Carlos Creus Moreira
Chairman, CEO and Founder of WISeKey
A digital pioneer, diplomacy expert, and former UN Expert on Cyber Security who is improving the safety of internet use
Carlos Moreira is a founder of WISeKey and has served as the CEO since 1999. Prior to this role, he served as a United Nations expert on Information Technology, eSecurity and Trust Models, working as a Head of the UN Trade Efficiency Lab for the UN Conference on Trade and Development, and an Information Technology Expert to the World Trade Organization /International Trade Centre (ITC). In 1998 Mr Moreira founded the International Organization for Secure Electronic Transactions.
In 2012 and 2016, Mr Moreira served as Vice Chair of the WEF Global Agenda Council on Illicit Trade, and he was nominated WEF New Champion 2007 to 2016. He is a member of the Blockchain Advisory Board of the Government of Mexico. He has received an Award from Clinton Global Initiative and the 2018 Blockchain Award of Excellence by the Global Blockchain Business Council. He has previously been nominated as one of the 300 most influential persons in Switzerland.