Head of Product OfferingCheckout ,Payoneer
Co-Founder and Co-CEOMoove
Chief Representative of the Oil & Gas SectorHuawei Enterprise BG
Co-Founder & CPO,PEAQ
Leonard studied business informatics at the Technical University of Berlin before his passion for technology led him to a number of product development management positions, he has worked on several significant projects, combining his passion for entrepreneurship with an excellent understanding of technology to create a fresh, innovative perspective. Now as a founding member of peaq, Leo is working on transforming the Internet of Things into the Economy of Things by giving vehicles, machines, robots, and devices a sovereign identity, access, and payment capabilities so that they can independently provide and render services via the new, decentralized internet - the Web3.
Former NFL Dallas Cowboys & Blockchain Investor
Lewis Neal is a famous former NFL Dallas Cowboys player who is also an investor, shareholder, and business owner. Some of Mr. Neal’s work consists of being the Director of Strategic Business of Ava Airways, an Advisor for Gentleman's Cannabis Company, Advisor for Hypersphere Tech, and CFO for Truck-land Express Inc. Mr. Neal is also known as of December 2016 as the 1st African-American Athlete to own and operate a financial investment firm (Foreign Exchange CTA). To go along with all his business endeavors he is most passionate about Crypto as he is the CEO of Kryptic (Multi-Chain Defi wallet). Mr. Neal has been involved in cryptocurrency since 2015 and is now working to emerge in the exchange and Defi wallet space, while solving significant problems within blockchain security.
VP Legal & Director Data ProtectionDIFC United Arab Emirates
Senior DeveloperDecentraland United Kingdom
Digital Twin Solution Architect, T&D NEOM Tech & Digital Company (Saudi Arabia)
MD - E - ResidencyRepublic of Estonia Estonia
Chief Strategy OfficerParcSmart
Lamine is a serial
entrepreneur with a keen interest in innovative technologies.
participated in many ventures, including:
working as a research analyst and patent publisher (a US based startup
specialized in propri etary outdoor
Wi-Fi solutions and later acquired by Motorola),
- Skipper Wireless
working as a global business development director (a Japanese startup with its
R&D based in Mountain View, California and selling a routing solution to
European telecom operators),
- and his latest
venture Parcsmart as a Co-founder and Chief Strategy Officer. Parcsmart
combines Lamine’s passion for technology and real estate, more specifically
solving the increasing parking capacity problem in congested cities with smart
phones and IOTs.
As a hobby, Lamine
has funded and joined many tech communities. He was a pioneer in
introducing Java User Groups to the African youth with the support of Oracle,
Google, and various Telecom Operators. He is the co-founder of the
Android African Challenge from 2013 to 2015 joined by developers 25 countries
from Egypt to South Africa.
When Lamine is not working, he enjoys sports,
especially surfing the great waves of Dakar, Senegal.
CTF: Serial entrepreneur and tech innovation advocate, particularly in
communications. Also avid venture funder and co-founder of Android African
Luther Lawoyin, CEO &
Founder of Pricepally.com, a platform that connects fresh food suppliers and
consumers who shop together and save. He is a serial tech entrepreneur and a
fellow of the Alibaba e-founders program Hanghzhou China, MIT Bootcamps in
Boston USA, Westerwelle Foundation in Germany, MIller centre for
entrepreneurship in the USA and others. He is an entrepreneur with a passion
for social impact; he believes in leveraging technology to build innovative
business models and platforms to serve the next one billion people in Africa's
fast-growing digital economy. He founded businesses including www.lucy.ng an e-commerce platform for branded merchandise, passjamb.com.ng which he exited.
CTF: Serial tech entrepreneur (including exits). Fellow of the Alibaba e-founders program (China), participated in MIT Bootcamps (USA) & Westerwelle
Business Manager,London College of Fashion
Managing Director – Financial Market OKX
CIO - Data, Analytics & AIStandard Bank South Africa
Group Chief Strategy & Growth Officer,Geidea
Laurent started Geidea’s merchant business and is now Chief Strategy & Growth Officer and oversees corporate development on both buy and sell side. He is also managing global scheme and strategic partnership relationships.With over two decades of extensive experience in merchant services and commercial payments, his technical expertise spans areas such as Strategic Business Development, E-Commerce & Digital, Corporate, Marketing & Sales Strategy, P&L and Revenue Management, Strategic Partnerships & Negotiation. Prior to Geidea, Laurent worked in a variety of executive roles in leading payment service providers and financial institutions including Ogone, Ingenico, Rakuten and Trust payments. He is a holder of Master of Science in Management and an MBA from HEC Paris.
CEO, Strategist & Social Change LeaderL Global United States of America
Strategist/Founder of L Global, an award-winning
international business consulting, executive coaching, and career branding
social enterprise in Miami, FL with strategic partners, associates, and
Fun Facts: LaVerne is Board Chair of an International
Film Festival; Strategic Partner in an Archeology/Meta startup; Expert Witness
for a "Drone" IP legal challenge...and there's also a movie.
L Global's focus
industries are Entertainment, Technology, Fashion, Professional Services,
Education, Government, Non-Profits, Hospitality & Tourism.
We help clients delight
their customers, increase revenues and maximize expansion opportunities via innovative
strategy development, partnerships, engagement, PR, marketing, and branding
help leaders experience long-term personal satisfaction over the course of
their lives through a deeper understanding and better alignment of their life
goals and work choices.
Our unique, "Whole
Person" approach, designed to create a cycle of increased personal
satisfaction through better long-term work alignment, yields higher levels of
sustained business success.
Your Life, No Borders is more than a mantra, it is our ethos. It embodies who
we are, LaVerne says.
FounderSahi Media United Arab Emirates
SVP KnowBe4 & AdvisorJoint Special Operations University United States of America
Global Director of Outreach and Partner EngagementCyber Readiness Institute (CRI)
Director Data & Digital TransformationAllsopp & Allsopp Group
Chief Metaverse Officer at Verse Estate, FounderAllStarsWomenDAO
VP - Government and Regulatory EngagementOneWeb
Founder and CEOHulugram Ethiopia
Senior Investment AssociateVenturesouq
Founder and CEOEvery Farmer Nigeria
Founder & CEOHoubara Communications (UAE)
Consultant - Director General OfficeDubai Culture & Arts Authority United Arab Emirates
News EditorLinkedIn United Arab Emirates
Angel Investor and Author of 'Changing the Game'