The Digital Economist Council is an invite-only ecosystem of global leaders who are driving technological convergence toward a human-centered digital economy.
Executive Director, The Lewis Institute and Babson Social Innovation Lab. Ex - Managing Director, at Center for Corporate Citizenship.
Director, Diverse Talent Management and Advancement at The Depository Trust & Clearing Corporation (DTCC).
Founder and CEO of UNL, founder of Human Unlimited, partner at Venturerock, and advisor at Trimix.
Xander van der Heijden
Interim VP of Systems Architecture at The Digital Economist, Founder & CEO of Digital Twin Labs. Former CTO IBM Blockchain - Cloud - IoT.
CEO, PinkLion AI and AI App Store. Previously, Director at Oracle and General Manager at Target Corporation.
Director/Head of Analytics at ValueBridge Advisors and Adjunct Graduate Faculty (Data Analytics), Colin Powell School for Civic and Global Leadership.
Chairman at Horasis. Previously, Director for Asia at the World Economic Forum and Head of Department at Bosch.
Founder SBK Tech Ventures & SBK Foundation. UN Secretary General's Governing Council of the Technology Bank for LDCs.
Founder and President of the Open Earth Foundation. Founder and lead scientist at the Yale Open Innovation Lab.
Sonia Bashir Kabir
Ex - VP at The Digital Economist, and Founder, Executive Director at Dream Tank. Founder & CEO at Anastasia Impact.
Founder & CEO of Raiven Capital. Previously held
C-Suite roles at IBM, SGI, Altera and CA Technologies and was a former partner at KPMG.
VP of Partnerships at The Digital Economist, Co-founder at The People's Prize and Managing Director at Sovereign Wealth Family Office Alliance.
Founder & CEO at Black Fox Philanthropy and angel investor at Apolitical. Previously served at the Global Advisory Board of World Pulse.
Professor of Complexity Science at University College London and Faculty Director of the UCL Centre for Blockchain Technologies.
Founding Partner at Alcorn Immigration Law and Founding Member at Dreamers // Doers. Contributor at TechCrunch.
EY Global Tax Innovation Leader and MIT Connection Science Fellow. Lecturer Innovation, Technology and the Future of Law at Boston University.
Executive Co-chair at Global Digital Finance, Co-founder and Principal at Elipses and Contributor, Forbes.
Founder and CEO of The Digital Economist and Connection Science Fellow at MIT Media Lab. Venture Partner at NextGen Ventures.
Affiliate, Harvard Berkman Klein Center for Internet and Society and Chairperson (ad interim), Cardano Foundation.
Director of Business Development Company at Sequoia Applied Technologies. Impact Advisor and Outreach Strategist.
Partner Tax at EY, Global Blockchain Tax Leader at Advanced Technology Tax Lab. PhD in Tax Law, University of Amsterdam
President and CEO at SnapIT Solutions, Innovator in Residence, Kauffman Foundation & member of Advisory Council, Federal Reserve of Kansas City.
Co-founder and Director, Impact17 and President and Founding Board Member, Sustainable Impact Association, Switzerland.
CEO at Sarjay, Inc, angel investor focused on impact-for-profit ventures. Lead investor, partner and president in numerous start-ups.
Executive Director, UCL Centre for Blockchain Technologies and Visiting Scholar, University of Zurich.
Chief Business Officer at Endor Software Ltd and angel investor, Harvard Business School Alumni Angels of Greater New York.
Global Head of Product and Investment at Transcendent Media Capital and Founder, Strongurl.
Managing Partner, Great North Labs Venture Fund. Mentor and Advisor to startups. Led and launched over 300 products.
Co-Founder and CEO at Endor. Connection Science Fellow, MIT. Previously, post-doctoral researcher at MIT Media Lab and Researcher, IBM.
Founding Director of Technology & Management Centre for Development (TMCD), Professor of Technology and International Development, University of Oxford.
Cofounder and director of Infinite Sum Modeling Inc., consulting economist at McKinsey & Company and ICRIER, senior fellow at ECIPE
White House Presidential Innovation Fellow. Working at the nexus of tech, finance, health & the media/creative sector.
CEO at Transcendent Media Capital and Director at Jade Eli Technologies. Associate Fellow, World Academy of Art and Science.
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Director at Microsoft, working on Citizenship Market Development, AI and Sustainability. Previously at Salesforce.org