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Peter Smith

Peter Smith

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Peter Smith is the Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer of Blockchain, a financial technology company headquartered in London. Under his leadership, the firm has raised over $75 million in capital from some of the world's leading investors. A notable thought leader in the FinTech space, Smith is recognized as the 2016 World Economic Forum Technology Pioneer. He has been featured in leading publications and has spoken at conferences around the world, including Techcrunch Disrupt, Money 20/20, Web Summit, Collision, and Wired Money.

Professional Experience

  • Smith has lived, studied, and worked in the United States, Europe, MENA, East Africa, and Asia.
  • He has appeared as a guest on Real Vision.
  • His hobbies include reading, running, trekking, surfing, and climbing up or skiing down a mountain.