Michael Gronager, CEO, co-founder, Chain analysis

Michael Gronager is the CEO and co-founder of Chainalysis Inc., the leading company in investigation and compliance services for distributed value transfer (blockchain and bitcoin), with customers worldwide from international banks, leading law enforcement agencies and fintech companies. Prior to founding Chainalysis Michael was the COO and co-founder of Payward Inc., the leading euro to bitcoin exchange where he was in charge of banking relations, compliance, overseeing the global engineering team, and crypto currency expert. Before entering the blockchain and bitcoin scene in 2011, Michael was running EU and international research infrastructure projects, latest as CEO for the Nordic DataGrid Facility at that time the biggest distributed storage installation worldwide. Michael has served as member of the research infrastructure EGI Project Management Board, the EGI Technical Collaboration Board and at present he is member of the Board of the Swedish National Supercomputer Center, NSC.