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Ksenija Cipek, Dame of Honour: International Tax Expert

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Ksenija Cipek has worked for 24 years for the Ministry of Finance, Tax Administration of the Republic of Croatia. She is a highly respected and recognized international tax expert who has been heavily involved in lawmaking and was responsible for many tax reforms in Croatia. As a Project Leader, she established the Compliance Risk Analysis System (CRMS) and provided an …

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Thomas R. Fox: Compliance Evangelist

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Tom is literally the guy who wrote the book on compliance with his seminal one-volume book “The Compliance Handbook” published in May 2018 which was the No. 1 new bestseller on Amazon.com through its initial run. Additionally, Tom has authored 16 books on business leadership, compliance and ethics, and corporate governance, including the international best-sellers “Lessons Learned on Compliance and …

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Lavinia Osbourne: Financial Wellbeing Consultant

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Lavinia D. Osbourne is a Blockchain and Fintech enthusiast.  She is the founder and director of Butterfly Wealth Creation – A Holistic Financial Wellbeing and Money Mindfulness Consultancy. She works with clients to create a better relationship with their money, improve their personal finance and spread their financial wings to create wealth, preserve it and prosper. She also works with …

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Linda Goetze: Blockchain Chamber of Commerce

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An educator and connector, Linda Goetze, M.Ed., has been engaged with blockchain technology since 2012. She is President and CEO of the Blockchain Chamber of Commerce (BCC) and has served on the Blockchain Association Board of Directors. A member of Mensa and former CEO of Balancing Health, Linda helped establish the Atlanta Neurotherapy Institute after three and a half years …

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Madeleine Tapia: Innovator of Digital Banking for Unbanked Hispanics

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Ms. Tapia has been an entrepreneur for most of her life. She is the founder of Alterna Card Services, Inc., and created and developed the “Alterna” marketing program for the Hispanic unbanked and money transfer markets. She also was one of the founders of Teletienda Network, Inc., now known as MercadoVisions an innovative in-store community TV network for Hispanic retailers …

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Dr. Raymond Mobrez: Global Fintech Thought Leader

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Raymond grew up in London and started a career in international trade at age 20 while attending the university. He established an international export company specializing in agriculture commodities, processed foods, etc. worldwide. Early in his career, he initiated the International Tax-Free Zone (Oregon USA- Colombia River- Pacific Ocean Access). International trade taught Raymond about International Commerce, Development, and Currency …

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Brock Dubbels: Games Expert Turned UX Innovator in Finance

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Brock Dubbels currently works at Bank of America as a VP in the XD innovation lab in San Francisco, Ca. His expertise is in design research and learning psychology. In 2017, Brock became Editor-in-Chief of the International Journal of Games and Computer-Mediated Simulations.  Published quarterly, the Journal is a peer-reviewed, international journal devoted to the theoretical and empirical understanding of …