Co-Founder and COO
MaRi Eagar is strategic digital transformation consultant specializing in the human and environmental dynamics of emerging technology. Since 2013 she has been an advisor and coach to startups and leaders in cryptocurrencies and blockchain technologies.
MaRi is an expert at closing the gap between ideas and action: enabling strategic change through distributed leadership, organizational management and governance models. She researches innovations in value distribution, value measurement and distributed financial decision making enabled by emerging technologies, and conducts due diligence for blockchain projects and token generating events.
MaRI is a co-adviser and author of the first study in Canada, that set out to discover competitive drivers to build and further develop the ecosystem that supports Vancouver, BC, and Canada, as a global Blockchain and FinTech hub.
- Co-Founder and COO of DigitalFutures B.U.I.L.D.
- Founder and Co-Organizer of BC Blockchain Forum
- Advocate and supporter of Blockchain@UBC
She lead the development of a cloud based, distributed organizational strategy planning and execution and performance management software platform: openaxyz deployed by Barclays and a number of other enterprises internationally and which earned her a nomination as MaRs/RIC Innovator Idol in Ontario in 2012. openaxyz was developed on drupal using scrum, design thinking and distributed organizational design principles including networked teams/nodes.
Instead of looking towards models such as “classical” democracy which focuses on majority rule, decentralized communities are encouraged to study research and models from human dynamics that aim to include all voices, states of awareness, and frameworks of reality as important.read more
“Decentralized governance, refers to the restructuring or reorganization of authority so that there is a system of co-responsibility. It is timely to pay more attention to the evolution of the people elements as these impact the technology development, which in turns creates the people dynamics, culture and customer experience.read more