Olinga Taeed

Advisor China on Blockchain & E-commerce

Olinga Taeed is Council Member (of just 7) and Expert Advisor to the ‘China E-Commerce Blockchain Committee’ (CECBC) responsible for targeting growth to US$ 100 trillion, maintaining current China 70% global market share, and government compliance’ for the national Ministry of Commerce.  He is Chief Editor of international peer reviewed Swiss journal Frontiers in Blockchain with 367 editors, Social Value and Intangibles Review with 125 editors, and UK government sponsored Efficiency Exchange. He is founder and director of the not-for-profit Centre for Citizenship, Enterprise and Governance which is the world’s leading think tank on the movement of value (measurement, transaction and delivery) with 125,000 members. He is Visiting Professor in Blockchain at Birmingham City University, and previously Professor in Social Enterprise and Northampton University. He conducted the UK’s first (and only) ICO in 2017 with FCA guidance, the Seratio Token focusing on Non-Financial Assets; he is currently setting up the Seratio Bank, a blockchain bank with UK£ 210 million initial capital. He retired at the age of 48 in 2008 from a successful private sector career with 9000 staff across 12 companies.