Rolf Hoefer is a subject matter expert in the blockchain and fintech sectors, with particular expertise in network incentives and token economy. Rolf is the Founder of Numomo, a creative NFT agency focused on collecting and exhibiting NFTs, and Cultur3 Capital, a decentralized metaverse investing in token and equity opportunities in the blockchain space. A serial founder and entrepreneur, he focused on designing decentralized networks, translating business to tech needs and steering the company towards practical innovation. Previously, he co-founded several ventures, including Savvy and Keyless, which raised millions of dollars. Rolf’s PhD dissertation was about building, managing and valuing blockchain and crypto asset based systems, particularly specific digital systems other than pure digital currency systems, such as crypto asset based organizations.
EARLY CAREER AND EXPERTISE
He was Co-founder of Savvy, an all-in-one, non-custodial, chain-agnostic, smart aggregator web wallet.
During his tenure at Keyless, a privacy-preserving protocol, the company's valuation increased to $10M.
He has been extensively published, including in the well-known Academy of Management Review.
He is a part of a number of decentralized autonomous organizations, including MetaCartel Ventures DAO.
HONORS AND AWARDS
Rolf has appeared as a guest on Real Vision.