Aly Madhavji | Managing Partner
Blockchain Founders Fund | China

Aly Madhavji, Managing Partner, Blockchain Founders Fund

Aly Madhavji 穆亚霖 is the Managing Partner at Blockchain Founders Fund which invests and venture builds top-tier Start-ups and consults companies and governmental organizations on emerging technologies. He Senior Investment Advisor to BitBlock Capital and Fiat Capital Fund, and a Co-Founder and the Former CEO of a digital currency exchange. He is also an avid investor in early stage companies. He has served on various blockchain advisory roles including Polymath and traditional advisory boards including the University of Toronto’s Governing Council. He currently consults organizations such as the United Nations (UN) on emerging technology solutions to help alleviate poverty, support business ecosystems, increase financial inclusion, and improve society at large to help achieve the UN Sustainable Development Goals. He is an internationally acclaimed author, publishing three books, including the award-winning book titled, “Your Guide to Succeed in University”, as part of the Succeed Series and a monthly columnist for the leading blockchain magazine. Aly was previously a Consultant focused on corporate turnarounds and worked on strategy for PayPal and INSEAD. He has lived and worked across 4 continents (North/South America, Europe, and Asia) with PwC, PayPal, Microsoft, Bloomberg, and INSEAD. He also holds the Chartered Professional Accountant, Chartered Accountant, Certified Management Accountant, and Chartered Investment Manager designations. 
 
Aly is a highly sought-after industry thought leader and has spoken about blockchain at conferences globally including Money 20/20, the World Blockchain Summit, Blockchain Economic Forum, Satoshi United, BlockShow by Coin Telegraph, Blockchain Pioneers Summit, Blockchain Technology Conference, ConnectTech Asia, The Global Innovation Forum, World Blockchain Forum and the World Blockchain Conference.
 
Aly holds a Master of Global Affairs as a Schwarzman Scholar from Tsinghua University, a Master of Business Administration from INSEAD (Singapore and France), and a Bachelor of Commerce with Distinction from the University of Toronto.
LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/alymadhavji/
Twitter: @BlockchainFF
Twitter: @aly_madhavji

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Seamless Summit Day 1 @ 12:30

Blockchain & enterprise: Real-world use cases

  • Blockchain – what it really means, how to move beyond the buzz word and why it’s so much more than just Bitcoin
  • How blockchain innovations are starting to appear in everyday life and what that means to enterprise
  • Getting started with blockchain in your business: How much should you be doing and when?
  • Learning from others: What successful blockchain initiatives are there in the payments, banking and finance space and how can we learn from them?
  • How to drive adoption – getting buy in from your staff and your customers
last published: 01/Jul/19 01:05 GMT

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