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Ken Timsit

Ken Timsit

Managing Director ConsenSys


Ken Timsit is a Managing Director at ConsenSys. He co-leads global Enterprise and Government Solutions and leads ConsenSys France. ConsenSys is a global blockchain technology company building infrastructure and applications for Enterprise and developers, to enable a decentralized world.

As part of his role, Ken leads high-level relationships with Fortune 500 corporations and governments, executes software development and consulting projects, and identifies opportunities for new products and ventures externally and internally.

He is a management committee member of the "EU Blockchain Observatory and Forum", a two-year long initiative launched by the European Commission. Ken graduated as an engineer from Ecole Polytechnique (Paris) and Mines ParisTech.

He started his career at The Boston Consulting Group (BCG) where he spent 15 years in Paris, New York, and Singapore, and was a Partner and Managing Director in the Financial Services practice.

He co-founded two e-commerce start-ups, Gemfive and Poplister, in Southeast Asia, and was an advisor to Fintech companies in Asia. Ken co-authored several reports of the EU Blockchain Observatory & Forum on personal data protection, digital identity, blockchain technology use cases in government services, and scalability and interoperability solutions.

He is a co-author of "Fintech: The New DNA of Financial Services" (2018). Ken is a frequent speaker at European Commission events (roundtables, EU Blockchain Observatory & Forum), at the French Parliament, and at events such as the Paris Europlace conference, Blockchain Live, the Global Invest Forum, the GovTech Pioneers conference, JP Morgan Advisors Exchange, the World Government Summit, the FinPulse Regulatory Summit, the World Sugar Conference.

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