Toya is a seasoned marketing and communications specialist with a background in technology, finance, and blockchain. Since her first foray into the cryptocurrency industry, Toya has assisted notable cryptocurrency startups in raising tens of millions of dollars.
Toya began her career at Elliott, Barings, Latham & Watkins, HKVCA, and Huawei before transitioning into the crypto and blockchain space in 2016 with OKX and subsequently joining AAX as Deputy COO, where she helped the exchange achieve unprecedented heights. She now finds herself as Chief Marketing Officer at Bit.com, a full suite cryptocurrency exchange.
Apart from diving into the world of crypto, Toya is an avid underwater diver and an accomplished percussionist.
CMO of Bit.com
Joel is the Co-Managing Director and Co-founder of Frontier Global Underwriting Limited. With over 15 years’ industry experience spanning the Australian, Asian and UK markets, Joel is a specialist in the liability classes of Directors & Officers and Professional Indemnity. Joel has been employed by four of the world’s largest global insurers in roles spanning underwriting, portfolio management and executive management. Most recently Joel held the position of Head of Asia Pacific for Financial Lines business for a specialised Lloyd’s syndicate based in Singapore. Joel holds an undergraduate degree in Criminology and post graduate degrees in International Business and Business Administration from Queensland University of Technology and the Australian Institute of Business respectively.
Joel is passionate about pushing the boundaries of traditional classes of insurance to allow them to become enablers of emerging technologies and industries. His passion lies in providing solutions and understanding things deeply that others don't or can't.
Frontier Global Underwriting, Managing Director
Fascinated with creating Web3.0 strategic models where community and purpose converge. Strong believer that Brands need to be a force for good. Leveraging on years of diverse experiences in corporates, non-profit, advisory and board roles, I am driven by what we can collectively reimagine and recreate.
Head, OneSight EssilorLuxottica Foundation (Asean)
Myrtle has helped hundreds of companies to benefit and transform their businesses to disrupt, adjust or scale by utilizing the latest technological tools, and products or helping to build from scratch.
Myrtle Anne Ramos is the founder of the Award Winning Blockchain, Crypto, Defi, NFT, IoT, AI, and Metaverse PR Firm Block Tides (Marketing, Growth Hacking, Sales, Social Media Management, Giving opportunities to people, Media Distribution Services, Investor Relations, Public Relations) Official Influencer of CoinMarketCap. A scholar graduate of Draper University for Blockchain & Entrepreneurship powered by Tezos. She is currently an advisor for many Blockchain and Tech companies, and now leading as the Co-Founder of a gamified and open Internet culture metaverse, PlaceWar.
Global Advisory Board of the International Council of E-Commerce along with being recognized by the endorsements of the US Federal Government, US Army, National Security Agency and the Committee on National Security Systems, the FBI, Microsoft, IBM, and the United Nations. EC-Council Advisory Board of CBP comprises well-known industry experts and top blockchain professionals from global brands across a diverse range of industries.
Myrtle Anne Ramos is a Brand and Marketing Strategist who partners with CEOs, executives, and solopreneurs to grow their personal and professional brands, human-to-human. After spending nearly a decade working in tech, PR, and marketing for multimillion-dollar brands and startups, Myrtle knows what drives conversions, sold-out launches, and Global interviews. Myrtle has landed coverage in print and broadcast outlets worldwide, including The Manila Times, Bloomberg, Cointelegraph, Benzinga, Tech Times, Bitcoin.com, and many more.
In addition to her extensive PR and marketing experience, Myrtle is a trained business coach.
Recognitions and Connections:
-Nominated for Crypto Media Asia and Women In Blockchain by CryptoAwards2022 by Finexpo
-50 Unstoppable Women Leaders of Today & Tomorrow by Engati, 2022
-101 Global Twitter Influencers to follow for 2022 by Engati
-Top 1 both Crypto Media Asia and Women In Blockchain for CryptoAwards 2021 by Blockchain Fest Cyprus
-Nominated Stevie International Awards 2021 for Best PR & Media for Block Tides
-Top 50 WomenTech Community Award 2021.
