Neysan is actively engaged in advocating the interests of the blockchain industry with regulators and lawmakers, and was an early investor in Bitcoin, Ethereum, and several ICOs. Neysan has 20 years of experience working in government, politics and policy. He led the technology for development efforts of the United Nations globally, for which he raised $10 million and worked with regulators in the U.S., the EU, China, South Korea and Japan. He served as special projects manager to the UN deputy secretary-general, where he worked directly with over 100 Head of State delegations on their inputs into UN resolutions and summits. Neysan built and sold travel plazas at eight major U.S. airports and developed $50 million of real estate in Las Vegas. He has an M.B.A. and B.S. with honors from the Wharton School of Business.