Matthias Mende is a German entrepreneur living in Dubai since 2007. In 2016, Mende developed an interest in Bitcoin, which drove him to research further into blockchain technology.
He is a key opinion leader and influencer with followers of more than 300,000 across his social media platforms. Additionally, Mende has considerable experience with crypto-mining and trading. In 2018, he served as Chief Strategic Officer in Block Gemini, the most significant blockchain software developer in the Middle East. He assisted with different enterprise blockchain applications for governments and other major companies.
Mende is also an advisor for the German HYGH AG and the CEO of the Dubai Blockchain Center, which he co-founded. Currently, he is dedicated to building the Bonuz Market Social Engagement Ecosystem – a multi-blockchain socialfi and gamefi web3 platform with its own self-sovereign digital identity and its native currency.