Hubertus Thonhauser has been a tech-entrepreneur and VC for around 20 years. He is a Partner in Enabling Future, a family office venture firm with a portfolio of companies mainly in US and MENA and covering blockchain, fin-tech and market places.
Hubertus has invested in a number of early stage companies and in the GP of a hedge-fund in the crypto space. Also he is an early backer and executive member of the board of the Tezos Foundation. Tezos is a large proof-of-stake blockchain project with a market cap over 1bn USD, that in 2017 had raised the largest ICO in history to the date.
Previously Hubertus was Co-founder of Babil Games, a leading mobile games company in the MENA region, which he led to a successful exit to NASDAQ-listed Stillfront Group, the largest European player in that space, in 2016. Before that he held various C-level and board-positions in the regulated gaming and sports-betting industry in Europe.
May 27th, 2019 | 49 mins 42 secs
board, enterprise, investments, tezos, use case, vc
Hubertus Thonhauser, Founding Partner of Enabling Future and a Board Member of the Tezos Foundation takes us through the trials and tribulations of the Tezos Foundation, their renewed focus on blockchain implementation use cases and the hot sectors they are pursuing with their technology.