Alex Tapscott

I believe blockchain technology will change the world, if we will it

I am a passionate advocate for the disruptive potential of new technologies (such as blockchain) to transform money, business, government and society for the better. I currently serve as the CEO of Northwest Passage Ventures, an advisory firm building industry-leading blockchain businesses. I am also the co-author, with Don Tapscott of the critically acclaimed #1 Globe and Mail best-seller, Blockchain Revolution: How the Technology Behind Bitcoin is Changing Money Business and the World. I have authored dozens of articles featured in publications such as Harvard Business Review, Fortune, TIME, Quartz, The Globe and Mail, Toronto Star, the McKinsey Quarterly, and The Huffington Post. I am a graduate of Amherst College (Cum Laude) in Amherst, MA and I am a CFA charterholder.

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