Global Blockchain Business Council (GBBC) is thrilled to announce the appointment of our 2023 Ambassadors, broadening GBBC’s global reach to 231 ambassadors and 109 jurisdictions and disciplines

GBBC’s 2023 Ambassador cohort includes 63 new ambassadors and 19 new jurisdictions and disciplines, consisting of Financial Services, Greenland, Honduras, Indonesia, Jordan, Libya, Liechtenstein, Metaverse, Oman, Panama, Policy & Regulation, Portugal, Saudi Arabia, Sierra Leone, Tech Ethics, Thailand, and Zimbabwe.  

GBBC Ambassadors are innovators and changemakers who strive to provide powerful insights, particularly in areas of technology, governance, law, finance, civil society, and academia. 
 
Since its inception, GBBC has relied on its global Ambassador network to expand our global community, presence, and impact. GBBC Ambassadors act as trusted advisors to GBBC’s leadership and members, providing invaluable guidance and assistance on how to engage with diverse global communities to carry out GBBC’s mission to the highest standards. 

View the 2023 Ambassadors here.

About GBBC 

Global Blockchain Business Council (GBBC) is the largest industry association for the blockchain technology and digital assets community. Launched in Davos in 2017, GBBC is a Swiss-based non-profit, with more than 500 institutional members, and 230 Ambassadors across 108 jurisdictions and disciplines. The organization is dedicated to furthering adoption of blockchain technology by convening regulators, business leaders, and global changemakers to foster collaboration and advance dialogue to create more secure, equitable, and functional societies. 

2023 GBBC Ambassadors by Jurisdiction and Discipline:

  1. Afghanistan: Roya Mahboob, President, Digital Citizen Fund 
  2. Argentina: Andrew August Piscione, Advisor; Cripto Investment Team & Entrepreneur-in-Residence, Valor Capital Group 
  3. Argentina: Matias Plano, Co-Founder & CTO, Chronos Pay 
  4. Argentina: Paula Monticelli, Co-founder and CEO, CryptoMate 
  5. Armenia: Lia Kizilián, Founding Partner, Protocol Investments 
  6. Arts, Music & Entertainment: Travis Cloyd, CEO of Worldwide XR; Futurist in Residence and the Director of iSTAR (Immersive Studio for Altered Reality) at Florida International University  
  7. Arts, Music & Entertainment: Ryoma Ito, Co-Founder and CMO, MakersPlace 
  8. Arts, Music & Entertainment: Matt Sorum, Co-Founder, STHORM; Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Inductee, Grammy Award Winning Musician; Former Guns N’ Roses  
  9. Australia: Michael Casey, Chief Content Officer, CoinDesk; Senior Advisor, MIT Media Lab on the Digital Currency Initiative; Author, The Age of Cryptocurrency, The Trust Machine 
  10. Australia: Dr. Jemma Green, Cofounder and Chairman, Powerledger 
  11. Australia: Leanne Kemp, Founder and CEO, Everledger 
  12. Australia: Paula Taylor, Cofounder, 32Dsg  
  13. Austria: Thorsten Peisl, CEO, KALYP Technologies 
  14. Austria: Astrid Schober, CIO, Wien Energie GmbH  
  15. Bahamas: Michael Clare, Head of Digital Assets and Fintech Operations at Liongate Bahamas Limited; Co-Founder of Palm Tree Digital 
  16. Bahrain: Sheikh Mohamed Al Khalifa, Chief Digital Growth Officer, Bahrain Telecommunications Company (BATELCO) 
  17. Balkans: Maja Vujinvoic, Managing Director, OGroupLLC  
  18. Bangladesh: Brig. Gen. Md. Nasim Parvez, DG of System & Services Division of Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission (BTRC) 
  19. Bangladesh: Sylvana Sinha, Founder, Chair and CEO, Praava Health Bangladesh Limited 
  20. Barbados: Gabriel Abed, Ambassador of Barbados to the United Arab Emirates, Founder and Chairman of Abed Group; Board Member and Founder of DACM; Founder of Bitt 
  21. Belgium: Raymond van Ermen, Co-Founder, European Partners for the Environment (EPE) 
  22. Bermuda: Premier David Burt, The Government of Bermuda 
  23. Bermuda: Denis E Pitcher, Chief Fintech Advisor to the Premier, Government of Bermuda  
  24. Bolivia: Karen Korponai, Founder, Konscious Konsulting 
  25. Brazil: Fernando Carvalho, CEO, QR Capital 
