Meltem Demirors
FounderAthena Capital
Meltem Demirors is a cryptocurrency investor, advisor, and advocate, with a unique blend of experience in both legacy & blockchain-based finance and cryptocurrencies.

Ms. Demirors most recently served as Vice President of Development at Digital Currency Group, a role which saw her support the launch of DCG in 2015 and grow to manage the largest investment portfolio of cryptocurrency and blockchain companies. She also managed DCG's network of corporate partners and investors, including some of the world's largest financial institutions.

Ms. Demirors currently invests in and advises startups, funds, and corporations on cryptocurrency and blockchain strategy via her personal investment vehicle, Athena Capital.

Ms. Demirors holds a BA in Mathematical Economics from Rice University and an MBA from the MIT Sloan School of Management. She is on the World Economic Forum Blockchain Council, and lectures at MIT and Oxford.