Gilbert Verdian is the CEO and Founder of blockchain technology company Quant Network. Tasked with connecting the world’s networks to blockchain, Gilbert is building the Internet of Trust by converging blockchain, AI and cybersecurity.
He is responsible for having solved interoperability in blockchain through the creation of the world’s first blockchain operating system, Overledger.
With over 20 years of Cybersecurity experience and C-level accountability as a CISO, CIO and CTO working across Government in Downing St, HM Treasury, Cabinet Office, Ministry of Justice and NSW Health and private sector at Mastercard, Vocalink, CSC, EY, PwC, BP and HSBC.
Having a keen interest in disruptive technology, Gilbert is the author behind the Blockchain ISO Standard TC307 initiative and is the Chair of the UK’s national committee on Blockchain and Distributed Ledger technologies (DLT/1) as well as the Interoperability working group for ISO. He also sits on committees in the Federal Reserve, the EU’s Blockchain Observatory, PayUK’s Cybersecurity board and UK Government’s DLT committees.
He’s actively working to advance technology in the areas of AI, Cybersecurity, Blockchain, Fintech & Health.