Sound DeFi Podcast

The narrative of blockchain – all things crypto, digital assets, and Web3 – is being written from the front edge of decentralized finance. The  Sound DeFi Podcast is the place where this story will unfold, in real-time. Join us each week for the interviews, insights, conversations, research, individuals, and companies that are driving the growth of today’s decentralized ecosystem.

#013: Demystifying DeFi-implementing strategies and tactics

#013: Demystifying DeFi-implementing strategies and tactics

With each guest representing a varied and unique aspect of decentralized finance, Inveniam, Chief Product Officer, Jeff Guillot; MineralAnswers.com, Founder & CEO, Jeff Chambers; Oasis Pro Markets, CEO, Pat LaVecchia; Crownpeak, Chief Strategy, Walter Leicher; and Vertical Equity, Founder & CEO, Shannon Robnett deliver a comprehensive view of the strategies and tactics that are driving success in today’s Web3 ecosystem.

Drawing on a wealth of experience and success, this group looks at decentralized finance in practical business terms and starts to demystify much of the rhetoric around decentralized finance.

It further points to the reality that if you want to understand decentralized finance, it’s best to talk with the business professionals who are thriving in the space.

#012: Jeannette Spaulding, Chris Brodersen & Lawrence Newhook on Web3 and Asset Management

#012: Jeannette Spaulding, Chris Brodersen & Lawrence Newhook on Web3 and Asset Management

Inveniam Asset Management, CEO, Jeannette Spaulding, Apex, Global Head of Digital Assets, Chris Brodersen, and Alpha Innovations, President and Chief Investment Officer, Lawrence Newhook, CFA share some fantastic insights, stories, and unique ways of perceiving the real opportunities of Web3 in today’s ever-evolving Web3 ecosystem.

This is a great opportunity to hear from the individuals that are doing the real work of driving real-world Web3 applications as it relates to asset management.

#011: Anthony Woolley & Sanjay Vatsa on The Future of Banking

#011: Anthony Woolley & Sanjay Vatsa on The Future of Banking

Ownera, Head of Business Development, Anthony Woolley, and Inveniam, President, Inveniam International, and Chair to the Advisory Board, Sanjay Vatsa deliver an insightful and information-packed episode on the future of banking. From client and investor-centric banking to technologies that are driving greater financial inclusivity across decentralized finance and crypto, one thing is clear in this conversation: The future of banking is happening right now.

#010 Propy’s Adam Brown shares the new realities of real estate

#010 Propy’s Adam Brown shares the new realities of real estate

From the front edge of Web3, Sound DeFi host Chris Berg connects with Propy Inc. VP of Biz Dev Adam Brown to talk about Propy’s second NFT real estate sale that recently closed. Adam Brown does a nice job of clearly communicating the efficiency and simplicity that Web3 is bringing to the real estate space. This interesting use case provides a better understanding of what is possible in decentralized markets–transforming closing times down from roughly 45 days to hours. Imagine the incredible opportunities as Web3 technologies continue to grow and expand across private and public markets. Short episode but loaded with great information.

#009 Andrew Au and the path to liquidity for commodities in Web3

#009 Andrew Au and the path to liquidity for commodities in Web3

Chris Berg sat down with AG Delta, CEO and Managing Partner, Heritage Horizon Capital, Andrew Au for an insightful conversation on the various paths to liquidity that exist for commodities in emerging Web3 environments.

From tokenization and biofuels to new ESG applications for commodities, Mr. Au offers a wealth of information on present moment (and future) opportunities as it relates specifically to commodities and more generally to private market assets.

#008 Peter Hughes & Georges Archibald: The Digital Future of Asset Management

#008 Peter Hughes & Georges Archibald: The Digital Future of Asset Management

Great conversation with Founder & CEO, Apex, Peter Hughes, and Head of Apex Americas, Apex, Georges Archibald on what it takes to lead digital asset innovation in the digital world.

Recorded live from the Data3 For Web3 conference in Miami, Peter and Georges, also, speak to the important role that trusted data is playing in bringing real-time liquidity to private market assets and transforming the ways in which asset managers work and service client needs.