Chairman & Board Member
Paul has co-founded Largillière Finance, a leading French Corporate Finance Advisory Firm. Largillière Finance assists executives, shareholders and investors in their financing and M&A operations. Paul cumulates more than 50 deals in multiple sectors namely with Fintechs and investment funds (AXA, BNP Paribas, bpifrance,...).
Since 2016, he initiated the blockchain practice within Largillière Finance.
Paul is a keynote speaker, lecturer at ESCP Europe in Finance and well-known author within the media press.
He is graduated from ESCP (Master of Audit and Advisory), ISC (Finance option)
Christophe De Courson
Chief Executive Officer & Board Member
President & Founder of Agentic Group Europe, a Division of Agentic Group LLC, a global membership- based consortium of Blockchain companies, based in New-York City. Agentic Group is one of the biggest blockchain network globally.
Featured speaker concerning entrepreneurship, digital matters, blockchain and new value creation.
Former CEO of PeeeM, an OTT messaging app, fastest growing start-up in 2013 and reached 14M users.
Director & Board Member
Stanislas is the Chairman and CEO at Twenty First Capital, a French investment company specialized in innovative asset allocation with over €2bn+ of asset under management.
Between 1997 and 2010, Stanislas worked at Rothschild & Cie where he was head of alternative investments.
Graduated from Paris II Assas University (Master in Finance, Master in economics)
Director & Board Member
Chris is the deputy director at KYC3.com and an independent Board Director of several hedge funds & blockchain companies in Luxembourg.
He is specialized in compliance in finance and has become an expert in the blockchain related finance.
Graduated from Sacred Heart University (MBA), Paris XII University (Master in Economics and Corporate Management).
Dr. JEAN-BAPTISTE PAVAGEAU
Chief Investment Officer Digital Asset
Specialized in blockchain project valuation, Jean-Baptiste is an expert of blockchain industry. After four years of trading on classical financial markets, he started to be involve in the Distributed Ledger Technology ecosystem in 2013. Since 2015 he is focused on blockchain-related companies.
Graduated from ESSEC Business School (MSc in Management, Specialized in Finance). Doctor of Pharmacy – PharmD (Grenoble Alpes University).
Francois-Xavier started his career as an Equity Research Analyst at Natixis. Then, he moved to Corporate M&A within Group SCOR SE. He joined Largillière Finance in July 2017 as a M&A and Private Equity analyst where he acquired a deeper knowledge of the Fintech sector and blockchain ecosystem.
Graduated from EM Lyon Business School (MSC in Management, Specialized in Finance), Paris II Assas University (MSc in Banking and Finance).
FINANCE & INVESTMENT
Partner at Draper Dragon
Richard is Partner at DraponDragon Fund since 2011. He is also Managing Director of Olea System Inc, a leading technology provider of Multi-Sensor Data & Information Fusion Technologies
Ann J. Camarillo
Bank & Means of Payment
Global CEO at Mobicash
Ann is a seasoned executive with global experience. Ann’s career spans 35 years with experience in financial payments and technology
James Roy Poulter
Venture Capital & Business Development
CEO at The Reserve
James Roy Poulter began his career in finance at EY, in accounting, tax and law. He has been recognised in the 35 Chartered Accountants under 35 as well as Forbes 30 Under 30. He is on the FCA register and also has a technical background from several years ago as a Developer in Residence at Playfair Capital - an early stage venture capital firm in London.
James is Founder and CEO of The Reserve, an early stage venture investor and ally for management teams in the Web3 space. He Co-Founded DLT Lab London, a UK Government backed accelerator focused on distributed ledger technology and is the European Lead for On Deck - a talent pool where the best people go to start their next venture. He also sits on numerous project advisory boards.
Founder at Agentic Group
Rik is the Founder of Agentic Group, a New-York based federation of over fifty blockchain companies worldwide, and Interim CEO of Global Blockchain Technologies, a publicly traded blockchain investment firm
Internet & Media Infrastructure Technology
Associate Founder at Singularity University
Singularity University mission is to educate, inspire and empower leaders to apply exponential technologies to address humanity’s challenges
Reese is also one of the advisor of Facebook
Blockchain Startups & IoT
Co-Founder at Open Garden and co-founder at Nodle
Micha has been a pioneer in VoIP and launched several telecommunications services in the past decade. He co-founded Open Garden, a new generation of mobile network
Blockchain Research & Venture Capital
Venture Partner at SparkChain Capital & Managing Partner at FutureLab Consulting
Moses has always been passionate about information system and innovation. He has managed successful products and startups in the internet area since he started in the 90's
INSTITUTIONS & REGULATORY
Security & Custody
Managing Director Bitstamp Europe - Head of Legal, Compliance Director
Stephane is Managing Director at Bitstamp Europe. He is Head of Legal and Compliance Director at Bitstamp.
Legal & Regulatory
Partner at DS Avocats - World Bank Legal Expert
Attorney in Paris and Brussels since 1993, Thibault Verbiest joined DS Avocats in September 2017 to create the first Pole entirely dedicated to Fintech
Thibault is also advisor for the World Bank on electronic communications and blockchain regulation