Blockchain Meetup Series #4
February 22, 2018, Workinton Levent 199, Istanbul
How are ICOs and token sales approached by Silicon Valley
Cryptocurrencies and security
Regulations in protecting crypto investors
Approach of Islamic banking towards ICOs and cryptocurrencies
Bundle Network and Bundle ICO: Bundle won both Investors and Audience Awards at D10e Silicon Valley Event.
Meet the bundle.network team!
Bundle Network, Co-Founder & CEO
Umut has more than 15 years of top-level finance, IT, marketing and HR management experience at multinational giants in the retail, pharma, production and advertising sectors. He graduated from Bogazici University and Harvard Business School, spent three years at PwC as an experienced team member, two years as CFO of Tchibo (Turkey and Russia), 20 months as CFO of Hopi (a consumer award points cell phone application for Turkey) and two years as chairman of the board at his own outdoor advertising company, Core out of Home. He is also an investor in Spiff and his main focus has become startup projects for web and blockchain/cryptocurrency applications.
Mohammad Shaheed Khan
Bundle Network, Gulf Expansion Leader
Mohammad has a cumulative 17 years of notable track record in the banking and finance sector. Currently, he is the Vice President of Islamic Banking at a foreign bank in Bahrain. He is also the Vice Chairman of Bahrain Association of Banks and advisor to the World Congress of Muslim Philanthropists. He attended the Massachusetts Institute of Technology’s Fintech training and is a graduate of the Harvard Business School. He is the President (Bahrain) and Board member of the Harvard Business School Club of GCC and was ranked as one of the 500 influencers and shaper that make up the global Islamic economy.
Bundle Network, Chief Security Officer
Sameer leads enterprise security at Arrow Electronics, a Fortune 150 company specializing in distribution and value-added services for electronic components and computer products. His global organization is responsible for IT risk, security operations, identity/access management, eDiscovery, investigations and physical security. Prior to assuming his current position, Sameer led the information security program for MassMutual and all its subsidiaries. He has over 15 years of experience leading global, cross-functional teams with the majority of his experience in the financial services domain. Sameer is an active angel investor and advisor to a number of security startups. His educational background includes a graduate degree from Carnegie-Mellon University and Harvard Business School.
Experienced people and project leader working in technology-intensive spaces with a proven track record of bringing bench scale research to commercialization in industrial biotechnology.
His career is evenly split between creating products for existing markets and enabling new ventures (>$1B revenues). Broad experience in management of R&D, product development, partnering, intellectual property generation, and leading global teams beyond his primary skill set. Deep expertise in enzyme engineering and directed evolution. Management and business training (Harvard Business School). Currently focused on enabling broad usage of next-generation biofuels. Interested in all aspects of advancing the bio-based economy.