• Kevin Kai
    Nielsen Garcia

    San Francisco, Los Angeles, Madrid

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About Me

Who Am I?

Hi! I'm a Madrid-born, U.S. and Danish citizen graduated from Cornell University’s SC Johnson College of Business, successfully acquiring software and enterprise business insight, and driven to explore technology’s impact across industries.

You can find more information about my background and areas of interest below,
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Corporate Development

Strategy & Operations

Product Management

Research

What I do?

Here are some of my areas of interest

Distributed Governance

Consensus and legitimate decisionmaking enabled by scalable coordination

Cryptoassets

Including all sensible currency, platform, and utility tokens

Technology Entrepreneurship

The Management, Operations, and Scalibility of Technology and Innovation

Music

The intersection between Music and Technology, and how it can enhance and better an unfair industry

Product Usability

Designing practical and straightforward UX that can benefit cryptocurrency and technology adoption

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Recent Blog Posts

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Nov 14, 2018 | Research | 1

Towards a (Better) Practice of Stakeholder Mapping in Crypto Networks

Power and urgency must be considered and attended to if projects and networks are to serve the legal and moral interests of legitimate stakeholders

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April 14, 2018 | Adoption | 4

How Does Blockchain Draw In The Early Majority?

Part II: Learning from the Internet’s early phases and looking to future developments in blockchain Standards, Applications, and Governance

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July 16, 2017 | Intro Material | 4

Blockchain 101

“Every informed person needs to know about the Blockchain because it might be one of the world’s most important developments”— Leon Luow

Education

Education

Ithaca, New York

  • Tracks in Financial Consulting, Entrepreneurship and Technology Innovation
  • Concentration in FARE – Finance, Accounting
  • Minors in Music and Real Estate

  • Organizations:
    SHA Society of Security Analysts • Cornell Annual Fund • Alpha Delta Phi - Cornell Chapter •
    Pillsbury Institute for Entrepreneurship

Madrid, Spain

International College Spain (ICS)

  • Algorithmic Game Theory - Stanford University
  • HTML, CSS, and Javascript for Web Developers - Johns Hopkins University
  • Bitcoin and Cryptocurrency Technologies - Princeton University
  • Blockchain Specialization - Smart Contracts, Dapps, Platforms - University at Buffalo
  • An Introduction to Hyperledger Technologies - The Linux Foundation

Experience

Work Experience

Ecosystem Development at Blockfolio 2018-2019

Blockfolio is the leading network for mobile cryptocurrency portfolio tracking and management with over 5 Million downloads. The recent launch of Blockfolio Signal, Blockfolio Signal, the first-of-its-kind communications platform, has propelled the platform to become a leader in the advancement of the decentralized movement and ecosystem.

Learn more at https://blockfolio.com and https://blockfolio.com/signal

Independent Consultant at Transform Group 2017-2018

Transform has quickly established itself as the leading firm for the digital currency industry, having represented more than 150 cryptocurrency companies and ICOs, including Augur, Bancor, Bittrex, Counterparty, Dash, Ethereum, EOS, Factom, Gnosis, Golem, Kraken, NEM, Neo, Qtum, Ripple, Tether and ZCoin. Transform Group is dedicated to creating and sustaining industry leadership positions for its clients through superior strategy, relationships, market intelligence and consistent execution.

Advised clients including Node Haven, A US-based blockchain hardware manufacturer serving the world's growing need for specialized computing power by commoditizing Cryptocurrency Mining, Cloud, and AI infrastructure.

My Specialty

My Skills

Corporate Dev & Growth Strategy

75%

Business Operations

80%

Distributed Governance

70%

Product Management

70%

Accounting & Financial Modeling

80%

HTML5 & CSS3

65%
My Work

Accolades & Other Projects

Winners at ETH San Francisco

The largest ever Ethereum Global Hackathon.

Built Kora: An on-chain governance tool enabling structured discourse and communication

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Winner at Capitol Royale

Universal Music Group / Capitol360's inaugural Capitol Royale Event.

Built SoundCrowd: Smart Contracts enabling a Securities Token Offering for any album or record, by building an ownership token on top of the ERC721

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Built the CODA MVP

World Crypto Economic Forum (WCEF) Crypto Hackathon

CODA is a proposal for a new Record Label structure enabled by a DAO, in order to facilitate artist equity issuance in exchange for financing and crowdsources production and distribution services.

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SoundCrowd

(Under Development)

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Ethereal

Organized by Blockchain@Berkeley

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Get in Touch

Contact

Hero City @ Draper Venutres, 55 E 3rd Ave, San Mateo,
California 94401, USA