Paris Blockchain Week 2024


Xavier Gomez


Crypto and Blockchain advisor


Xavier GOMEZ takes a vision and makes it reality through sound strategy development. He intuitively sees the threads of opportunity that wind through an organization, brings them together into a coherent whole, helps others extend their thinking, and drives material business advantage. He is an inspirational leader who tells stories that inspire action while at the same time is grounded in financial information that levers the business. Respected as a credible voice in decision-making, finding strategic partners, and establishing governance boundaries He co-founded INVYO, as Chief Operating Officer, a Data management start-up that uses machine learning and Natural Language Processing (NLP) to help Private Equity and Venture Corporate firms to see investment's opportunities and deal flow management powered by machine learning. He led a successful fund raising and international development. He is expert of implementation of Web 3.0 solutions in traditional financial institutions. Furthermore, he advises banks and startups (Fintech, Blockchain and crypto companies) during this transition period between from Web 2.0 to Web 3.0 in financial sector. Xavier worked for Pictet &Cie as global multi-asset portfolio manager in charge of global asset allocation and the implementation of European regulation (MIFID, FATCA). Previously, as Managing Director and global banker in Credit Suisse, Xavier oversees the operations of different departments between Investment Banking and Wealth Management: Trading in London, Sales & Trading in Derivatives in Switzerland, and Treasurer (Basel III) in Credit Suisse between Geneva, London, Paris, and Zurich. He is regular columnist on BFM Business TV (French CNBC TV) about Fintech and Innovation. Xavier is an investor and advisor of numerous start-ups and companies. Xavier has master from ISC – Institut Supérieur du Commerce (Master Graduate School Management – Finance) in 2000. He holds a certification from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) specialization Fintech (2016) and is a graduate of HEC Paris in Private Equity (Leadership Executive program in Private Equity in partnership with France Invest - French Association of Private Equity) in 2017. He holds MIT Cryptocurrency Certificate Course in 2021. Moreover, Xavier is global speaker in fintech world events (Paris Fintech Forum, Stable Summit, Finovate Europe, Finnovation Africa, Open Banking World Congress, Finovate Fall and IM Power-Investment Management, European Web 3.0 Summit, CES 2023 and 2024, Unstable Summit…) and is also regular chronicle on Finance Mag about global Finance Technology topics.