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Edmilson Rodrigues

CEO

CEO & Co-founder. Graduated in Business Administration at UFPE. Project Management course at Harvard. Innovation course at Stanford and Draper University. Former Google employee and serial entrepreneur.

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Túlio Braga

CTO

CTO & Co-founder. Master student in Computer Science (UFMG). Graduated in Computer Engineering (CEFET-MG). Exchange student at The College of New Jersey. Innovation course at Stanford University.

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Plinio Braga

Chief Design Officer

Chief Design Officer & Co-founder. Graduated in Design at Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais, UFMG. Studied Design at Karelia University of Applied Sciences, Finland. Graduated as Electronics Technician at CEFET-MG.

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Bruna Fiori

COO

Economist and Post Graduation in Controllership, also serves as Counselor of the Regional Council of Economy. She was a substitute professor of Economics at the Federal University of Pernambuco (UFPE) for 2 years. 12 years of experience in retail, business management and financial consulting.

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Brunno Neves

CFO

Bachelor in Economic Sciences (PUC-SP), freelance trader, multitask entrepreneur and fintech enthusiast. Former Facebook employee. He has experience working in the financial market.

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Adriel Santos

D’App Developer

Graduated as Computing Technician at CEFET-MG. Skills Without Borders exchange student at Bournemouth and Poole College, United Kingdom.

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Luis Philipe

Solidity Developer

Graduating in Mechanical Engineering at (UFMG). Technician in Computer Networks by CEFET-MG. Passionate about web development and entrepreneurial ideas.

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Ícaro Harry

D’App Developer

Graduating in Information Systems at UFMG. Technician in Computer Networks by CEFET-MG. Passionate about entrepreneurship and software development.

Partners


it2s-group

Intelligence and Technology to Security


wwww.it2sgroup.com


Santa Monica, CA - USA


Main Contact:

Leonardo Goldim

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Leonardo Goldim

Entrepreneur, Cloud Security Specialist, CEO of IT2S Group

Entrepreneur, coach and consultant in Information Security and Compliance. He has more than ten years of experience in Information Security, and is security specialist for the cloud environment. Professional pioneer in the field of cloud security in Latin America, he collaborated in the development of the main certifications in the area and is speaker in the main security events.

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Blockchain, Smartcontracts


www.astarlabs.com/en


São Paulo, SP - Brazil


Main Contact:

Gabriel Aleixo

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Gabriel Aleixo

Blockchain Researcher & Business Developer

Studied Economics and Business at FGV. He holds degrees in Innovation, Cryptography, Psychology and Philosophy of Mind from the University of Cambridge, UK. Member of the advisory board of Equilibrium Empresas in the field of Innovation. Co-creator of the Bitcoin in Portuguese webseries. Responsible for smartcontract's use cases and co-ideation. Blockchain researcher at ITS Rio.

Early Investors


Draper associates Investar Financial Menorca Millenials Lanzame Capital Huiyin Digital Finance Group Chainrock io Singularity University Ventures Alphachain

Advisors


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Tim Draper

Silicon Valley venture capitalist. Founder of Draper Associates, DFJ, and Draper University.

Tim Draper is the founding partner of Draper Associates, DFJ and Draper University. Tim has been recognized as a leading supporter of entrepreneurship with numerous awards and honors. He was listed as #46 of the most outstanding Harvard alumni, #7 on the Forbes Midas List, #1 of the Most Networked Venture Capitalists by Always On, and #98 in Worth Magazine’s 100 Most Powerful People in Finance. Tim also received the World Entrepreneurship Forum’s "Entrepreneur for the World" in 2015.

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Don Tapscott

CEO of The Tapscott Group. Senior Advisor, World Economic Forum Chancellor, Blockchain Research Institute

Don is ranked the 2nd most influential management thinker in the world by Thinkers50, and is one of the world’s leading authorities on the impact of technology on business and society. He has authored over 15 books. Don’s most recent and ambitious book was co-authored with his son, startup CEO and bitcoin governance expert Alex Tapscott. Blockchain Revolution: How the Technology Underlying Bitcoin is Changing Business, Money and the World.

