Andries De Vos
Andries is a serial entrepreneur who built 3 companies and sold one, an enterprise payment company to a Global Insurance player. His latest venture, Slash.co, is an AI and Blockchain studio that builds, invests and commercialises its own technology around Smart Nations, Digital Government and Corporate Innovation globally. Slash has offices in Singapore, Phnom Penh and Bali. A recent joint-venture startup with IMD, the Swiss Business School, provides universities, enterprises and governments with a digital transformation platform. Previously, Andries founded 2 consumer internet businesses, including Clubvivre, the #1 'Uber for Chefs' in Singapore. He is an advisor to a management consultancy firm and a former principal where he advised Fortune 500 clients on strategy, change and operations in Asia, Europe and USA. He started his career in youth leadership development as president of AIESEC in Belgium and oversaw the joining of Rwanda into the global AIESEC network. He is a regular speaker at technology and youth events and writes on Digital Innovation, Leadership, AI and Blockchain, and Entrepreneurship for Hacker Noon, Startup Grind and 10x Innovator. Andries has a MSc in IT engineering and an MBA. He is originally from Belgium, speaks 6 languages, and lived in 8 countries. He now lives with his wife and son in Singapore.