  26. Brazil: Paula Guedes, Founder and CEO, Jobzi; Founder at IFL Dialogues 
  27. Brazil: Courtnay Guimarães, Chief Scientist, Avanade  
  28. Brazil: Veronica Allende Serra, Founding Partner; Pacific Investments, Founding Partner,Innova Capital 
  29. Bulgaria: Talimka Yordanova, CEO, Global Citizen Forum  
  30. Buy-Side: Nisa Amoils, Partner and cofounder, A100x 
  31. Buy-Side: Cyrus Hodes, Member, AI Compute & Climate Expert Group; Member of the Global Partnership on AI, OECD-OCDE 
  32. Buy-side: Anthony Scaramucci, Founder and Managing Partner; Founder and Chairman, SALT Skybridge 
  33. Buy-Side: Sue Xu Zhang, CEO and Co-Founder, Expleo & Experientia Inc 
  34. Cameroon: Viola Llewellyn, President & Co-Founder, Ovamba 
  35. Canada: Sue Ennis, Vice President Corporate Development, Hut 8 Mining 
  36. Canada: Brian Gelfand, Digital Assets and Financial Markets Infrastructure Lead, Ernst & Young LLP 
  37. Canada: Advit Nath, Controller & Director, United Nations’ International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) 
  38. Canada: Tanya Stephens, Global Director, Sr. Innovation & Tech Leader, Financial Services & Solutions, Distributed Systems, Procter & Gamble 
  39. Canada: Tanya Woods, Director, Board of Directors; CEO, Futurity Partners, AMPD Technologies 
  40. China: Dr. Michael Sung, Founding Co-Director, Zhejiang Unversity, Institute of Digital Finance Innovation; Founder and Chairman, CarbonBlue Innovations  
  41. China: Yifan He, CEO, Red Date Tech 
  42. China: Catrina Wang, Venture Growth, Protocol Labs 
  43. Colombia: Mario A. Castaño González, Technical Director, Centro de Investigación y Desarrollo en Tecnologías de la Información y las Comunicaciones (CINTEL ) 
  44. Colombia: Mariana de La Roche, Senior Regulatory Affairs Expert, IOTA /Co-Chair of the Social Impact and Sustainability Working Group, INATBA
  45. Cyprus: Antonis Polemitis, Chief Executive Officer, University of Nicosia (UNIC) 
  46. Data Security: Noah Baalessanvu, Head of Technology, CryptoSavannah 
  47. Data Security: Tarique Barkatullah, Project Director, Bangladesh Computer Council 
  48. Decentralized Finance (DeFi): Aishwary Gupta, DeFi Chief of Staff and FinTech SM, Polygon Technology 
  49. Decentralized Finance (DeFi): Robert Inoma, Marketing Manager, Livepeer 
  50. Decentralized Finance (DeFi): Junji Katto , Digital Assets Product Strategist, Itau Unibanco 
  51. Denmark: Michel Avital, Professor, Copenhagen Business School 
  52. Ecuador: Ernesto Kruger, CEO and Founder, Kruger Corporation 
  53. Education: Dr. Aisha Bushager, Executive Senior Manager, Bank of Bahrain and Kuwait; Vice Chairman of the Academic Board, Abdul Rahman Kanoo International School (ARKIS)  
  54. Education: Locknie Hsu, Professor of Law, Singapore Management University, School of Law 
  55. Education: Mohd Hwaidi, Head of LLM Program (Dubai) and Assistant Professor, University of Birmingham 
  56. Education: Dr. Sanjeev Khagram, Director General and Dean, Thunderbird School of Global Management at Arizona State University,  
  57. Education: Robert Sicina, Professor, Co-Director – Blockchain Hub, American University, Kogod School of Business 
  58. Environment & Sustainability: Gigi Brisson, Co-Founder & Partner – Attractor Ventures; Founder & CEO – Ocean Elders  
  59. Environment & Sustainability: Neil Cohn, Co-Founder and CEO, Code Green 
  60. Environment & Sustainability: Dave Ford, CEO & Founder, Ocean Plastics Leadership Network 
  61. Environment & Sustainability: Steven Haft, Co-Founder, Ethereum Climate Platform  
  62. Environment & Sustainability: Charlie Moore, Head of Carbon and Sustainability, Chainlink Labs 
  63. Environment & Sustainability: Cameron Prell, Managing Director, Pollination Group 
  64. Estonia: Toomas Henrik Ilves, Co-chair of The Global Futures Council on Blockchain Technology; Former President of Estonia  
  65. Estonia: Kalle Palling, Co-Founder and CEO, Cachet; Former MP and Chair of European Union Affairs Committee, The Parliament of Estonia 
  66. Financial Services: Vipin Bharathan, Principal Consultant, DLT NYC 
