Co-founder and CEO | Kleros
Federico Ast graduated in economics and philosophy from the University of Buenos Aires. He is a technology entrepreneur with experience in different industries. He has a PhD in management from IAE Business School. He is lecturer in company building and writes on digital business and innovation. He is passionate about exponential technologies such as artificial intelligence, crowdsourcing and blockchain for social innovation. His work was featured in international media such as FastCompany. He developed the concept of Crowdjury, the use of collective intelligence and blockchain to transform justice systems. He is founder of Kleros, an Ethereum decentralized organization that uses crowdsourcing and blockchain for dispute resolution. He was a participant at Singularity University Global Solutions Program in 2016. He is host to a forthcoming Coursera course on blockchain to be launched in early 2018.