiana Imafidon
Christiana Imafidon, who has been described by The Guardian as ‘truly exceptional,’ passed GCSE Maths at the age of nine. She went on to write a book to help her friends struggling with Maths called ‘Maths Manual’, which sold out on Amazon. She personally gave a copy of the book to Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey […]
4 months ago
Blockchain is the word you hear in the pages of the Financial Times or maybe when you meet some tech guy at a party (it’s pretty much always a guy). Making the association between blockchain and looking after your elderly relatives, a job that often falls to women, or linking blockchain with improvements in mental […]
5 months ago
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