Vinay Gupta

CEO
Mattereum

Vinay Gupta is the CEO of Mattereum and the founder of Hexayurt Capital. He spent ten years coding and ten years on disaster relief and policy with the Gupta Option. Gupta helped coordinate Ethereum’s 2015 release, working as a project manager on strategy and communications. He worked as the strategic architect of Consensys, the leading crypto venture studio, and as the designer of Dubai’s National Blockchain strategy. He is currently involved with Hexayurt Capital, a fund designed to invest in the Internet of Agreements, which is defined as the world enabled by smart contracts. It hopes to invest in companies that tackle real world problems like logistics and global trade. His other project is called Mattereum, billed as a court that understands the nature of cryptocurrencies, making physical property and intellectual property transactable on a blockchain.



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