Nikhil Vadgama

COO & Deputy Director
University College London Centre for Blockchain Technologies

Nikhil Vadgama is the Chief Operating Officer and Deputy Director of the University College London Centre for Blockchain Technologies (UCL CBT). The UCL CBT is the largest academic blockchain research centre in the world based on the number of research and industry associates. At the UCL CBT, he is responsible for engagement with industry and also researches DLT ecosystems. His previous experience has spanned multiple sectors including Education, Real Estate and FinTech. He has also worked on commercialisation of academic research in the AI and Blockchain domains. He was previously an Investment Banker with HSBC and has an MBA from INSEAD and an MPhys from Oxford University.