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.
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 heading the digital real estate processes at Daimler Real Estate. Currently he works for Drees & Sommer where he is responsible for Digital Advisory and blockchain.
Alex is an architect by vocation, with a multidisciplinary and generalist approach to this profession. Involved in the blockchain and cryptocurrency sector since 2013, with experience in mining and analysis of the crypto market, has always been stimulated to bring new technologies into Real Estate.
Since 2016 he regularly organizes Blockchain for Real Estate Meetups in Milan to create synergies and educate the sector on the potential of blockchain. In 2018 he founded the Swiss company BrikBit Digital Shares Sagl to develop an ecosystem for the management of real estate initiatives.
JOHN DEAN MARKUNAS
Regional Development North America
New York City, USA
John is a real estate industry blockchain consultant based in New York, where he is the Principal Consultant of his own firm, Power of Chain Consultancy LLC (PoC). Power of Chain provides blockchain advisory and business development services to startups and mid-size enterprises in the real estate sectors of green energy assets, tokenization, transactions global land registries and land governance.
Governance Structure and Ethics
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.
Florian is Co-Founder of the PRICMA platform, the one-stop shop for real estate investments, and has a sound and wide-ranging know-how when it comes to real estate.
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.
Vice President PR / Corporate Relations
Jo has 20 years of experience in Real Estate at FGH Bank and Rabo Real Estate Division, DLL, IVBN, Vesteda. He is investigating blockchain-technology since 2014, with focus to its applicability to real estate processes.
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.
Kevin is an Experienced Commercial Manager with a demonstrated history of working in the Infrastructure sector. Strong program and project management, skilled in ICMS2 elemental cost planning, procurement, parametric estimation, RICS BIM Project Manager, Blockchain FIBREE London chair, BSI committee member for life cycle costing and RICS CPD trainer.
Walter has bits in his veins – he started to code at 14 and sold his first commercial software product nation wide when he was 19. Before he founded his own Blockchain startup, he was on the on the executive board as CTO of a Swiss ITC company with over 300 employees.
Now Walter wants to bring the Blockchain technology to real estate business by providing fully pegged currencies which can be used for escrow services, crowdfunding and to fulfill AML/KYC obligations.
John is a partner at Hall & Wilcox in Melbourne, Australia. He acted as lawyer for a wide range of financial services providers including retail and wholesale fund managers, investment advisers, financial planners, stock brokers . He has taken a keen interest in Blockchain and crypto currencies having advised clients on the establishment of crypto currency funds and establishing crypto currency exchanges. He is also director and company secretary of Blockchain Australia and a course Mentor for the Blockchain RMIT Strategy Course.