Name: Mrs. Emilie Allaert
Designation: Project Lead at Luxembourg Blockchain Lab
Company: Luxembourg Blockchain Lab
Emilie is the Luxembourg Blockchain Lab Lead and Head of Operations and Projects at the LHoFT - The Luxembourg House of Financial Technology.
She has an in-depth knowledge of the industry challenges and is convinced technology and innovation are the paths to follow to ensure Luxembourg’s competitivity. Prior to joining the LHoFT, she worked for KPMG, JP Morgan AM and Alpha FMC.
Next to Fintech, she has built an expertise in DLT technology, digital assets and STO, areas where she published various reports and is part of numerous working groups. Notably, she is the co-chair of the ALFI working group on Blockchain and Crypto-Assets.
She believes dissemination of knowledge is key to adoption and gives lectures on digital innovation and DLT technology. Emilie holds a BSc in Economics and Management from the University of Luxembourg; a MA in Financial Management from the University of Durham Business School and a Certificate in Climate & Renewable Energy Finance from the Frankfurt School of Finance & Management.
Emilie’s contribution to the industry has been widely recognised, including by a nomination in the Women in Fintech Powerlist 2017 and in the 50 Who’s Who in Tech in Luxembourg in 2021.