  67. Financial Services: Raymond Kahn, Managing Principal, Archon Advisors 
  68. Financial Services: Lynne Marlor, Chair, Boston Blockchain Association 
  69. Financial Services: Morgan McKenney, CEO, Provenance Blockchain Foundation 
  70. Financial Services: Andrew Woolmer, Founder, NewChange FX 
  71. France: Mariana Dahan, Founder, World Identity Network (WIN) 
  72. France: Vanessa Grellet, Managing Partner, Aglae Ventures 
  73. Georgia: George Kikvadze, Executive Vice Chairman, The Bitfury Group 
  74. Germany: Sagar Barvaliya, Principal Investment Manager at Blockrocket; Partner at Blockchain Founders Capital 
  75. Germany: Bernhard Kowatsch, Head of Innovation Accelerator, United Nations World Food Programme (UN WFP)  
  76. Germany: Dr. Gökce E. Phillips, CEO & Co-founder, CryptoIndexSeries 
  77. Germany: Romain Vidal, Senior Account Executive, IPRally Technologies Oy 
  78. Ghana: Seth Akumani, Head of Exploration, United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) – Ghana 
  79. Gibraltar: The Honorable Albert Isola, Gibraltar Minister for Digital and Financial Services, Gibraltar Finance, HM Government of Gibraltar 
  80. Greece: George Panou, Head of Innovation, Eurobank 
  81. Greece: Marianna Polykrati, Board member – Secretary, Hellenic Association of Corporate Treasurers  
  82. Greenland: Lykke Geisler Yakaboylu, Founder and Owner, Sila Greenland DMC 
  83. Haiti: Jean Philippe Innocent, Chief Commercial Officer, Who’s Holding Co 
  84. Haiti: Genevieve Leveille, Founder, Agriledger 
  85. Healthcare: Darryl Burton, Policy and Product Lead, Affordable Care Act at Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services,U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) 
  86. Healthcare: Dr. Cindy Hou, Infections Disesase Specialist, Jefferson Health New Jersey 
  87. Healthcare: John Greaves, Business Advisor, SSI; Fmr VP Global Standards, ConsenSys  
  88. Healthcare: Subroto Mukherjee, Head of Innovation and Emerging Technology Americas, GSK Consumer Healthcare 
  89. Healthcare: Dr. Jemilah Mahmood, Professor and Director, Sunway Centre for Planetary Health, Sunway University; Fmr. Special Advisor to the Prime Minister of Malaysia on Public Health  
  90. Healthcare: Dr. Jamie Wells, Advisory Leadership Board Member and Adjunct Professor, Drexel University School of Biomedical Engineering, Science and Health Systems; Founder & Chair, Yale Alumni Health Network (YAHN) 
  91. Honduras: Jose Luis Moncada Rodriguez, Director, Innovation Hub at Prospera; Director, Roatan Financial Services Authority  
  92. Hong Kong: Etelka Bogardi, Financial Services Regulatory Partner, Norton Rose Fulbright 
  93. Hong Kong: Nydia Zhang, Co-founder, Social Alpha Foundation; Investment Director, Ferretto Capital; APAC Lead, FTW Ventures  
  94. India: Sumiran Agarwal, CEO, Brij Lok Kala Manch Samiti; Treasurer, Brij Lok Kala Foundation; Director, Node Operations, Indicio Tech  
  95. India: Keerthi Lal Kala, Sr. Advisor, The Global Education & Leadership Foundation (tGELF); Senior Advisor, SUN Group Global  
  96. India: Santosh Misra, Partner, PwC India; Fmr. Commissioner of e-Governance, Government of Tamil Nadu  
  97. India: Jayesh Ranjan, Principal Secretary of the Industries & Commerce (I&C) and Information Technology (IT) Departments, Government of Telangana 
  98. Indonesia: Sim Khela, Founder, Excellence Consulting Intnternational 
  99. Ireland: Beatrice O’Carroll, Managing Director, MPCH Labs 
  100. Ireland: Dr Piyush Verma, Senior Governance Expert, United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) 
  101. Israel: Netta Korin, Co-Founder, Orbs; Founder, Hexa Foundation 
  102. Italy: Nicolas Bertrand, CEO, Komainu 
  103. Italy: Gladys Morales, Senior Innovation Adviser (CDI, Office of the President and the Vice President), United Nations’ International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) 
  104. Ivory Coast: Fancho Hermann Traore, Directeur Departement, Études, Stratégie et Développement, Bourse Régionale des Valeurs Mobilières (BRVM) – UEMOA 
