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Sheikh Mohammed Irfan
Chief Advisory Officer
+1 (650) 252 0003 Ext. 150

Sheikh Mohammed Irfan, M.Sc., MA

Irfan is a serial entrepreneur, venture capitalist, and author. He has over ten years of experience in technology, research, developments, strategies, policies, and investments in developed and emerging markets. Over his career, he maintained roles from developing and implementing short-term and long-term digital transformation strategies and programs for Governments and Fortune 100 companies. Currently, he is overseeing technology projects in several countries in both developed and developing markets. Additionally, he works with Early-Stage and Series-A technology startups across global markets for product and service developments. His key focus areas are in the fields of AI, Blockchain, Cyber-Security, E-Commerce, Fintech, and Semantics. He was an early individual investor in blockchain-based tokens and projects such as Bitcoin, Blockstack, Circle, Ethereum, and Lykke, among others. Besides, he currently manages a blockchain-focused global venture fund Bloccelerate VC, based in Seattle. In addition, he is the Managing Director of Irfan Holdings through which he manages additional investment funds, angel investments, and technology-focused development services. He currently sits on the board of several transformative technology projects and collectives. He co-authored two books titled “Leadership in Development” and “Rethinking Asia” from the Center for Asia, a Harvard based Asian think-tank. He has a background in Systems Architecture and Business Management and pursued his education at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and Oxford Said Business School.
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