Eden Dhaliwal is the Global Managing Director for Conflux Network, where he leads their global expansion and growth strategy. Eden was previously a Partner at Outlier Ventures, where he built the firm’s cryptoeconomics practice, a unit that examined cryptoassets and blockchain business models for investment opportunities and provided advisory to portfolio projects on cryptoeconomic design and token engineering. In 2019, through his research with OV, Eden received the Blockchain Research Institute’s award for New Frontier in Enterprise Blockchain Research for leveraging blockchain technology to push boundaries of new business models. Eden continues to support Outlier Ventures as an Executive Advisor and limited partner.
Prior to joining OV, Eden worked as a Chief Innovation Officer at Canadian Copyright Licensing Agency where he created a blockchain lab (now Prescient Innovations) to experiment with innovative blockchain business models and use cases for creative industries. As Chief Executive Officer of Berlin-based corporate venturing group, xyz futures, he helped develop and launch corporate ventures and startups by applying business model innovation to emerging technologies like AI, deep learning, IoT and more.
Eden holds an MBA from the Rotman School of Management at the University of Toronto and Bachelor of Science in Mathematics from University of Manitoba.