Decentralised systems visionary and entrepreneur, founder and – until June 2019 – CEO of Golem Factory. Economist by trade, fascinated with blockchain technology, as well as sociology and economics of decentralised systems. In the past consultant and researcher of public policies, co-founder of Institute for Structural Research.
Passionate economist, experienced manager as well as a true believer in decentralized technologies and open innovation. Co-founder and former COO of Golem Factory.
Spent nearly 20 years exploring various corners of computer systems technology, down to the level of actual processors and devices, trying to understand how these systems are supposed to work, as well as how they might be tricked to work contrary to the intentions of the creators. Then moved on to work on the defensive side for nearly another decade by founding and leading the Qubes OS project. More recently, after a healthy sabbatical break from infosec, joined Golem Project in October 2018 as Chief Strategy Officer, happy to dive into the new world of challenges and possibilities.
Pascal graduated from the University of St. Gallen with a Master degree in Finance, Accounting and Controlling. Before joining Golem Foundation, he gained many years of professional experience as a financial expert.
Completed commercial and legal training in Germany/Switzerland and has long-term work experience in office and operational management. Supports core team of Golem Foundation in all operational and administrative activities in order to improve quality, productivity, and efficiency of organisational processes.