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Ray Youssef
CEO and Co Founder at Paxful


Ray is the CEO and Co-founder of Paxful, a leading peer-to-peer bitcoin marketplace, and escrow service.
Paxful gives the people a simple, fair, and secure marketplace for trading bitcoins. With over 300 payment methods accepted in the platform, Paxful is one of the most accessible bitcoin marketplaces online.
Aside from making cryptocurrencies accessible, Ray also launched the #BuiltWithBitcoin charitable initiative that aims to show the humanitarian capability of bitcoin. Ray is a big believer in the real world change bitcoin and P2P finance can do.
He’s an NYC native and has been a serial entrepreneur since 2001.

Agenda Sessions

  • Fintech as the digital transformation accelerator

  • Beyond speculation, what Africa can teach the world about bitcoin