Daniel De Weyer
Blockchain Business Advisor, CEO at Cryptoworld
Managing Partner at Sterk Capital
Daniel De Weyer is CEO and founder of Cryptoworld Limited Hong Kong, an advisory firm specialised in corporate consulting for digital and crypto finance. Daniel has been involved in various crypto projects at different levels, a.o. as an advisor to the KYC-Chain Ltd team and the ICO of the Selfkey Foundation. He is currently part of the Advisory board of REMIIT - a remittance platform for Money Transfer Operators - based in South Korea and Lead Advisor for a bigdata/AI project in the medical field.
Daniel is coming from the traditional finance space where he held positions with Groupe Worms SA and KBC Bancassurance in Brussels, Bahrain, Los Angeles and New YOrk. He then joined SWIFT, the international banking cooperative, where he held various positions as Regional Head of Customer Training, Regional Head of Partner Relations and Regional Head of Market Infrastructures. In this capacity, he was advising Central Banks and Stock Exchanges on their processes and systems. In his last position he was advising global banks on operational efficiency and compliance matters. Daniel also served as an NED on the board of a Hong Kong listed company active in the hospitality industry in China from 2011 untill 2014.
Daniel is a Belgian national and holds an MBA from the St. Ignatius Business School in Antwerp, Belgium as well as various industry certificates, such as the ISMA Foundation certificate from Montreux, Switzerland. He is also a member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors and a GAICD alumnus. He has lived in Hong Kong since 1991.