Wed. Aug 25th, 2021

    Very soon, Russian crypto enthusiasts will have the opportunity to personally hear the speech of Stefan Rust, who was recently appointed CEO of the company

    Stefan joined the team six months ago as the global Head of Corporate and Business Development. Ex-CEO Roger Ver has vacated this position in favor of a new CEO and will continue to work at the company in the role of executive chairman.

    “I am very happy to take on the role of CEO, doing my job side by side with Roger. Together, we can enable turbo-speed in the development of our amazing team and the massive brand that is”, – Stefan commented on his appointment. It continues to actively introduce new products and services for cryptocurrency users. So, in June, the Local peer-to-peer trading platform was, and the massive exchange platform Exchange is scheduled to open in with more than 50 trading pairs. The company has high hopes for Rust, believing that having such an experienced business leader at the helm will help the company not to turn off the right path and accelerate its progress.

    Intelligent, multi-lingual Rust is a real talent in the field of converting advanced technologies into commercial opportunities. For many years, he held senior positions and launched successful companies, raising funds and establishing partnerships for business development in the field of mobile devices, the Internet of Things, big data and blockchain.

    It is also important that Stefan is one of the apostles of Bitcoin. He saw a huge potential in the innovative currency very early: already in April 2012, he paid for the work of the developers he hired with bitcoins and held the first bitcoin meetup in Hong Kong.

    Before being appointed as a manager Stefan founded and headed startups such as Exicon and SaaS. The latter was a mobile marketing automation platform for businesses and was engaged in the aggregation of mobile and social data in order to automate the attraction of mobile users. Exicon built a network of 3,000 independent software development companies under him, employing more than 30,000 software engineers engaged in hundreds of user software projects that help develop more than 500 mobile applications.

    Stefan is also the honorary chairman of the Mobile Ecosystem Forum, previously worked with Siemens, Lucent and Sun Microsystems, various industry organizations and startups around the world, launched eight of his own companies in the field of technology.

    On August 8, 2019, Stefan Rust will speak at the Blockchain Baikal Summit, where the new director he is one of the most anticipated speakers. The blockchain summit, which will be held in Irkutsk – a kind of Mecca of Russian mining – will be devoted to the most pressing issues of the development of international and domestic technology markets, promoting the spread of blockchain and cryptocurrencies in the business environment.

    At the forum, much attention will be paid to the problems and prospects of the mining industry, new trends in investing in cryptocurrencies, blockchain developers, representatives of marketing agencies and law firms will speak. In addition to the speeches of speakers and discussion panels, exciting master classes are planned to be held at the summit, and in the exhibition area, visitors will be given the opportunity to get acquainted with new developments in the field of blockchain technology solutions