Mr Michiel Berende

Organisation full name: Riskebiz - Inclusive Finance Blockchain Solutions B.V.
Position: Blockchain Expert
Description (bio):

Michiel Berende works on microinsurance and technologies for microinsurance as a freelance consultant for various organisations around the globe. Among those organisations are the Microinsurance Network, PharmAccess Foundation, the International Labour Organisation, the German Federal Enterprise for International Cooperation (GIZ), the Inter-American Development Bank, Dutch insurer Achmea, and others. Michiel was also the facilitator of the Microinsurance Network Technology Working Group.

In January 2016, Michiel co-founded RISKebiz Inclusive finance Blockchain Solutions B.V., a Dutch/Canadian FinTech company, with the aim to enhance access to financial services through blockchain technology. Through the use of blockchain technologies, such as smart contracts and multi-signature addresses, digital tokens and cryptocurrencies, we have developed applications to improve the efficiency and cost-effectiveness of financial services.

Expertise: Technology
Region (where based): Europe and Central Asia