Simona Macellari, libertarian – cypherpunk believer and bitcoin maximalist, is Product Owner at Ekon Gold, Director of Blockchainlab GmbH and OOD, as well as of BHB Network Project, which nurture the strongest community of experts and provide enterprises with the skills to use Blockchain and bitcoin.

Before joining the bitcoin world, Simona was Associate Partner at The Innovation Group until 2015, EMEA Research and Consulting Manager at IDC Financial Insights, from 2004 to 2009 and Manager at IDC Consulting, from 2000 to 2004.

Simona is a certified barrister at the Bar association of Sofia, Bulgaria; holds an MBA at SDA Bocconi, with major on ICT, and a law degree at Università degli Studi di Perugia.