Adam Jiwan is co-founder, chairman and CEO of Spring Labs, which is building, in partnership with some of the world’s largest financial institutions, a decentralized network for credit rating, identity verification, and anti-fraud applications. Adam is also a seed investor and founding board member of Avant, a leading digital lender. He is co-founder and chairman of Future Finance, Europe’s leading millennial finance company. He helped develop Brazil’s largest independent real estate finance business, BFRE, prior to its sale in 2012. He built Rodina, a Russian mortgage bank and advised on the development of Arkera, a UK-based AI wealth management software business. He is the co-controlling shareholder and co-chairman of TrialWorks, a leading litigation-focused software company in the US. He is a co-founder of Canada’s first publicly-listed SPAC. Previously, he was a Partner and CEO of TPG-Axon UK and HK, and he began his career at Soros Fund Management and The Blackstone Group. He serves and has served as a director of numerous private and public companies.