Venture Capital, Blockchain, Crypto, Fintech and AI
#Inclusion is the new #Innovation. Arun is a Venture capital investor, speaker and writer with particular interest in Fintech, Blockchain, Crypto and AI. He loves use cases with a strong emerging markets angle to them, serving the underserved and tapping the untapped.
Independent Fintech/Blockchain Advisor
Efi Pylarinou, Ph.D. in Finance, is a seasoned Wall Street professional who has grown into a global Fintech influencer. Included in the Women in Fintech powerlist by Innovate Finance; in Women in Fintech DACH social ranking; and the Global Fintech 80. Advisor on financial services digital transformation with more than 160,000 Linkedin followers and a domain focus on Digital Wealth Management & Capital Markets.
Founding Managing Partner @ConsenSys
Kavita is Founding Managing Partner at Consensys, where she heads the unique VC-hedge fund investing in next-generation blockchain technologies.
Kavita has spent the last 16 and a half years as a private equity investor at McKinsey, IFC, The World Bank, and most recently led investments for Eric Schmidt’s family office. An MIT alum, she advises and sits on boards of various international entrepreneurial groups like MIT Solve and Vatican Impact Investment Council.
Kavita is a recipient of UN social finance innovator award in 2015 for being an integral part of the founding green bond team at The World Bank.