Javier Marti (JavierMarti.co.uk) is Bitcoin Global Investments’ founder and Managing Director. Business consultant and entrepreneur with ample experience in three different business sectors in four countries. Founder of the first and main Bitcoin meetup group for Bristol and the South West area of the UK.
An avid follower of future trends through more than 2000 posts on his blog Trendinews.com [now on twitter @javiermarti], Javier shares his insight in the areas of technology, psychology and business with audiences around the world including University College of London, Marketing Magazine UK, the University of Glasgow, City of Bristol college, International General Counsel magazine, University of St Andrews, Compass Magazine, Digital Money Conference, Bristol Community Radio, Collective-Beat radio (Mexico), Bitcoin Magazine, MSIradio.com, SHARE Radio London, RMNDigital.com and others.
Javier’s regular media features assist journalists and the general public to learn more about, and understand Bitcoin’s potential uses and its future.
Javier is also the author of several articles on Bitcoin including “Up and down: the positive and negative consequences of dramatic bitcoin price corrections” and “Do Bitcoins hold intrinsic value, or are they “overvalued?”
Years ahead of the end of the property bubble, in 2004 Javier authored the essay “Your job will go too, but you can do something about it”, predicting the massive negative effects that illegal immigration, robotics, automation and offshore outsourcing would eventually have in Western societies.
In 2007 Javier authored the 347 page book “Mobile, Domains and The Future” predicting, among others, the current global depression and its effect on mental health, the taxation of virtual goods and services, the decline of the role of computers as the main technology access point in favor of mobile phones, the expansion of Google’s services as an interconnected meshed ecosystem surrounding the user, and the advent of “free” as a business model.
Javier’s experience of the “big picture” includes having lived, studied, worked and conducted business in several countries around the world, as well as being an HMI-certified Hypnotherapist and founder of SunshineHypnosis.co.uk, one of the fastest-growing Hypnotherapy service providers in the UK. Prior to becoming an independent businessman, Javier worked for top organizations including the Hyatt group, Royal House Interinmobilia, Sheraton Hotels and Resorts and others.
A fluent English and Spanish speaker, Javier presents on a variety of topics including business, future trends, future business opportunities, technology, virtual currencies, sales psychology and subconscious mind influence – in the UK and abroad.
Javier on Bitcoin:
Early landscape of Bitcoin: Javier Marti, Bitcoin presentation, 2014. Price of Bitcoin at the time approx US$ 600:
We saw it coming: Javier Marti, Bitcoin interview, 2013:
HUGO AGUIRRE HERRAINZ
BGI’s Chief Technology Officer, Hugo is an experienced Senior Software Engineer with ample experience in a variety of languages and platforms including JAVA, Xpath, XML, Json.
Hugo’s work on the design and implementation of optimized algorithms, coupled with his extensive knowledge of C++, JAVA and web languages allows him to consult effectively with clients to obtain project requirements, allocate and organize human & computing resources, and deliver software packages with enhanced functionality based on the client’s requirements.
Hugo’s background and experience includes, among others, Sony Computer Entertainment Europe (EGDE technology), Multicom (search engine and algorithms), Movilitas (web solutions) and Advanced Computer Graphics group (graphics and optimization). Hugo is fluent in English and Spanish.
Maria is a data analysis and machine-learning specialist with ample experience conducting statistical analyses of data in R and SAS for biophysical simulations of neuronal stimulation, studying the role of the neuronal oscillations in encoding fearful stimuli in a classical conditioning paradigm.
As an experienced object-oriented programmer, Maria has also worked with complex database systems in a variety of roles, including the administration of a system for a festival with over 6000 participants and the application of Deep Learning techniques to satellite image data. Her professional experience and academic background includes the Centre for Biorobotics at Tallin University of Technology and the computational neuroscience laboratory of Tartu University.
The founder of Blackworld.com, LeicesterSquare.com and SupremeCourt.com, British-born Robert Hasstrup-Timmi, is one of BGI’s strategy advisors.
A passionate startup entrepreneur with an iconic personal brand and several years innovating and founding scalable MVP’s with projected exit valuations in excess of $1 Billion each in a diversified media & digital asset portfolio.
Robert’s experience in the US includes as an equity Compensation Analyst at Macromedia and Merryl-Lynch, is further expanded by Robert’s strategic skills in the fields of brand development, startup strategy implementation & execution, consulting, advisory, business development and negotiation, HTML5, SaaS, Cloud Solutions, API Integrations & Big Data.
Robert is the founder of PromotedApp, winner of the Top 3 Award in May 2014, at the finals of a 10 week European Commission sponsored (EMMINVEST) event, out of 113 startups across 7 European countries.
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