Oliver Gale

Oliver Gale

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Oliver Gale is a seasoned fintech entrepreneur, CBDC pioneer, investor, advisor, and global advocate of distributed ledger technology. Gale is the Founder and CEO of Panther Protocol, an interoperable, fully collaterized privacy solution for DeFi, and Elemental, a Web3 credit lending platform. He is also the Founder of, the first crypto exchange in the Caribbean and the world’s first CBDC network provider that leverages blockchain and distributed ledger technology. In addition, he is the Founder of BaseTwo, a multi-strategy venture and quantitative investment firm focused on digital assets, and a Director and Co-Founder of Fluent Finance, the world’s first bank federation led stablecoin protocol. Gale is a leading global advocate that champions policy-making discussions and thought leadership at central banks, government entities, and organizations, including the UN, ITU, Commonwealth Secretariat, MIT, and the MIF. Outside of work, he is also an award-winning international reggae and hip-hop artist.

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