GEORG GREVE

CHAIRMAN AND HEAD OF PRODUCT DEVELOPMENT AT VEREIGN AG (Switzerland)

Georg is one of the leading sovereign and open technology entrepreneurs with deep insights into business, technology and strategy. A self-taught software developer, graduate of Physics from the University of Hamburg, Georg has been the founding president of the Free Software Foundation Europe (FSFE), a consultant to Google and others, founder and CEO of a spin-out from the German office for IT security, and is now a co-founder of Vereign, a Cryptovalley company focused on verifiable and self-sovereign identity. For his achievements for open and sovereign technologies, Georg has been honored in 2009 with the Federal Cross of Merit by the president of the Federal Republic of Germany.