Meet the Board
By bringing together the expertise of pioneers in this field and sharing knowledge and insights already gained, FIBREE wants to make an important contribution to the adoption and implementation of this technology in the real estate market in the coming years.
President – Berlin, Germany
Achim worked as architect and project manager in Germany and the UK and completed an MBA at Vlerick Business School. For six years he was head of IT at Daimler Real Estate. Currently he works as consultant for digital transformation and blockchain for the real estate industry.
Vice President PR / Corporate Relations – Amsterdam, Netherlands
Jo is founder of Blockchain2RealEstate, offering consultancy services to organisations that want to explore, develop or get connected to the right business partners to do the first experiments with blockchain in real estate.
Board Member – Bogotá, Colombia
In 2019 he helped as a Cofounder the first PropTech Association in Latam & bootstrapped CityZeen as the “Netflix of Neighborhoods” to improve community living by leveraging DLT & UAV technologies.
Board Member – Athens, Greece
Board Member – Lisbon, Portugal
My best aptitudes are creativity and resilience which have allowed me to develop expertise on new tech development (Project Management, Agile, Lean Management, Design Thinking…), playing an active role in FIBREE as an Executive Board Member for the use and application of Blockchain in the Real Estate industry and implementing new technologies (Document Automation, collaborative platforms, chatbots, document review and signature platforms…).
Founder of companies like royalestates.pt, royalnomads.io and creator of innovative projects like smardeed.io CEO of a Group of companies Mercury Vortex, Big Ed and Vanguard 88 bringing innovation and speed to high frequency digital asset trading.
Board Member – Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Entrepreneur, Investor, founder of several successful startups, speaker and corporate trainer, professional consultant and Executive advisor, with Nineteen years Sales, customer service, development and portfolio management experience.
Founder and CEO of Arms &McGregor International Group® including Arms &McGregor Leisure, Vacations, Investments and Realty ®. Aside of running Arms &McGregor International Realty ® Makram is also the Founder of BBP a specialist media and tech agency and have cofounded other Real estate brokerages similar to Morgan’s International Realty and Clemson porter Properties. Regional Chair of FIBREE, the Foundation for International Blockchain and Real Estate Expertise.
Makram is an author or 3 books and more than 200 articles.
Makram’s vision is to Revolutionize real estate as an asset class by Liquifying, adding transparency, removing imperfections and making it accessible. Makram’s concept Real estate 6.0 is considered the future of what the asset class will become.
Specialties: Proptech (tokenization & real estate related Block chain tech), Portfolio development and management, Syndication, Time Share, Fractional Ownership, Private residence club, Real estate, Creative Media Solutions
Community Engagement – Vienna, Austria
He gained experience in real estate finance in London and for six years as franchise manager and real estate marketer for a renowned Austrian real estate agency. He also worked as a licensed real estate broker in the residential real estate sector and in the area of investment properties.
John Dean Markunas
Regional Development North America – Miami, USA
Board Member – São Paulo, Brazil
I am a professional with experience in strategic planning and Blockchain applications for businesses and Real Estate market, mentoring startups and digital businesses.
Since 1999 I have developed several businesses in the Brazilian online market in partnership with other major entrepreneurs.
Over the past 5 years I have dedicated myself to promoting BlockChain technology and the digital assets market, contributing to the development and dissemination of new technologies that will provoke a new revolution in the way we deal with money and trust.
I am currently a Country Manager for CoinPayments, a board member of FIBREE and and a Co-Founder at Insignia.
Specializations: Entrepreneur, E-commerce, Digital Mktg, Startups, Digital Assets, Blockchain, CryptoCurrencies, Security Tokens, Real State Tokens
Secretary – London, UK
Governance Structure and Ethics – Ljubljana, Slovenia
Denis is a forward-thinking, open-minded entrepreneur with a passion for the unknown. After getting acquainted with Ethereum in early 2016 he immersed himself in studying blockchain technology and partnered up with Medius, an IT development company.
In 2018 Denis co-founded Blocksquare, a company leveraging blockchain technology to enable established real estate businesses worldwide to easily create and issue tokens linked to real estate properties, opening the world of real estate investments to anyone with an internet connection.
Treasurer / CFO – Zug, Switzerland
Walter is active in the blockchain industry since 2014 and contributed to about a dozen blockchain projects in Switzerland working as executive board member in the consulting industry. Today he is CTO of world’s first Crypto Bank „Sygnum.com“ which is located with two headquarters in Switzerland and Singapore. For the German-Austrian-Swiss region he organizes the „blockchain-real.at“ which is the largest annual conference on blockchain and real estate in the FIBREE ecosystem.