Mihai Ivascu is the CEO and Co-founder of Modex, a partner at Nemesis CyberOne and the Chairman of dotLumen - Empowering the Blind. From Blockchain and cyber security, to the developing of technology that helps the blind live a better life, Mihai is undoubtedly a man who wears several hats. He is the 2021 “EY Emerging Entrepreneur of The Year in Technology” winner, has been chosen as the “Best Young Managers in the Tech Industry” on several occasions and is part of the Forbes 30 Under 30 community. Mihai holds an MBA in Innovation Management and has graduated from several executive training programs from Harvard, MIT, Stanford University, and Silicon Valley Innovation Centre.
Anthony Provasoli, is a Partner at Hassans International Law Firm Limited and heads the DLT and FinTech team. He has played a big part in developing Gibraltar’s DLT and Virtual Asset regulatory framework and advises numerous multi-national organisations in the Crypto and broader FinTech sector. Anthony is also currently co-chair of the Gibraltar Association for New Technologies (GANT).
Mihai and Anthony together with the Modex team have worked together closely for quite a few years now since they first visited Gibraltar in 2017 as they have developed their service offering during this time.
During this Fireside Chat we will cover:
The journey started with award-winning social payments app Moneymailme, which inspired them to create Modex back in 2017. Initially designed as a Smart Contract Marketplace and app ecosystem, Modex transformed into a thriving blockchain-based solutions provider.
Their fast-growing ecosystem now features the MODEX Token as well as Modex Blockchain Database® (BCDB), a patented enterprise blockchain solution that augments traditional databases with the capabilities and benefits of blockchain: real-time data protection and integrity, streamlined data sharing, and simplified compliance processes.
In partnership with
Co-Founder & CEO
Hassans International Law Firm
Partner & Co-Lead Fintech Team
Mihai Ivascu is the CEO and Co-founder of Modex, a leading Blockchain Database provider, a partner in Nemesis CyberOne, an actively managed certificate focused on cyber security companies, and the Chairman of .lumen, a start-up which develops technologies that help the blind live a better life.
A serial entrepreneur who started his first software company at the age of 18, Mihai won the “EY Emerging Entrepreneur of The Year In Technology” Award in 2021, he is part of the exclusive Forbes 30 Under 30 community and has been chosen, on many occasions, as one of the best young managers in the tech industry.
Experienced speaker and entrepreneurship mentor, with an MBA in Innovation Management and key-positions held in various tech startups and Advisory Boards, Mihai has graduated from several executive training programs from Harvard, MIT, Stanford University, and Silicon Valley Innovation Center.
He is also the CEO M3 Holdings and the Founder at Ingenium Media.
Anthony has been advising on crypto currency and blockchain-related work since 2014 and was very involved in promoting the regulation of crypto currency related business in Gibraltar. Anthony has advised and assisted the Gibraltar Financial Services Commission in preparing the guidance notes for the DLT Regulations and is often invited to form part of working groups that are consulted from time to time on certain legal and regulatory amendments that the Government of Gibraltar and the Gibraltar Financial Services Commission are considering in relation to Gibraltar’s DLT regulations.
He has advised a number of high-profile crypto currency businesses, DLT providers and FinTech firms over the years that are looking to set up operations in Gibraltar and Europe more broadly. Anthony has also advised clients undertaking token sales from Gibraltar and regularly advises investors in this sector and early stage start-ups who are looking for guidance on the structuring of their products and/or business proposition.
Anthony has been invited to speak at several international Blockchain and FinTech events and is considered a leading lawyer in this sector. Additionally, over the last couple of years, Anthony has been voted to form part of the inaugural executive committee of the Gibraltar Association for New Technologies by its members, a position that he still enjoys today.