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Edmilson Rodrigues


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.


Túlio Braga


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.


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.


Bruna Fiori


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.


Brunno Neves


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


Adriel Santos

D’App Developer

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


Luis Philipe

Solidity Developer

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


Ícaro Harry

D’App Developer

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




Amazix are a group of professional crypto ICO consultants who have technical expertise, are excellent at support and are led by an elite team of managers. They have managed some of the largest ICOs in history including Bancor, BANKEX and Hdac. Find out more: www.amazix.com



Blockhaus takes the ICO down a new path, the Token Generating Event. This structure is designed to produce property that has real value and drive a process that is compliant. The Blockhaus Token Sales Application helps ensure responsible investment practices are followed so that investors and entrepreneurs are protected. www.blockhaus.io



Bountyhive is here to eliminate all the hoops a company goes through when launching a Bounty Campaign and make it easier for Bounty Hunters to complete their tasks, providing the means for building a strong and close community for your ICO. Find out more: www.bountyhive.io


Intelligence and Technology to Security


Santa Monica, CA - USA

Main Contact:

Leonardo Goldim


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.


Blockchain, Smartcontracts


São Paulo, SP - Brazil

Main Contact:

Gabriel Aleixo


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


Tim Draper

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.

Don Tapscott

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.

David Orban

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.

Ryan Baird

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.


Jeroen van de Graaf, Ph.D

Cryptographer, Associate Professor at UFMG

Jeroen has a MSc in mathematics from the University of Amsterdam (1985) and a PhD in informatics from the University of Montreal (1998). He has been involved in cryptographic research since 1982 and worked with many preeminent people such as H.W Lenstra Jr, David Chaum, Gilles Brassard, Claude Crépeau, among others. His life-long interest has been cryptographic protocols, which include topics such as: randomness; anonymous broadcast; privacy-preserbing data-mining; authentication protocols; election protocols, etc.

Gabriel Jarrosson

Gabriel Jarrosson

Crypto investor & advisor

Gabriel Jarrosson is a french entrepreneur. Gabriel sold his first website at age 13. In 2011, as an engineer student, he starts his first business during class. After graduating in 2013 he creates his second company, Le Vin de France, a wine marketplace for french winegrowers. He will sell the company in 2016 after 3 years of growth. He receives in 2013 the award « best digital startup » by Paris Town Hall. Since then, he is a private investor and business angel.

Ratan Manehani

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.

Jordi Safont

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).

Jordi Altimira

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.

Don le

Don Le

Founding partner of ChainRock

Don Le is the founding partner of ChainRock, a global investment firm focused on digital assets and blockchain technology. After a successful run investing, Don founded ChainRock to provide strategic capital and help scale blockchain projects such as RChain, AChain, Constellation, and more. Before ChainRock, Don was a venture capitalist providing growth equity in data analytics, healthcare IT, cyber security, and open source software companies.

Sam lee

Sam Lee

Venture Capitalist | Startup Advisor

Startup advisor and seed stage investor interested in AI and gaming, now focused on cryptocurrencies. Prior to becoming an investor, Sae held the position of CFO in a data and marketing company in South Korea. He has over 10 years of experience in finance and operations and advises multiple early stage startups on operational efficiency and financial acumen. With his network, he has connected companies from South Korea to North American corporations and investors for business expansion and investments.

Issac lee

Issac Lee

General Partner at BlockWater Capital

Isaac Lee is General partner at BlockWater Capital, a leading digital asset fund(DAF) focusing on bringing blockchain enabled projects to the real world application. BlockWater not only invests in blockchain ecosystem but also provides consulting to great minds across the globe. BlockWater firmly believes that cryptocurrencies are here to disrupt current economics of the world and blockchain to change the way of life.

Eddie Barcellos

Eddie Barcellos

Entrepreneur, Investor, General Partner at Mitera Capital

With over 20 years of experience in web application development, since 2013 Eddie has been researching the blockchain space, investing in cryptoassets and contributing to projects he believes in, including the original Ethereum ICO. He currently manages Mitera, a private technology investment fund and is the CEO of CLEARiTIE, a SaaS platform for the Pharma and Biotech industry. He is interested in projects with potential to make a positive impact in the world by supporting financial inclusion, income equality and a fair chance at a better life.

Graham Doggart

Graham Doggart

ICO Advisor. Founder and Chairman of AuBIT, the world’s first gold-based growth cryptocurrency.

As co-founder of Dynamic Abundance Fintech and Blockchain Advisory, Graham specialises in the structuring, packaging and growth execution of token offerings and has worked with numerous blockchain projects. He has been working with Fintech and Blockchain businesses since 2012.

Ahmad Piraiee

Ahmad Piraiee

Serial Entrepreneur

CEO of ITKeyMedia (Nasdaq's partner), COO of UnifiedAPI, CMO of NEO Trade, Marketing & communication expert, Blockchain advisor, Fintech/Insurtech influencer, Public speaker. mentor and consultant to fortune 500 companies. Ahmad is a big believer in cryptographic solutions and blockchain technology, in which he has been involved since 2013. He has vast experience in coin architecture, decentralized solutions, and information systems.

Rodrigo Martinez

Rodrigo Martinez

Entrepreneur, Startup Advisor and Exit Coach. Founder of FYI.to

Rodrigo Martinez is a serial entrepreneur that successfully exited two startups: STI Internet, Brazil's 4th largest ISP and hpG, the world's largest web hosting service in the Portuguese language without a single dollar from investors. Armed with a high-growth strategic exit plan, hpG was sold in only 18 months and with a valuation 3X bigger than STI becoming the largest deal of its year. In Brazil, he was honored with iBest's TOP3 New Entrepreneur and TOP3 Internet Entrepreneur awards. Based in Singapore, he is passionate about fostering entrepreneurial success.

Ryan David Williams

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.


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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