Asaf Naim, co-Founder & CEO of Kirobo, is an experienced accountant and veteran entrepreneur with a master’s degree in business taxation. With experience in the banking and finance industry at companies such as Bank Leumi and Ernst & Young, Asaf also boasts entrepreneurial expertise having led multiple startups in Israel and the United States. He is passionate about blockchain technology and its applications for/in the finance, business, and banking sectors.
On this episode of The Grit Daily Podcast, He came on to talk about how he has served as CEO at two startup firms, including TabCross, which was selected as one of the 50 best Firefox add-ons of 2013, and also an amateur programmer.
Michael Pearl, COO of Kirobo, is a fintech and blockchain executive with over a decade of experience managing teams and projects. A qualified attorney and former content chief at both Finance Magnates and Natural Intelligence, Michael has driven client outreach, acquisition, and retention in the fields of trading, personal finance, online banking, and blockchain technology. Simply put, Michael eats, sleeps, and breathes financial technology.
Kirobo is a decentralized application developer building out a suite of services focused on DeFi security and usability. With a $5 million investment from Digimax in 2021, Kirobo works to make decentralized finance as accessible and user-friendly as regular online banking. Kirobo is the proud recipient of two grants from the Israeli Innovation Authority—the only blockchain technology company to achieve this.