Christel is a technology executive who has built brands and digital businesses since the advent of the digital economy.
She is a Co-Founder and Chief Commercial Officer of BOLT Global (www.bolt.global). BOLT is a software platform focused on live media experiences, which is delivered by hardware. BOLT is building the first TV ecosystem that rewards you for your viewing and interactions, underscored by Blockchain technology. BOLT has two apps - BOLT+ and Pegasus - which serve as a live TV/media application, and a blockchain-enabled wallet respectively.
Christel is also a present advisor to Zilliqa (www.zilliqa.com), a next-generation high throughput blockchain platform, Switcheo (www.switcheo.exchange), the world’s first multi-blockchain decentralised exchange, and Ankr, (www.ankr.com), a pioneering Blockchain Cloud infrastructure for Web 3.0
Previously, Christel was Head of Content at Twitter and led Social Business for Samsung Asia. She also opened up Brandwatch (www.brandwatch.com)'s first office in Asia-Pacific, growing the business to a 7-digit PnL, with clients including Uber, Telstra, Cathay Pacific, and Samsung.
Christel was selected by Forbes as "Forbes 30 Under 30", The Guardian as one of the top 10 global digital strategists, Campaign Asia-Pacific as a Woman to Watch, and Business Insider as one of the 30 best executives to follow on Twitter. Christel has also appeared on BBC, CNBC's Squawk Box, and The Straits Times. Her speaking topics include blockchain development, digital transformation, cryptocurrencies and entrepreneurship.