  105. Jamaica: Alexandra Chong, CEO and Founder, Jacana, Nightingale 
  106. Japan: Ted Katagi, CEO, Kenja K.K. 
  107. Japan: Makoto Takemiya, CEO, Soramitsu 
  108. Jordan: Ghassan Abu Shihab, Executive Manager, Central Bank of Jordan  
  109. Jordan:Ammar Alshami, Founder, Efresco 
  110. Jordan: Iman BaniAtteyah, Studies & Policies Specialist, Central Bank of Jordan 
  111. Kazakhstan: Dr. Kairat Kelimbetov, Former Governor, Astana International Financial Centre  
  112. Kenya: Josephine Kamantha Ndambuki, Manager, Economic Development, Partnerships & Resource Mobilization, Konza Technopolis Development Authority  
  113. Kenya: Kefa Michael Ngoiri, Senior Officer, Kenyan Capital Markets Authority 
  114. Latvia: Val Vavilov, CEO and Founder, The Bitfury Group Bitfury Group 
  115. Lebanon: Suleiman Barada, Senior Advisor & Head of Ecosystem Digital Transformation Unit Union of Arab Banks (UAB) 
  116. Libya: Marwan Gzllal, Deputy Head of International Financial Markets, Central Bank of Libya 
  117. Liechtenstein: Ingmar Zechlin, COO, aeternity Establishment 
  118. Luxembourg: Ambre Soubiran, CEO, Kaiko 
  119. Mauritius: Tony Lee Luen Len, Senior Partner, Ecosis 
  120. Media: Jacqueline Cooper, Attorney, Entrepreneur & Talk Show Producer, CryptoMom2 
  121. Media: Jane King, Chief Executive Officer and Co-Founder, LilaMax Media 
  122. Media: Angie Lau, Editor-in-Chief and Founder, Forkast.News  
  123. Metaverse: Dirk Lueth, Founder & co-CEO, Upland 
  124. Metaverse: Emma Todd, Founder & CEO, MMH Group 
  125. Metaverse:  Bettina von Schlippe, Publisher, Vogue Singapore 
  126. Mexico: Daniel Uribe, CEO, GenoBank.io 
  127. Mongolia: Saruul Ganbaatar, CEO, Bogd Bank of Mongolia 
  128. Mongolia: Hannes Takacs, Head of EBRD Mongolia, European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) 
  129. Morocco: Ridouane Azagrouze, Chief Information Officer, Maroclear 
  130. Morocco: Youssef Benzekri, Account Manager, Salconst 
  131. New Zealand: Chris O’Neill, Sales Manager, Creative HQ 
  132. Niger: Minister Ibrahima Guimba Saidou, Special Advisor to the President of the Republic of Niger and CEO of National Agency of Information Society (ANSI), Government of the Republic of Niger 
  133. Nigeria: Imeobong Ekong, Legal Advisor, Securities and Exchange Commission, Nigeria 
  134. Nigeria: Patience Iwelomen, Deputy Manager, Legal, Investment Management, Securities and Exchange Commission, Nigeria 
  135. Nigeria: Pat Nwobodo, CEO, Rowet Group Nigeria 
  136. Nigeria: Aisha Oyebode, CEO, Murtala Muhammed Foundation (MMF) 
  137. North Macedonia: Sasha Grujevski, State Counselor at Cabinet of the Prime Minister, Government of the Republic of Macedonia 
  138. Norway: Liv Freihow, Consultant- Business Development & Fintech, Startuplab
  139. Oman: Dr Fatin Said Juma Al Zadjali, Head of Learning & Development, Bank Dhofar 
  140. Pakistan:  Nabeel Ahmed, Relationship Manager SME, Commercial, National Bank of Pakistan 
  141. Pakistan: Kazim Ali, Principal Lecturer and Master Trainer, United Nations – University of Central Punjab 
  142. Pakistan: Dr. Shakil Muhammad, Chairman, RNS Solutions 
  143. Palau: Jennifer Koskelin, Cofounder, Palau Pledge 
  144. Panama: Marcos Allende Lopez, CTO, LACChain Global Alliance, IADB 
  145. Papua New Guinea: David Davies, Founder & CEO, AgUnity 
  146. Peru: Hernando de Soto, President, Institute for Liberty & Democracy; Author, The Mystery of Capital, The Other Path 
  147. Peru: Rosakebia Liliana Estela Mendoza, CEO, The Nona 911; Fellow of the European Parliament, Human Rights Actions Unit  
