Web 3.0 Initiative Members
CEO, Magnetic, United Kingdom
Jenny has been innovating and positively disrupting businesses across a diverse range of sectors for almost 30 years. She’s spent the vast majority of her career working in large well known brands specialising in brand, marketing, behavioural change, and large-scale digital transformation. Now as the CEO of the UK’s largest independent innovation and design company, Magnetic. Jenny and the team work with multinationals, government, and start-ups. They’ve created Europe’s most downloaded free health app, “Ada” as well as “Balance”, a leading woman’s menopause community and advice hub. They are currently supporting the digital transformation of Bupa, a Global healthcare company with 38 million customers worldwide.
Gon Arie Jaffe
Following his army service, Gon travelled the world, set on learning about and being exposed to different people and cultures, and gained international marketing experience working with medical and beauty products. In the past few years, Gon began investing in the crypto and NFT industry. His passion for health and wellness and his curiosity about Web3 led to his vision for the YogaBulldogz, which in addition to launching an NFT collection, is also in the process of building the first metaverse wellness & yoga studio and developing other wellness-focused initiatives, along with his cousin, Dean Rubin, a web3 expert. Dean, who will be contributing insights to the initiative as well, has six years of experience as a digital engineer and group manager. He also manages and contributes to multiple development teams worldwide, including ApeOf69, HawsHouse, Okashi, Green Farm Factory, and Toyota Dream Car.
Serial Entrepreneur, Metaverse Business Advisor, Partner and Founder Metaverse XYZ
Kate Hancock is a serial entrepreneur and international speaker. She has built (4) successful businesses in less than ten yearsincluding an e-commerce store, a day spa twice-named to the Inc 5000 list of the fastest-growing private companies in America, and Bintana sa Paraiso Hotel which has been named one of the top hotels in the Philippines. She also created a community of 100K+ individuals on Clubhouse impacting 8 million entrepreneurs and produced the longest-running virtual summit in the world that ran for 85 days. Kate loves web 3.0 and co-founded Metaverse XYZ which runs immersive events, conferences in the web 3.0 space. She has been honored as one of the Top 8 Asian American Influencers in 2021 by Tripadvisor as well as Entrepreneurs Organization Global Leadership Influencer in 2022.
Hashir is a non-technical techie with degree in Aerosapce engineer and is now a full time blockchain passionprenuer. With backgroud in policy making and social work he looks at the industry as an engine for social change. He has experience in building and leading the crypto projects from scratch and has lead more than 7 crypto projects to success and serves as an advisor on several others. He started off his journey in crypto world as a Bitcoin miner in 2015.His passion for blockchain has led him over an exciting journey in blockchain space working in several different roles from community manager all the way to CEO by the age of 27. He is an internationally recognised entrprenuer featured in Innovate Blockchain Ecosystem Publication for being one of the top innovative entrprenuer for social change.
Chief Technology Officer, Altis AI
Constantine Goltsev is our Chief Technology Officer of Altis AI, the world’s first personal trainer powered by Artificial Intelligence. He is a serial technologist entrepreneur with multiple exits and 20+ years of success in technology and product delivery. He is the Founder & Chairman of Neu.ro, a premier AI and MLOps development platform whose clients include Johnson&Johnson, Panasonic, and LG. Prior to his leadership in the Artificial Intelligence & Machine Learning space, Constantine was the Founder & CEO of AdoTube, one of the first video ad networks.
Joana Santos Silva
Professor, Innovation & Strategy and Director of Executive Education, University of Lisbon and Associate Professor at Business School Lausanne, Portugal
Joana is an award-winning professor, advisor and consultant in the fields of innovation, strategy, management, digital marketing and transformation. She serves the advisory board and faculty of ISEG Executive Education at the University of Lisbon and is on the faculty of the business school of Lausanne. Her original insights and frameworks help business leaders today understand and pioneer the business innovations of tomorrow. She also has a PhDc in Management with a specialization in strategy & entrepreneurship, as well as a former career in pharmaceuticals where she specialized in oncology. Joana therefore understands the complexities of healthcare, the need for wellness and the realities and opportunities for innovation in a Web3 world.
Veronica Schreibeis Smith
CEO & Founding Principal, AIA, NCARB Certified, LEED AP, United States
Veronica Schreibeis Smith, AIA, NCARB, LEED AP, is CEO and Founding Principal of Vera Iconica, a design brand focused creating environments to support optimal living that provides services in Architecture, Interior Design, Wellness Kitchen™️ Design, and Real Estate Developments. The company is a global pioneer in wellness architecture, the art and science behind designing experiences and rituals that enhance human and planetary wellbeing. Veronica is host of the podcast, Architecture of Being: Composing a Conscious Life, which explores the impact our surroundings have on longevity, vitality and happiness. Veronica has practiced architecture on four continents, and continues to work, write, speak, and lead think tanks internationally. She founded the Wellness Architecture & Design Initiative for the Global Wellness Institute, and is founder of the non-profit organization Wellness Architecture + Design.