Seasoned technology and business professional with over 25 years’ experience with advanced and emerging technologies. Artificial Intelligence specialist, blockchain practitioner and technology innovation leader. I lead blockchain initiatives at Invesco, a global asset manager. Our team, Strategy Innovation and Planning (SIP) researches and applies state of the art emerging technologies to enhance existing applications and enable us achieve operational efficiencies and competitive advantages for the benefits of our end clients and shareholders. Blockchain technologies have been identified as a key and transformational and we are working on a number of initiatives to assess and realize their true potential.