Fred Antunes

Fred Antunes ~ Board President @ Portuguese Blockchain and Cryptocurrencies Association

Fred Antunes born in Lisbon, Portugal and it is one of the first Bitcoin early adopters in the country.

Graduated in Philosophy, post-graduated in marketing and comunication and senior researcher in mind science and neuro-marketing.

Crypto-enthusiast from the time of “Cypherpunks”, in the end of 2009 started to investigate the impact of the blockchain technology in the human society as a solution of governance. Mined his first Bitcoin’s in the end of 2009, invested in the first real hard fork – Litecoin and was whitelisted to Ethereum ICO. His vision is not only about technical or financial investiments but also aproaches the subject in a political, educational, comercial, cultural, and human perspective.

At the moment he is the current board president of the portuguese blockchain and cryptocurrencies association and works for multiple blockchain projects as strategic advisor.

Also manages a mining camp of 800+ units and remains an active trader and investitor.


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