Entrepreneurs

Ep. #05: Supply Chain on Blockchain with Sid Chakravarthy (Founder StaTwig)

We speak to Sid Chakravarthy, founder of StaTwig, which uses Blockchain and IOT to track the journey of perishable products such as food and vaccines across the supply chain. We speak to Sid about the problems that exist in the ‘cold’ supply chain, how his company is overcoming these problems and what his views are on the use of Blockchains by corporates.

In addition, we speak to Sid about how working with supply chains lead him to start working with insurance companies as well to better facilitate claims management and enable microinsurance. Tune in to also find out why StaTwig deploys a SaaS model and has not gone down the ICO route yet.

Projects mentioned in the interview:

  1. IOTA
  2. Cosmos
  3. Polkadot

Ep. #04: Professional Social Network on Blockchain with Gaurang Torvekar (CEO Indorse)

In this episode, we speak to Gaurang Torvekar, founder of two Blockchain start-ups, Attores and Indorse. He is also one of the organisers of the Singapore Ethereum meetup, one of largest in the world after London and New York.  Gaurang’s first start-up is Attores, a Smart Contract as a Service platform which eventually lead him to co-found Indorse, a professional social network on the Blockchain, along with his partner, David Moskowitz (successfully sold Coin Republic).

We talk to Gaurang about his journey in the Blockchain ecosystem, how he signed his prenup on the Blockchain for fun, the companies he has co-founded and the growth of the Singapore Ethereum meetup over the last few years.

Projects mentioned in this episode:

  1. Civic
  2. IPFS
  3. BigChain DB
  4. Airbitz/Edge
  5. Earn.com
  6. Otonomos
  7. Digix

Ep. #03: Wealth Management on Blockchain with Greg Van Den Bergh (CEO Bankorus)

In this episode, we speak to Greg Van Den Bergh, CEO of Bankorus. Bankorus is a China based Private Wealth Management platform powered by AI and built on the Blockchain. We discuss about Bankorus’ current business and what traditional and crypto High Net Worth Individuals (HNWIs) are thinking about crypto. In addition, we tackle topics such as custody, dive into Bankorus’ product offering and figure out why they are building their product on the NEM Blockchain.

Telegram: https://t.me/bankorus

Website: https://www.bankorus.com/

NEM Blockchain website: https://nem.io/

Bankorus will be a part of JD.com’s inaugural AI/Blockchain accelerator: https://techcrunch.com/2018/02/26/jd-coms-new-accelerator-focuses-on-blockchain-startups/ 

 

 

Ep. #01: Electricity on Blockchain with Martin Lim (COO Electrify Asia)

We speak to Martin Lim, COO of Electrify Asia, about his journey in the Blockchain ecosystem and how he is using the Blockchain technology to power a Decentralised Smart Contract Electricity Marketplace 2.0. He also sheds light on his learnings from a recently concluded very successful ICO raising 30m USD.

Visit Electrify Asia’s website: https://electrify.sg/

Follow Electrify’s developments on Telegram: https://t.me/electrifyasia

 

Ep. #00: Who we are

In this short episode, we will talk about the motivations behind starting this podcast, who should listen, and what you can expect to gain out of Decrypt.