Sheikh Mohammed Irfan

Managing Partner, Bloccelerate VC

Irfan is a serial entrepreneur, venture capitalist, and author. He has over ten years of experience in technology, research, development, strategies, policies, and investments in developed and emerging markets. He is an early individual investor in blockchain-based tokens and projects such as Bitcoin, Blockstack, Circle, Ethereum, MakerDao and Lykke, among others.

Currently, he is the Managing Director of Irfan Holdings through which he manages several of his current and past initiatives. This includes Bloccelerate VC- A Blockchain focused venture fund, Spacefund- An early stage venture fund focused towards investment in the Space Industry and Irfan Consultancy a technology focused consulting firm providing technology development and management support to seed stage and early stage startups globally.