Advisors

WALTER BIZZARRI

Co2bit Business Development Management  Co-Head of Compliance, Investigation Services, and Security and Trading departments

Mr. Bizzarri has 19 years in the investigation, intelligence, and private security across different industries including Operational Intelligence – International & Internal Investigations – Influence and Counter-influence – Asset Searches & Debt recovery – Commodities Trading & Collateral Management

PARTNER W.E.P.A. since 2017 www.wepa.agency 

  • Intelligence, Cyber security, Investigations, Compliance, Due diligence
  • Asset protection and recovery, Security risk management,

FOUNDER UNIVERSAL SHIELD HOLDING SA, since 2012 www.universal-shield.com 

  • Analyzing the risks, define the strategies and resources to protect valuable assets and people
  • Staff selection, basic, advanced, and specialist courses and training, for public and private organizations in Europe and Africa
  • Consultant in Counter Tango 

PARTNER ERANOVA FDR www.eranova-fdr.com since 2012

  • Project management 
  • Establishment of the concept of security and protection teams
  • Investigations in Mining, Oil & Gas industry. 
  • Business Management, Law , Specific knowledge & Practical Tasks

FOUNDER WASTE CLEAN & ENERGY NIGERIA LTD 

  • Management & Project funding 
  • Environmental-friendly waste recycling set up 
  • Investment in Mining, Oil & Gas industry. 
  • Lobbying

Languages: French, English, Russian, Italian, Spanish, and some African dialects

French Bronze Medal of National Defense 

Member of the Association of Certified Financial Crime 

Dr Céline Viala

Co2Bit Business Development Manager  (Co-Head of the corporate advisory department and the Real Estate Department for Hospitality and Hotels France and Mauritius)

  • Professor of Entrepreneurship & Innovation, Sorbonne Paris Cité University, ESCE International Business School
  • Founder, Finnova (Responsible Investment Fund in Healthcare and Tech)
  • Founder, DreamTakeoff (e-incubator/e-accelerator), Laureate at a French national contest for Social Entrepreneurs (BNP Contest)
  • Founder, Optinnov (Collaborative Softwares, Innovation Management and Financing Consulting company)
  • Tax lawyer
  • Former Executive Manager, Centre des Professions Financières (Think Tank in Finance)
  • Extensive experience as a board member/entrepreneur
  • Board member certificate, Science Po-Paris/Institut Français des Administrateurs
  • HDR (Habilitation à Diriger des Recherches), Sorbonne Paris Nord University
  • A doctoral research fellow from the French Ministry of Research
  • Ph.D. in Strategic Management, Paris-Dauphine University
  • Master’s in Finance, Paris-Dauphine University
  • Coaching and Supervision certificate, Conservatoire National des Arts et Métiers
  • Head of Innovation certificate, European Institute for Creative Strategies & Innovation
  • Hobbies: Diver, Airplane Pilot, clarinetist, painter

Ron Henley

CO2Bit Financial Markets and Public Relations Strategist

  • A capital markets veteran with over 33 years of experience in securities trading and financial services
  • Twenty-year Member of the American Stock Exchange as market-maker of US-listed equity and index options
  • Founding Partner and Head of Trading for 400 M AUM algorithmic option volatility hedge fund
  • Holder of NASD Series 65 Registered Representative and Florida State 2-15 Life and Health insurance licenses
  • Public speaking engagements on radio & TV shows as well as industry conferences including Monaco – GAIM 2010, Palm Beach Breakers 2005
  • Past Board of Directors for 3d, search engine, biotech, mining, business software development, collectibles, and global online import/export companies
  • President of RWH Advisors and Member of International Association of Financial Consultants (IARFC)
  • Federacion des Echecs (FIDE) International Grandmaster of Chess and former Chief Trainer and Second to Twelfth World Champion, Anatoly Karpov for 9 years of his 10-year reign.

MICHAEL LAMB, J.D.

CO2Bit Renewable Energy Technology, Finance, and Legal Advisor

  • Chief Executive Officer, Vice President of Business Development, and Operations for renewable energy, telecom equipment supplier, and consumer electronics company.
  • Knowledge and experience in all aspects of the business including finance, legal, investor relations, business development, sales, accounting, IT, and human resources
  • Scaled businesses on international markets from several million to hundreds of millions in revenues
  • A veteran of the solar industry, he is an expert in bringing new technology to market with a deep understanding of manufacturing and renewable energy industries and authored several published articles
  • International Business experience in Norway, UK, China, Philippines, Japan, Korea, Thailand, and Hong Kong
  • Mr. Lamb holds a B.S.E.E. in Electrical Engineering, from Villanova University and a J.D. from Rutgers University School of Law

Arthur Rudin

CO2Bit Solar Technology Advisor

  • An industry veteran with over 30 years of experience in bringing solar products to market
  • Product definition and development for Merlin Solar (formerly GT Advanced Technologies)
  • VP of Product Development for SoloPower where he launched the first flexible lightweight solar roofing product
  • VP Product Development and System Deployment for Solar Integrated
  • VP of Engineering  for Sharp Solar for 6 years where he launched Sharp into the US market
  • VP Product Marketing for Arco, Siemens, Shell Solar for 24 years

Mike Ross, JD

CO2Bit International Legal Advisory

  • General Counsel, Vice President, Business Development and Mergers & Acquisitions for NASDAQ-traded semiconductor company for eighteen years
  • Chief Operating Officer and Chief Financial Officer of solar module and cell manufacturer for five years
  • Scaled company from $60M to over $2B and employees from less than 100 to over 10,000
  • Responsible for purchasing and setting up real estate activities including manufacturing lines
  • Extensive international experience, including China, the Philippines, Hong Kong, U.K., France, Germany, and Switzerland
  • Mr. Ross holds a B.S.B.A. in accounting, magna cum laude, from University of Arizona and a J.D. from Stanford University

Sir Jaques Point

Founder Chairman and Investor, 64 years Old, French-Swiss Industrialist, Robotics Specialist, Data Expert, Startup, Financing of Projects, Crowdfunding, stock exchange listing. Biggest interest and expertise in ICO, IEO, STO in crypto world since 3 years (France, USA, Chinese, Russia).

