Nicolas Cary, is a serial entrepreneur and lifelong technologist. He attributes much of his insight to his personal journeys around the world. He holds degrees in Business with an emphasis in Leadership Studies and International Political Economy. He has taught English and conducted poverty reduction assessments in rural India prior to spending the past decade growing start-ups. He is trilingual, and has a deep passion for positive digital disruption. He was a founding teammate and Partner at the CRM company PipelineDeals where he focused on product development and management. In 2013 he Co-Founded Blockchain. More recently he Co-Founded Youth Business USA, the leading non-profit youth business accelerator.
Winner of the 2015 European Digital Leader award for his inspiring and innovative contribution to initiate progress in the digital world, Mr. Cary has traveled globally focusing on FinTech and Entrepreneurial advocacy. His media appearances include the NYT, NPR, WSJ, Financial Times, Wired, Forbes, Entrepreneur, TedX, CNN, CNBC, TechCrunch, CNET, World Economic Forum, OECD, Marketwatch and many more.
His company Blockchain is the world’s leading Bitcoin software company. It’s stated mission, is to build an open, accessible and fair financial future, one piece of software at a time. Blockchain has over 8 million users, they run the most widely trusted block explorer, and manage the most widely used developer platform in the digital assets eco-system. In 2014, Blockchain raised the largest first outside capital round in industry history announcing over $30.5 million closed from leading venture capital firms.