Advisory board

  • Her Royal Highness Queen Diambi Kabatusuila of Democratic Republic of Kongo

    Diambi Kabatusuila was crowned as the ruler of the Bena Tshiyamba People of Bakwa Indu of Central Kasaï Region part of the ancient Luba Empire in the Democratic Republic of Congo on August 31st 2016. She has been enthroned by all the Bakwa Luntu Chiefs on July 15 2017 and now holds the Title of Diambi Mukalenga Mukaji Wa Nkashama Wa Bakwa Luntu (Queen of the Order of the Leopard of the Bakwa Luntu People). On March 3, 2019, the Queen was crowned in Salvador de Bahia, Queen Mother of the Bantu People of Brazil, the Historical African Diaspora.
    Queen Diambi is Founder and Executive Director of the Elikia Hope Foundation, New York USA. She is the Director of Public Relations of the PanAfrican Council of Traditional and Customary Authorities and she sits as the President of the board of Directors of African Views, New York, USA. Queen Diambi is Vice Chairperson of the Global Blockchain Organization that is an initiative of the Alternative Development Organization.
    Queen Diambi strongly believe in promoting a culture of peace in the world. She thinks that to insure that we are creating a peaceful environment in an ever challenging global milieu, it is primordial to foster a compassionate attitude, mutual respect and a desire for understanding people who are different and who often have opposing interests .  Queen Diambi has taken many initiatives to create such opportunities by traveling  across the globe to seek friendship and alliances between her People and diverse communities by encouraging people to go outside of their comfort zone to reach out and share about their experiences, culture, history and traditions as well as to learn about others’. In her view the will and the decision to reach out to others with an open heart to highlight similarities in fundamental needs, concerns, values and aspirations  is the premise of friendship that can pave the way for peace and prosperity for all.

  • Kari Eielson Mork

    Ms. Kari Eielson Mork offers almost four decades of investment marketing, sales, communications, events and management experience. As an experienced professional her track-record is proven offering success since 1981 in the U.S., Switzerland since 1988 and the Middle East since 1991. Specialising in alternative investments she has held Executive Director-level positions and is actively focused on the environmental sector.

  • Inge Leutscher

    Ms. Inge Leutscher is the President and Founder of EXCELLENCE International, a Luxury Magazine and Consulting Company, which offers exclusive services with completе solutions in the luxury world of Real Estate, Aviation, Yachting, Jewelry, Public and International Relations, Travel and Lifestyle, Conferences, Events and Philanthropy.
    Headquartered in Geneva, Switzerland, Ms. Leutscher has more than 35 years of experience in these various sectors, working with and advising VIP’s, Royalties, Dignitaries and Heads of States worldwide.

  • Guenther Dobrauz-Saldapenna

    Guenther is a Partner with PwC in Zurich, Leader of PwC Legal Switzerland, a member of PwC’s Global Legal Leadership Team directing the firm’s global legal practice comprising 4000+ lawyers in 90+ countries and the firm’s Global Financial Services Legal Leader.
    He received his Masters and PhD degrees in law from Johannes Kepler University (Linz, Austria). Guenther also holds an MBA from the University of Strathclyde Graduate School of Business (Glasgow, UK) and has participated in Executive Education Programs at Harvard Business School, Harvard Law School and IMD.
    Before joining PwC Guenther held a similar position at another Big 4. Prior to this Guenther was Legal Counsel of an international hedge fund group and family office for several years and has also served for a number of years as Managing Partner and Legal Counsel of a Swiss Venture Capital firm. Guenther has also practiced in court and with a leading business law firm.
    Today Guenther specializes in supporting the structuring, authorization and ongoing lifecycle management of financial intermediaries and their products. In addition he is focused on the implementation of large scale regulatory change and compliance alignment projects at Swiss and international financial institutions with particular focus on EU and Swiss regulations. Guenther is also the trusted advisor to several governments, international organisations and supervisory authorities on creating new regulatory frameworks. His passion as a practicing tech-enthusiast since 2002 is innovation linked to Exponential Technologies with a particular focus on achieving decentralization and he has also been working to promote sustainability since 2010 where he advocates a systemwide change towards a circular economy.
    Guenther is the author of eight books on innovation and the European, Swiss and Liechtenstein legal regulatory framework as well as of 100+ publications in international expert magazines and has to date been speaking at more than 200 conferences worldwide. Guenther is a permanent member of the Swiss Fund & Asset Management Association’s Specialists Committee “Legal & Compliance Asset Management”, of the ecomomiesuisse “Financial Market Regulation” working group, of the Regulatory Working Group at Swiss Fintech Innovations, a Member of the Advisory Board of the Swiss LegalTech Association and of the European Law Observatory on New Technologies (ELONTech), Co-Host of Legal Hackers Zurich and a lecturer at various universities around the world