DataBlockchain, Doctor in Sustainable Development (University Of Geneva)

Dr. Arnaud Renouf

CO2Bit Senior Business Developer Manager Corporate and Venture Adviser. (Medtech, start-up)

Currently serving as: 

  • CEO/President & International Business Developer of DATEXIM SAS · CSO (Chief Scientist Officer) and board member of Histofi Inc., Manhattan Beach, CA, USA (https://histofi.com) 

Formerly served as 

  • COO & R&D Director of DATEXIM SAS between 2011 and 2018 
  • Project co-Leader at Normandie Incubation (Incubator for Innovative projects) between 2009 and 2011 
  • R&D Director of Siriade SAS, Nantes, France between 2007 and 2009 Education 
  • 2014: “HEC Challenge+” Training at HEC Business School (Paris, France) 
  • 2013: Accelerated Training at EM Lyon Business School (Lyon, France) 
  • 2007: PhD with honors in Computer Sciences, specialization in Image Processing and Artificial Intelligence at the GREYC Laboratory in Caen (https://www.greyc.fr/en/home/), joint research unit associated with the CNRS, the University of Caen Normandy (UNICAEN) and the Ecole Nationale Supérieure d’Ingénieurs de Caen (ENSICAEN). 
  • 2004: Master’s degree in Computer Sciences, Image Analysis field (top of his class)

Laurent Hénault

CO2Bit Senior Business Developer Manager (Corporate advisory: Start-up and VC)

Serial Entrepreneur & V3C Capital owner

Currently serving as:

  • General Manager & shareholder of DATEXIM SAS (https://datexim.ai)
  • A private investor with Seed4soft and board member in software companies

Formerly served as

  • CEO of W4 and marketing & international business development director @ ITESOFT
  • Vice-President of EMEA operations @ Brio Software
  • Country manager @ SQRibe Technologies Southern Europe
  • Sales Executive @ ORACLE

Education

  • Executive MBA @ HEC Business School, Paris
  • Master’s degree in computer science @ UTC (University of Technology of Compiègne)

 

Claudia Cavadini

Co2 Bit Business Development Manager  – Communication, Social Media, Fundraising, and Sponsorship  (Swiss, Germany, Austria)

  • Experienced Communications and PR consultant 
  • Know-how in internal as well as external corporate communications, public relations, media relations, marketing, fundraising, and sponsorship 
  • Extensive experience as a Journalist, Editor and Head of Department 
  • Member of the board of a non-profit organization, which helps people with disabilities 
  • Holder of a Master of Advanced Studies ZFH in Business Communications from the University of Applied Sciences in Business Administration Zurich, Switzerland 
  • Languages: German and English

Dr. Mahammad .T. A. Abdullah Alawadhi

Co2bit Senior Business Development Manager   (KOWEIT)

  • Dr. Alawadhi has a B.A./ MSC ./Ph.D. USA     Economic &  political science
  • Researcher   Kuwait University; Research Committee, Consultancy & Training
  • Supervisor / Unesco Activity
  • Economic researcher Air transportation Department Civilaviation;  Kuwait International Airpor
  • Business experience in several projects like  Refinery and petrochemical project. Solar projects. G5 Telecommunication satellite project

Jubal Fihlo

Louis Baudwin

  • Louis has been very active both in the digital assets and climate activism space over the past 10 years
  • Ex-head of payments strategy at Anchorage (digital assets custodian). Ex-CEO of Merkle Data (trade surveillance for digital assets). Advisor to payments and Defi startups (seed to series C)
  • PM at SLAC and EDF Innovation Lab on blockchain applications to mobility and decarbonization initiatives
  • Circular Economy Research Associate at Ellen MacArthur Foundation, World Economic Forum, and McKinsey
Genève, le 2 mars 2018. Portrait de Mme Maya Abboudi, BRP Bizzozero & Partners. © Magali Girardin.

Maya Abboudi

Co2 Bit Senior Legal Advisor, Co-Head of  Compliance 

  • Master degree in Law from Paris II – Assas
  • Master Degree in Strategy and Finance Engineering from Paris XI
  • Maya Abboudi is a legal and regulatory counsel with over 15 years in the banking and financial industry.
  • She has served many banks across different cities – Paris, Abu Dhabi, Geneva – and had led the legal department of a major bank in the UAE on Capital Markets activities with numerous foreign desks under supervision.
  • She has worked on legal, governance, and compliance matters on international trade finance, capital markets, and asset management. With an emphasis on structured products, derivatives, and funds, she has led the legal department of a major bank in the UAE on Capital Markets activities with foreign desks under supervision.
  • She is a market documentation specialist for standardized financial products and has worked closely with the International Swap and Derivatives Association as a committee member on local Central Banks and local regulators discussions.
  • She is the founder and managing director of a consulting firm in Geneva that provides financing, regulatory, and risk management solutions with a focus on the banking and financial sector and real estate. It provides its clients with comprehensive solutions in light of the most recent regulations and best market practices.