In this Episode
Ruben Merre, the co-founder and CEO of NGRAVE, talks with Rob McNealy about their new NGRAVE Zero hardware crypto wallet.
About Ruben Merre
Ruben Merre is the co-founder and CEO of NGRAVE, a blockchain technology company on a mission to make owning and managing digital assets radically more seamless and secure. A repeat entrepreneur, Ruben started his first business when he was eight years old. Later in life, he launched the first automated online investment platform in his country, before scaling it internationally. After receiving a M.Sc. in Business Engineering, Ruben started his professional career as a strategy consultant at Deloitte, after which he joined Hedera, a startup in management and innovation consulting that ultimately got acquired by Cognizant. At Hedera, Ruben conducted strategic projects in multiple countries and in six different languages – English, French, Dutch, Italian, Spanish and German – playing an important role in expanding the business. In parallel with his professional career, Ruben also continued his studies, earning several postgraduate degrees in business topics, as well as a LEAN Six Sigma Black Belt and PMP® certification. He also finished the Oxford Blockchain Strategy program. Ruben published best-selling investment courses through Udemy in 2014-2016, and led a multi-million dollar undertaking of an international financial institution to set up a new business unit revolving around automated investing and trading platforms, where he headed over 20 teams and 100+ people between 2016 and 2018. In 2018, Ruben co-founded NGRAVE.