  148. Peru: Rossana Polastri, Director, IFAD Latin America and the Caribbean Division, United Nations’ International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) 
  149. Philippines: Maria Gaitanidou, Chief Launch Officer, Union Bank of the Philippines 
  150. Poland: David Lighton, Founder and CEO, SendFriend 
  151. Poland: Rafal Petsch, EU/PL Operations, SendFriend 
  152. Policy & Regulation: Jeff Bandman, former CFTC 
  153. Policy & Regulation: Chris Ford, Head of Government Relations, R3 
  154. Policy & Regulation: Susan Friedman, Head of Public Policy, Ripple 
  155. Policy & Regulation: Kathy Kraninger, Solidus Labs 
  156. Policy & Regulation: Caroline Malcolm, Head, International Public Policy & Research, Chainalysis 
  157. Policy & Regulation: Matthew Homer, former NYDFS; Executive-in-Residence, NYCA Partners 
  158. Portugal: Hugo Volz Oliveira, Co-Founder and Secretary, Instituto New Economy 
  159. Puerto Rico: Dante Disparte, Chief Strategy Officer, Head Of Global Policy, Circle 
  160. Romania: Evelyne Vilcu, Head of Business Development, Stakeborg
  161. Rwanda : Norbert Haguma, CEO, AfrOrient Group  
  162. Saudi Arabia: Abdullah Almutlaq, VC Investments, Sovereign Wealth Fund 
  163. Science & Technology: Juan Benet, Founder, Protocol Labs 
  164. Science & Technology: Joseph Lubin, Co-founder of Ethereum; CEO of ConsenSys 
  165. Security & Resilience: Pramod Gopalakrishna, Global Product Manager, EY 
  166. Security & Resilience: Edward K Thompson, Blockchain Advisor, Infragard 
  167. Security & Resilience: Mark Young, Chief Risk Officer, ConsenSys Software Inc. 
  168. Serbia: Dr. Nebojša Stanković, Founder, and Principal, Stankovic and Partners  
  169. Sierra Leone: Edmund Tamuke, Senior Research Economist and Analyst, Bank of Sierra Leone 
  170. Singapore: Arnaud Brolly, Head of Blockchain Solutions at SITA.aero 
  171. Singapore: Greg Li, Head of Asia Pacific for The Bitfury Group  
  172. Singapore: Eric SayWei Neo, Executive Chairman & Board Director, Neo & Partners Global Private Limited 
  173. Singapore: Cristina Ventura, Chief Catalyst Officer, White Star Capital  
  174. South Africa: Tanya Knowles, Business Manager, Adhara; Chairperson, South African Financial Blockchain Consortium;  
  175. South Africa: Vinny Lingham, Cofounder and CEO, Civic Technologies 
  176. South Africa: Nasia Seria, General Manager, Fintech Risk & Compliance, MTN  
  177. South Korea: Dr. Kibae Kim, Principal Researcher, Fourth Industrial Revolution Intelligence Center and the Korea Policy Center for the Fourth Industrial Revolution of Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST) 
  178. South Korea: Junhaeng Lee, Cofounder and CEO, Streami  
  179. Southeast Asia: Dom Braun, CEO, Lykke 
  180. Southeast Asia: Ivan Ferrari, Head of Business Development, Elevandi 
  181. Southeast Asia: Alex Hong, Business Development (ASEAN), World Climate Foundation 
  182. Southeast Asia: Marc Lepage, Asian Development Bank 
  183. Spain: Irene Arias, CEO of IDB Lab, Inter-American Development Bank Group (IADB – IDBLabs) 
  184. Spain: Victoria Gago, Co-CEO & Co-Founder of European Blockchain Convention and European Tech School;  Director of OBS’ Business School; Three Points’ Master in Blockchain and Founder & President of Accelerate Network  
  185. Spain: Csilla Zsigri, VP Strategy, Blockchain Technology Partners (BTP) 
  186. Sub-Saharan Africa: Alex Cahana, MD, Venture Partner, Impact Rooms 
  187. Sub-Saharan Africa: Michelle Chivunga N, CEO, Global Policy House (GPH)  
