Ken Timsit

Head of European Enterprise
ConsenSys

Ken Timsit is a Managing Director for Europe at ConsenSys, based in Paris. ConsenSys is a global formation of technologists and entrepreneurs building the infrastructure, applications, and business models that enable a decentralized world.

As part of his role, Ken leads high-level relationships with large corporations and governments, executes application development and consulting projects, and identifies opportunities for new products and ventures externally and internally. He is a management committee member of the “EU Blockchain Observatory and Forum” (http://eublockchainforum.eu), an initiative launched by the European Commission.

Ken graduated as an engineer from Ecole Polytechnique (Paris) and Mines Paristech. During his 15-year tenure at The Boston Consulting Group (BCG) in Paris, New York and Singapore, he held Partner and Managing Director positions in the Financial Services practices. He co-founded two e-commerce start-ups, GEMFIVE and POPLISTER, in Southeast Asia, and advised several companies as a fintech expert.