Jeremy Zhou of RedBlock speaks at the SFF x SWITCH event, discussing the future of DeFi and compliance within the digital asset industry
SINGAPORE, December 7th, 2020- This week, our founder and CEO, Jeremy Zhou, was invited to attend the Singapore FinTech Festival and Singapore Week of Innovation and TeCHnology (SFF x SWITCH), for which he was a speaker on the panel entitled “Blockchain: Bridging the Gap Between Real World Assets to Decentralized Finance (DeFi)”. Here, he talked about how DeFi and blockchain tech can empower real world assets and what that future looks like, as well as compliance within the digital economy.
Kicking off on Monday, SFF x SWITCH, which was organized by the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) and the Association of Singapore Banks, is the world’s largest and most inclusive fintech exhibition. Last year, the event attracted more than 60,000 participants from 140 countries/regions. This year, the event is centered around the theme of “Technology, Talent and the Sustainable Future”, and features online and in-person events comprising a series of industry seminars and discussions in 40 cities around the world.
The event brings together entrepreneurs, investors, researchers, innovators and industry professionals from the fintech world as well as other sectors, notably: Bill Gates, Co-Chair of the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation; Satya Nadella, CEO of Microsoft; Sundar Pichai, CEO of Google and Alphabet; Stuart Levey, CEO of the Libra Association; Vitalik Buterin, founder of Ethereum; Adena Friedman, President and CEO of Nasdaq; Eric Yuan, founder and CEO of Zoom; and Dan Schulman, President and CEO of PayPal.
This year also brings the international community together against the backdrop of a global pandemic, a huge factor in the insights of the 800+ speakers from 50+ countries and the visions they have for 2021. We are honored to be counted among these industry leaders that are forging a new path for the world economy as we drive the adoption of digital assets and leverage blockchain to empower the real economy.
RedBlock is a digital investments and fintech firm leveraging blockchain technology for asset digitization and management. It has a global network of assets and capital partners, particularly in the Asia Pacific, North America, Australia and Africa. RedBlock offers investment advisory services and manages principal investment funds to support companies in its ecosystem that align with its investment thesis. With a growing track record and pipeline, the RedBlock team hails from top-tier global investment banks, venture capital firms and blockchain technology companies.