-Top 100 for Wirex Rising Women in Crypto Power List
-Nominated for WeAreCity’s Rising Stars Global Awards 2021
-Best PR of 2020 by Pitchdeck Asia
-Top 1 Crypto Journalist 2019, Gurus Awards
Myrtle has helped many social issues by donating and helping using her event to donate to those who are in need. (E.g Typhoon Ulysses, Earthquakes, Volcanic Eruptions and etc.) She raised plenty for donations alone and is giving away help during the COVID-19 Pandemic through her Block Tides Live Series.
Supervised 10000+ Media Publications. Worked with The Face magazine Vietnam, the #1 TV show in Vietnam Talkshow. We are a team of well-experienced marketers and PR heavily involved in blockchain technology.
Conducted over 50 successful Fintech and blockchain summits in Asia, Myrtle helped more than 200 blockchain projects for PR, Marketing, Social Media Management, and Investor Relations, and raised more than $6,000,000+ both local and international. Our team is a golden bridge towards expanding the project globally in no time with our strategic partnership between Asia Token Fund and Block PR Asia.
Block Tides under the leg of Asia Token Fund, Myrtle is heavily connected with all Blockchain and mainstream media and is partnered with the top-notch Blockchain, Tech, Fintech & Crypto events, and companies globally.
Myrtle Anne Ramos
Founder and CEO Block Tides, PlaceWar
Eloisa is a Tokenomics Engineer focusing on token model architecture, token macro-/micro-economics structure, crypto market simulations and gamification strategies for Web3 businesses. She is currently a partner to VCs and accelerators, while also working as an advisor to self-funded crypto startups, which she has been doing since 2018.
Bocconi University Bachelor ‘19, HULT MiB ‘20.
Tokenomics Expert & VC Partner
A multilingual Singaporean, Felix is a seasoned entrepreneur with more than 15 years of experience in traditional finance, including investment banking, hedge funds, fund raising and regulatory & compliance matters in Singapore, Japan, and Dubai.
His project, Salad Ventures, is backed by leading investors such as Gemini, Alameda Research, Multicoin Capital, Santiago R Santos, Anthony “Pomp” Pompliano, Jack Herrick, among others.
Co-Founder of Salad Ventures
Andrea Iorio is not only a professional keynote speaker to more than 100 companies per year, but is also the author of two best-selling books, an MBA professor, and a Top 30 business podcaster in Brazil. Born in Italy, he is a renowned economist, holding a degree from Bocconi University in Milan. His former leadership roles include Head of Tinder in Latin America, a position he held for five years, and also Chief Digital Officer at L’Oréal in Brazil. Both of Andrea's books reached the coveted position of number 1 in Amazon's People Management and Leadership books category.
Leonard is currently the VP of Strategy & Operations, Business Development, Community Engagement & Partnerships at Galactic Entertainment, whose flagship product is the sci-fi shooter PlanetQuest (1 billion valuation, 220k Discord, Tier 1 Investors).
He is also a strategic advisor at GEMS (eSports hotel franchise and game aggregator platform), Digital Insights Games (founded by Top Tencent, EA, Ubisoft, Take-Two, Blizzard executives, and the creator of the Might and Magic franchise). Formerly, he was part of the Core Founding Team of World Overlay Studios (an upcoming gamified metaverse SDK and portal) and Catheon Gaming (record breaking IDO, number of investors and partners).
A law graduate from NUS in 2017, he was trained in the US and was a technical project manager, agile scrum master and a full stack web developer by profession.
Galactic Entertainment, Vice President of Strategy & Operations, Business Development, Community Engagement & Partnerships
Tobias Bauer 托比亚斯 is the Principal at Blockchain Founders Fund which invests in and venture builds top-tier startups. He is a Startup Mentor for 500 Startups, APX, PlugAndPlay, NUMA New York, Alchemist Accelerator, and a Venture Partner of Republic.
He worked in the investment team of Chinaccelerator, one of the global elite accelerator programs operated by the venture fund SOSV with $907M+ AUM in China.
Furthermore, he worked for the German Government in Thailand where he co-organized the NSTF, a career fair with 1.1M visitors, in order to enable students to build their professional career. In the past, he has lived in 9 different countries across 15 cities and is fluent in Mandarin Chinese, English and German.
Tobias holds a MSc. in Management + CEMS Master’s in International Management with Distinction from National University of Singapore and Tsinghua University (清华大学) and a Bachelor’s in Management and Law with Distinction from Management Center Innsbruck and Southwestern University of Finance and Economics.
Principal at Blockchain Founders Fund