Alex is the Chief Technology Officer of Cambridge Blockchain. He is an experienced blockchain engineer, with a focus on enterprise-grade blockchain data structures, specifications, protocols and software. Alex is the primary designer and developer of a novel blockchain ecosystem approach, for enterprises. Previously, he initiated two blockchain-related research programs at the VU Amsterdam and University of Amsterdam. Alex is currently kickstarting an EU-funded blockchain research project as part of an international consortium. Alex earned his BSc degree from the University of Innsbruck, where he worked at the same time as Junior Researcher at the Semantic Technology Institute, and his MSc graduate coursework from the Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam and the Universiteit van Amsterdam.