Flavien Charlon


Flavien is the founder of Coinprism, the first colored coins web wallet, and author of the Open Assets Protocol. The Open Assets Protocol allows people and organizations to securely issue and trade real-world assets like commodities, stocks and bonds on the bitcoin blockchain. It is now used by NASDAQ, Overstock, Gyft and several other large institutions. Flavien has 8 years of software engineering experience at Microsoft. He is a graduate of Ecole Centrale Lyon, France, where he received an Msc. in Engineering. Coinprism recently won the global Startup Challenge hosted by the Bitcoin Foundation in May 2014, and is backed by Tim Draper and BoostVC, the Bitcoin startup accelerator program.