Ken Timsit

Head of European Enterprise

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” (, 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.