Michael Jackson is a lifelong technologist, passionate about the digital economy’s power to fundamentally change value chains, eliminate inefficiencies, and redistribute wealth. Actively involved in crypto since 2013, Michael is a strategic advisor across top companies including Blockchain.com, popular protocols, and European crypto funds. Michael’s multi-decade career as an engineer turned operator has enabled him to be a critical conduit between the old and new financial worlds, serving as the only executive to be on the board of both a traditional bank and a crypto bank. An early crypto evangelist, Michael developed one of the first NFTs “Wen Lambo” which was recently on display at Christie’s. When he's not in pursuit of the ideal use case for blockchain technology, he’s developing governance for new cryptos and helping teams build viable businesses for this new financial system. Follow him @overdrev.