Dr. Omri Ross is an Assistant Professor of financial technology at the University of Copenhagen, and the Chief Blockchain Officer at the eToro Group, and Managing Director of eToroX Labs, the blockchain oriented research arm of eToro. Dr. Ross earned his PhD in financial mathematics at the University of Cambridge and has held positions at Barclays Capital, Microsoft, Nykredit, while pursuing his passion for research, leading to multiple publications in top ranking journals and conferences, his recent publication has been nominated for best IS paper for 2017. Omri is a serial entrepreneur.
Most recently, acted as founder and CEO of the derivatives solution Firmo.network, which was acquired by eToro Group in March.Omri has been an invited speaker in 30+ top international conferences over the last 2 years. His research broadly addresses the applied use of distributed computational infrastructure, within and beyond the financial industries.