  188. Sub-Saharan Africa: Philip Thigo, Senior Director for Africa, Thunderbird School for Global Management, Arizona State University 
  189. Sweden : Johan Toll, Vice President & Head of Digital Assets and New Market Product Lines, Nasdaq 
  190. Switzerland: Catrina Luchsinger Gahwiler, Partner, MLL (Meyerlustenberger Lachenal Froriep) Ltd 
  191. Switzerland: Daniel Gasteiger, Founder and CEO, Procivis AG  
  192. Switzerland: Thomas Puschmann, Director, Universität Zürich (University of Zurich) 
  193. Switzerland: Amitabh Singh, Field CTO EMEA, Palo Alto Networks 
  194. Taiwan: Jason Hsu, Senior Fellow, Harvard Kennedy School  
  195. Tanzania: Joyce Mung’ong’o Muzuma, Managing Director, Faith Medical Tanzania Clinics 
  196. Taxation: Jeff Saviano, EY Global Tax Innovation Leader, EY 
  197. Taxation: David K Spencer, Managing Partner, DKS Tax & Consulting 
  198. Tech Ethics: Nichol Bradford, Co-Founder and Partner, Nirmeia Collective; Co-Founder, TransformativeTech.org 
  199. Tech Ethics: Diana Saville, Co-founder, COO, BrainMind  
  200. Thailand: Amarit Charoenphan, Partner, Unfold Ventures 
  201. Thailand: Navaporn Nalita, Founder and Project Leader, Chiangmai Crypto City 
  202. The Netherlands: Dennis Post, Tax Partner, Tax Technology & Transformation, EY 
  203. The Netherlands: Rachel Pipan, Managing Director, Maneuvre 
  204. The Netherlands: Ton van’t Noordende Founder, PHX; Investor-in- Residence, Techleap 
  205. Tunisia: Sami Benjamaa, Managing Executive Officer and CIDO, JERA 
  206. Turkey: Mustafa Baltaci: Co-Founder of KOOPHub; Co-Founder of Istanbul Fintech Week 
  207. Turkey: Muhammed Yesilhark, Founder, Chief Investment Officer, Q2Q Capital 
  208. Turkey: Demet Zubeyiroglu, Chairperson of FINTR (Financial Innovation and Technologies Association); Managing Director and Co-Founder of KOOPHub 
  209. Uganda: Cornelius Kalenzi, Post-Doctoral Researcher, Korea Policy Center for the Fourth Industry Revolution at Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST) 
  210. Ukraine: Nataliya Dyka, Lawyer (France and Ukraine) 
  211. Ukraine: Mark Ginzburg, President, Ukrainian Federation of Robotics 
  212. Ukraine: Jan Keil, Head of Innovation, Infopulse Ukraine LLC 
  213. Ukraine: Roman Kravchenko, CEO, 482.solutions 
  214. United Arab Emirates (UAE): Makki Ibrahim, Manager, EY 
  215. United Arab Emirates (UAE): Ola Johannes Lind, CEO, FTFT Capital Investments 
  216. United Arab Emirates (UAE): Sheikh Zayed Al Nahyan 
  217. United Kingdom: Glenn Hall, Head of Government Relations & Public Policy, Norton Rose Fulbright 
  218. United Kingdom: Doug Johnson-Poensgen, CEO, Circulor 
  219. United Kingdom: Duncan Johnston-Watt, CEO & Co-Founder, Blockchain Technology Partners (BTP) 
  220. United Kingdom: Hannah Meakin, Partner, Norton Rose Fulbright 
  221. United States: Rod Beckstrom, Former President and CEO of ICANN,The Rod Beckstrom Group 
  222. United States: Jim Newsome, Founding Partner, Delta Strategy Group; Former President and CEO, NYMEX; Former Chairman, CFTC  
  223. United States: Bill Tai, Board Chair, ACTAI Global; Venture Capitalist 
  224. United States: Jason Weinstein, Partner, Steptoe & Johnson LLP; Former Department of Justice (DOJ) 
  225. Uruguay: Alex Nascimento, Managing Director, 7Visions 
  226. Uzbekistan: Rustam Rahmatov, Founder & CEO, IMAN 
  227. Vanuatu: Glen Craig, Managing Partner, Pacific Advisory 
  228. Vietnam: Valerie Van Tran, Harvard Kennedy School 
  229. Vietnam: Ashish Verma, Director – Finance, IT and Operations, 2X Global Ltd
  230. Zimbabwe: Christopher Light, CEO, E-Livestock Global