Akshata is a lawyer with KARM Legal Consultants, UAE and focuses on FinTech, Blockchain and Artificial Intelligence related transactions. She has advised multiple clients on Security Token Offerings and Initial Coin Offerings; fundraising through crowdfunding; setting up of crypto currency exchanges and, deployment of public and enterprise blockchains. Additionally, Akshata has closely work with regulatory authorities for developing the policies and guidelines for use and deployment of digital sovereign identity and electronic KYC. Akshata has a Masters in Law from National University of Singapore, and has 13 publications and a legal blog to her name.
December 8th, 2019 | 40 mins 4 secs
adgm, bahrain, difc, esca, gcc, mena, regulation, uae
We all now that Cryptocurrency regulations has been a headache for regulators and companies around the world. The UAE and the region has been pretty busy lately with attempts to implementing practical regulatory frameworks. In this episode, we speak to Fintech and crypto specialist lawyers Kokila Alagh and Akshata Namjoshi from Karm Legal in the UAE, to discuss how this region is going about regulating this growing and nascent space and what should you do as a crypto company wishing to enter the region?