  • Jorge Sebastiao

    A seasoned CTO, with experience in Blockchain, Cloud Computing, Cyber Security, Disaster Recovery, Bigdata, AI, &managed services professional focused on business value.
    Jorge has been advisor in ten ICOs with comprehensive understanding of applications of risks of Blockchain technology.
    He created the process A6 of security: Assess, Architect, Apply, Administer, Awareness and Agility. He architects practical & business focused solutions using standards and industry best practices, designed SLAs to meet today’s business resiliency using cloud computing & managed services business requirements. Mr. Sebastiao has been the speaker at numerous international conferences with topics including: Blockchain, AI, Cloud Computing, Cyber Security, Big Data, & Managed Services.

  • Georgy Gontuar

    Georgy Gontuar is a professional banker and investment manager with a Ph.D. in Economics and a PgDip (Oxon.) in Global Business at Said Business School, University of Oxford. He has been engaged in private and corporate banking as well as portfolio management for almost 15 years, focusing on business development, relationship management and client acquisition of (U)HNWIs and large corporations. Georgy is currently the Chief Investment Officer and Chairman of the Advisory Board at Dominion Blockchain Ltd., an international blockchain and crypto company based in Toronto, Canada. In addition to English, Georgy speaks Russian, French and German at different levels of proficiency.

  • Alan Landry

    Alan is an extremely experienced and accomplished International pianist and singer.
    During his extraordinary career he has achieved a top ten hit in the USA and has collaborated with the great Stevie Wonder on a number of occasions. He has performed at some of the world’s most prestigious hotels in front of personalities such as Bill Gates, Billy Joel, Mariah Carey, Beyonce and more.
    His electric performances are full of energy and passion and can be performed in English, French, Spanish, Italian and Russian.
    His shows can be tailored to suit the needs of the client. He can also perform a stage show featuring dazzling choreography, stunning back up singers and powerful covers of Ray Charles, Marvin Gaye, Kool And The Gang , Earth Wind And Fire, Stevie Wonder, Barry White, Otis Redding and more.
    Alan’s fully customizable shows and energetic performances will bring an extra spark of excitement to your event.

