Marco Schmitz / Distributed Ventures AG

Marco is a Blockchain-, Digitalization and Compliance expert. He holds a diploma in Economincs and Computer Science and a PhD in Information Technology. The 40-year-old worked as a manager for Governance, Risk and Compliance Technology at PricewaterhouseCoopers and in several risk management positions at Commerzbank in Frankfurt. A few years ago, inet-logistics – one of the world’s leading providers of transport management systems – hired him as Head of Transportation Analytics.

Since the beginning of 2019, Marco is CEO of Distributed Ventures AG, a spin-off of Bank Frick in Liechtenstein, where he build up the Blockchain Compliance department to ensure responsible, serious and legally effective blockchain and cryptocurrency banking since 2018.