Join us for an in-person breakfast event at Hassans International Law Firm premises when we talk to CEO & Founder of BoXX United Ltd Tim Kemland and Aaron Payas Partner of the firm specialising in sports law, funds and FinTech for a session that will cover scaling startups successfully, becoming a Virtual Asset Service Provider, NFTs, tokenisation and much more...
Tim Kemland is a CEO and Founder with vast experience within various startups; Probiotec Global, NG Next Tech and BoXX United Ltd a registered Virtual Asset Service Provider allowing them to sell their KiXX fan token out of Gibraltar.
BoXX United Ltd is a sports marketing organisation connecting sports clubs and athletes worldwide with fans, companies and sports-related charities through a global marketplace. This enables sports clubs and athletes additional opportunities to achieve their ultimate goals.They also recently sponsored and supported the very successful first ever DAMEX Basketball pro-league as this is an initiative that is aligned with their business and positively encouraging young people to get involved in sports.
Connecting the dots to bring disruptive financial services closer to the mainstream with every transaction, Partner Aaron Payas’ practice enables his clients to leverage all the advantages Gibraltar offers as a proof of concept jurisdiction in financial services. Marrying a traditional practice in fund establishment with industry-leading work, Aaron has been instrumental in many clients’ achievements in the challenging distributed ledger technology space.
Boxx United Ltd
Co-Founder & CEO
Hassans International Law Firm Ltd
Tim Kemland is a major in Accountancy and Taxation and has spent more than a decade as a successful entrepreneur. His innovative disposition combined with an eye for recognising potential opportunities makes him a dynamic businessperson.
Tim is an integral part of 4 other successful companies and an inevitable success. His passion for work, empathy, and innate ability to identify talent resonate with the company’s motto. Apart from being a passionate professional, Tim has a fondness for cars and believes in living life to the fullest.
🙋🏻♂️ Crypto & Funds lawyer. BAYC #3338. Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) charterholder. Degree in Mathematics. Footballer.
📚 Self-motivated, goal oriented and client-focused. Biggest attribute is an endless pursuit of self-improvement through multi-disciplinary studies.
👨🏻💻 Connecting the dots to bring disruptive Web3 closer to the mainstream with every matter, Aaron is focused on helping projects build with solid legal and regulatory foundations.
Aaron’s practice enables his clients to leverage all the advantages Gibraltar offers as a proof of concept jurisdiction for crypto projects. Marrying a traditional practice in financial services with industry-leading work, Aaron has been instrumental in many clients’ achievements in the challenging DLT space.
Web3, NFTs, metaverse, crypto funds, crypto foundations, token sales, DAOs, DLT licences, VASPs & tokenisation of assets.
🏆 Recent practice highlight:
In a landmark achievement for INX, a Gibraltar-based token issuer, Aaron assisted in INX’s successful application to the SEC in the US for the first SEC-approved security token. Aaron described the listing at the time by saying: “It is a matter of some pride for Hassans, INX and for Gibraltar that the first security token offering approved by the SEC for distribution to the US public isn’t even a US entity – it is a Gibraltar company, constituted and operating under the Laws of Gibraltar. This is an excellent development for the jurisdiction, the efforts of which in the DLT and wider fintech space are being validated by the successful filing of the INX security token.”
👨🏻🎓 Further background
Aaron has a strong background in Mathematics and is the first Gibraltarian to obtain the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) charter. He has a very close relationship with the Government of Gibraltar, the Gibraltar Financial Services Commission and stakeholders in the financial services industry.
📜 Aaron is ranked as a leading fintech and funds lawyer by Legal 500 and Chambers & Partners.
🎤 Available for speaking engagements. Aaron regularly presents at seminars, and is a published author, on crypto funds, crypto foundations, VASPs, DLT licences, sports law and cannabis.
⚽️ In his spare time, Aaron dedicates himself to football with over 10 caps as a full international for Gibraltar.
🐦 Twitter: @aaronpayas
🖼 ENS: AaronPYS.eth