Person avatar: Alex Mashinsky

Alex Mashinsky

General Management / Strategy

Company logo: celsius network

Celsius Network

Founder & CEO

Bio

NOAH objectives: - Meet investors for current $30M growth round - Explore Partnership opportunities Celsius is a Digital Asset Lending company growing exponentially at over 40% per month with run rate in May of $10m in revenues and AUM of $230m after only 10 months of operation. The Company is close to profitability. Alex is one of the inventors of VOIP (Voice Over Internet Protocol) with a foundational patent dating back to 1994 and is now working on MOIP (Money Over Internet Protocol) technology. Over 35 patents have been issued to Alex, relating to exchanges, VOIP protocols, messaging and communication. Alex is a serial entrepreneur and founder of seven New York City-based startups, raising more than $1 billion and exiting over $3 billion. Alex founded two of New York City’s top 10 venture-backed exits since 2000: Arbinet, with a 2004 IPO that had a market capitalization of over $750 million; and Transit Wireless, valued at $1.2 billion. Alex has received numerous awards for innovation, including being nominated twice by E&Y as ‘Entrepreneur of the Year’, in 2002 & 2011; Crain’s 2010 Top Entrepreneur; the prestigious 2000 Albert Einstein Technology medal; and the Technology Foresight Award for Innovation (presented in Geneva at Telecom 99). As one of the pioneers of web-based exchanges, Alex authored patents that cover aspects of the Smart Grid, ad exchanges, Twitter, Skype, App Store, Netflix streaming concept and many other popular web companies. Additionally, Arbinet’s fundraising story was featured as a case study in 2001 by Harvard Business School.

Conference attendance

NOAH19 Berlin

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Primary Company Info

Headquarters:
London
Country:
United Kingdom
Year Founded:
2017
Employees:
11-25
Active Markets:
Central & Eastern Europe All, Southern Europe All, Western Europe All, Northern Europe All,

Edition June 2019

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