Name: Eddy Travia

Designation :Regional Director Asia Pacific

Company : IOV Labs

Location : Singapore

Eddy Travia has been an investor in blockchain technology companies since 2013. In 2020 he was appointed Regional Director Asia Pacific of IOV Labs through a Singapore-based joint venture between IOV Labs and Coinsilium Group.

IOV Labs develops the most popular implementations of the RSK Smart Contract Network, RIF and Taringa’s platforms.

In July 2013, following 9 years as a private equity fund manager in Greater China, Eddy co-founded the world’s first global incubator of blockchain startups (Seedcoin) and, in May 2014, was named among the ‘Top 3 Most Influential Investors’ at the Blockchain Awards.

As CEO and Co-founder at Coinsilium Group, Eddy has led early-stage investments in more than 20 blockchain companies around the world and advised more than 20 Initial Coin Offerings. Eddy has delivered two TEDx Talks about blockchain, TEDxIEMadrid in 2016 and TEDxINSEAD in 2018. Eddy is also a regular guest speaker at Singapore Management University.

Twitter: @NiftyEddy