Ashwini Anburajan

Founding Partner
22X Fund

A rising star in the blockchain and cryptocurrency markets, she is the first woman to successfully launch a security token ICO via 22X Fund, a fund designed to democratize access to capital for startup founders. Her work has been recognized by Microsoft who awarded her for Innovation in Venture Fundraising and TED where she was a spring 2018 resident. A serial entrepreneur, she's built successful company - OpenUp - in the adtech space which received funding from 500 Startups. An early employee at BuzzFeed, she grew their data network and pioneered research and writing into how consumers react to their data being bought and sold by brands. A former journalist her work has been featured on NBC News, ABC, NPR, Forbes, Cosmopolitan, Glamour and other leading publications.

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