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David Orban

Founder & Managing Partner at Network Society Ventures

Early adopter of blockchain technologies and an active Bitcoin investor since 2010, he was the first to own Ether during the Ethereum launch in 2014. David is the Founder and a Trustee of Network Society ResearchHe also led the adoption of Bitcoin and blockchain in start-ups and is an advisor and investor in numerous blockchain companies and funds. Faculty/Advisor to the Singularity University, and investor in the SU Ventures. He has given over 100 keynote speeches including Alphabet, Cisco, Oracle, Ernst & Young, Accenture, and others.

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Ryan Baird

Venture Partner at Innovator Fund | Global Startup Manager at G-Startup Worldwide

Startup mentor in several programs such as Google Launchpad Accelerator, Alchemist Accelerator, GSVLabs, among others. Graduated in Business Marketing at SJSU with Honors award. Global Startup Manager and Partner at GMIC G-Startup Worldwide, an early-stage startup competition held in multiple cities such as Beijing, Bangalore, Tel Aviv, Mexico City, Tokyo, Jakarta, Sao Paulo, Seoul, Hong Kong and Silicon Valley. Venture Partner at Innovator Fund, a pre-A venture fund that focus on innovators impacting the world.

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Jordi Safont

Venture Capitalist expert in fintech now turned crypto investor (since March 2017)

MBA by Esade and New York University Stern School of Business. Started investing in fintech startups in 2012 and since 2015 investing in blockchain. At the beginning of 2017 and with a x5 return he realized crypto assets has all the ingredients to be the next big thing. He is managing a crypto fund with a portfolio containing 0x, Request, Filecoin, t0, Ocean Protocol, Aragon, Wax and Funfair. Interested almost in token economics and token distribution. Advisor of several projects (TBA).

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Jordi Altimira

Entrepreneur. Investor. Lecturer | General Partner of Lánzame Capital

General Partner at Lanzame Capital. #ProudInvestors in Kantox, Novicap, Momit, Lingokids, 21 Buttons. Serial Entrepreneur. Founder of Altirnergy, BMF Business School, UpBizor and Academia Ceus. Ex-investment Banker at Credit Suisse UK. Alumni of University Polytechnic of Catalonia (UPC), Ecole Polytechnique Paris, École Spéciale des Travaux Publics (ESTP), CASS Business School, IESE Business School.

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Ryan David Williams

Founding partner of Experience Legal, a California law firm focused on improving how entrepreneurs experience legal services.

Prior to Experience Legal, Ryan was an associate in the global law firms Orrick (Tech Companies) and Morrison & Foerster (Capital Markets). Ryan combines his securities, tech and startup expertise to counsel blockchain startups on all aspects of their lifecycle. He has worked with blockchain startups in Brazil, Singapore, Switzerland and the U.S., and has helped close over USD$100M in token sales.

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Ratan Manehani Singh

Director at UpHold.com | Startup Advisor

Ratan has over 10 years of experience being an operator and venture investor. He has been instrumental in sourcing, evaluating and assisting management teams of prominent startups in the financial services, SaaS and eCommerce segments. Additionally, he has experience assisting Fortune 1000 companies including, T-Mobile, Advance Publications, Charter Communications, Asurion, Infocus, Circuit City and Vizio from a M&A and strategy/operations advisory perspective.

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Gustavo Penteado

Marketing Manager | MBA Professor of Strategic Marketing, Marketing Planning and Retail Management at CEDEPE Business School

15 years of experience in Management and Marketing. Specialist in business administration, marketing and advertising, photography and image. Master's degree in strategic marketing at UCES (Argentina). Guest professor at CEDEPE Business School and Consultant for several companies in different market segments.

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