Kaidi Ruusalepp

Kaidi Ruusalepp

Founder & CEO @ Funderbeam

Founder and CEO of Funderbeam, the marketplace where growth companies are funded and traded across borders. Funderbeam combines three stages of investor journey into one: startup analytics, investing, and trading on the secondary market. Powered by blockchain technology, the marketplace delivers capital to growth companies and on-demand liquidity to investors worldwide. Member of Startup Europe Advisory Board at European Commission. Kaidi is a former CEO of Nasdaq Tallinn Stock Exchange and of the Central Securities Depository. Co-Founder of Estonian Service Industry Association. A lawyer by training, she co-authored the Estonian Digital Signatures Act of 2000 — landmark legislation that enables secure digital identities and, in turn, the country’s booming electronic economy.

ICOs are the new IPOs?

ZEST Stage

What is the promise behind ICOs (Initial Coin Offerings)? What’s cool about ICOs, what’s not? Catch up on the latest news on this trend and find out why regulators are now keen to regulate this. Keynote by Kaidi Ruusalepp, Founder & CEO @ Funderbeam.

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