  • Pierre Rolin

    Pierre N. Rolin is a Canadian entrepreneur with over 30 years of real estate asset management and investment advisory experience. Rolin was previously based in London, Frankfurt, and New York and has closed more than 500 real estate investments valued in excess of US$15 billion and delivered an average 18 percent IRR for his clients. Rolin was appointed a Member of Senior Management & Global Head of Credit Suisse International Real Estate based in London at the age of 35. Following his career at Credit Suisse Rolin founded a global real estate asset manager, built a team of 25 professionals and led a US$6.4 billion under management platform which included 125 direct properties and four customised private equity real estate funds.
    Mr. Rolin is Chairman & CEO of Ankh Real Estate Inc, a global real estate advisory firm servicing UHNW private investors, developers, sovereign wealth funds, and private equity funds.
    Rolin is Advisor for business development to the CEO’s of a portfolio of technology companies with a strong mission-related social impact focus. Investments are made across the entire investment cycle from angel to late stage. Industry sectors have included: car mobility, wearable healthcare & mobile health tech, smart materials, curated marketplaces, fashion e-commerce, data science, 3D printing, cinematic IP content-technology & delivery, cloud based institutional broker-dealer, and accelerator of short term retail space content “Pop-Ups”.
    Rolin shared his experiences as a presenter including The World Economic Forum in Davos, The Milken Institute Global Conference in Los Angeles, and the Young Presidents Organization in London.
    Rolin established the Rolin Foundation, a private U.S. non-profit grant-giving foundation in 2006 which supports learning through art, education and cultural heritage initiatives for gifted underprivileged children.
    Mr Rolin is a caring venture capitalist and the founder of Ankh Impact Ventures ("AIV"), a new impact-driven venture investment platform that invests in agents of change building a more sustainable, inclusive, and equitable future and reimagining how we learn, live, and consume. AIV’s “open architecture” approach to investing for impact means it not only invests directly at the pre-seed stage in startups, it also invests in other mission-driven, for-profit platforms such as impact funds, labs, accelerators, incubators, studios, and public-private partnerships. AIV focuses on diverse founders to promote access to capital and opportunity for all agents of change. Its impact areas of focus are: an Inclusive Digital & Creative Economy, Smart Cities & Climate Action, and Sustainable & Conscious Consumption.

  • Ron Chandiramani

    Ron Chandiramani is the founder, sole owner, and Group President of Al Midas International Group, a highly diversified family office across many sectors and geographies, with sophistication in innovative investment strategies.
    A distinguished member of The Greenwich Roundtable, a deep thinker and highly sought after Speaker, Moderator, Chair on Global Conferences on various subjects, with 48 years experience in many fields of businesses which Ron pioneered and set up internationally, which he manages with a direct hands-on involvement.
    Ron also participates in industries and technologies with innovative concepts, which primarily focus on impactful sustainable development, helping to reverse the ravaging damages caused by climate change, by providing renewable energies to reduce carbon emissions to benefit the planet.
    Ron is Co-Founder, Partner and Global Brand Ambassador of H2ART (Hydrogen Accumulation & Recuperation Technology), using water as raw material to produce hydrogen as energy, and electricity and free desalinated water as by-products, creating zero emissions in the process. This cutting-edge technology can provide energy across the entire spectrum to replace dependency on fossil fuels, and power existing cities and also create new SMART CITIES as “HOLISTIC HEAVENS”, customized as Live, Work, Play and Walk to Work communities, to enhance quality of life and optimize usage of time. Ron is heavily invested in the automotive sector, with brands like Hispano Suiza.
    Ron’s primary passion is to raise awareness about the only non-renewable resource, TIME, by investing, creating and implementing technologies like H2ART in the automotive, industrial, maritime and aviation sectors, because as a seasoned aviator for decades, Ron emphasizes the value of time as “each second counts”, because:
    “We cannot add ‘Years’ to our Life – but we can add ‘Life’ to our Years”.

  • Walter Fonseca

    Based in Geneva and Monaco, Walter is co-founder of Phimpact Investments, a Social and Environmental Impact Investment group specialized in sustainable investments, technology for good fund raising and strategic acquisitions for selected projects and family groups. Walter has more than 30 years of experience in, private Equity , Venture Capital and Direct Investments. He led more than 60 successful acquisitions, 29 M&A deals, and more than 40 Venture Capital investments, leading personally more than 30 successful exits through strategic buyers.
    Prior to Phimpact, he developed his career at international organizations like Merrill Lynch, ABN AMRO and Citicorp, in New York, Buenos Aires, Sao Paulo, London and Geneva. He was part of the founding team of Citicorp Venture Capital (CVC) and Citicorp Capital Investors pioneers in the industry . He has participated in more than 39 fund raising process for different direct investment vehicles, VC`s , Private Equity and Real Estate Investment Funds.
    As General Partner , he was appointed as board member in more than 30 privately held and listed portfolio companies, including three where he acted as CEO.
    Philanthropic fund raiser for foundations and endowments.
    PAD from the IAE Business School, Master in Finance and Graduate in Economics from the UBA. Global CEO Program IESE, Spain. Post graduate in Philosophy and Strategy.