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Speaker at Money20/20 2016

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Meltem Demirors

Director
Digital Currency Group
Speaking History

Speaker at Money20/20 2016

Session Information

Meltem Demirors is a Director at Digital Currency Group (DCG), a company focused on building and supporting bitcoin and blockchain companies leveraging our collective insights, network, and access to capital. She works closely with DCG’s board, investors, and strategic partners to help define, shape, and execute on Digital Currency Group's mission and strategic objectives.

At DCG, Meltem manages the team that drives growth, network, and strategy across a portfolio of 75 bitcoin and blockchain companies, dozens of strategic investors, 3 operating subsidiaries, and a network of hundreds of corporate partners and leading academic institutions. In addition to leading portfolio growth, Meltem also oversees DCG’s partnerships with investors including Mastercard, Western Union, Foxconn, CME Group, CIBC, Transamerica, and venture firms, hedge funds, and family offices. She is launching a series of new collaboration structures to help connect startups with enterprises and technology service providers to build scaleable solutions across value chains. Meltem brings a wide range of international, multi-sector experience to her leadership of DCG’s growth strategy.