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.

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

Episode 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

Episode 008 Peter Hughes and Georges Archibald

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.

#007 Troy Paredes & Todd Stevens discuss The Future of Regulation in Web3

Episode 007 Troy Paredes

Live from the Data3 For Web3 Conference in Miami, Sound DeFi’s Scott Hennen caught up with Paredes Strategies LLC, Founder and former SEC Commissioner (2008-2013), Troy Paredes, and Inveniam, Global Head of Capital Markets and Corporate Development, Todd Stevens to discuss the possible roadblocks and benefits of the executive order within a larger conversation on government regulations as it relates to the future of Web3.

Todd and Troy bring a wealth of experience from different backgrounds to illuminate a broader range of insights for this engaging Web3 conversation.

#006 Women in Blockchain: Perspectives on the realities of Web3

Women In Blockchain

Recorded live from #Data3ForWeb3, and an important acknowledgment of Women’s History Month, Sound DeFi host, Chris Berg, sat down with an exceptional panel of women that are leading from the front edge of crypto, blockchain, DeFi, and digital assets. Covering a range of topics from DAOs and real estate on the blockchain to Data NFTS and other emerging technologies, these women give voice and a fresh perspective on the real business of Web3.

Featuring Inveniam Asset Management, CEO, Jeanette Spaulding; LibertyRoad Capital, COO & Founder, Anna Dinescu; Oasis Pro Markets, Chief regulatory & Compliance Officer, Renuka Gupta; SolidBlock,CEO & Co-Founder, Yael Tamar; and Amberdata, Account Executive, Lauren Richmond.

#005: Mike Komaransky from Data3 for Web3 Conference

Episode 5 Mike Komaransky

Recorded live from the Data3 For Web3 Conference in Miami, Sound DeFi host, Chris Berg, sits down with Mike Komaransky, a long-time cryptocurrency advocate and director of Grapefruit Trading, a cryptocurrency trading company specializing in over-the-counter trading.

Covering a range of topics, Mike shares insights on the ever-evolving landscape of crypto and fiat currencies (and even offers some clues on a theory regarding Satoshi’s real identity).

Mike’s lighthearted, open and authentic views on crypto make this a must-listen for crypto-enthusiast and anyone who is generally curious to learn more about new ways of approaching and seeing cryptocurrencies.

#004: Patrick O’Meara from Data3 for Web3 Conference

Episode 004 Pat O'Meara

Inveniam, Chairman & CEO, Patrick O’Meara connects–live from the Data3 For Web3 conference in Miami–with Sound DeFi host, Chris Berg.

In this episode, Pat recaps his opening remarks from the Data3 For Web3 conference and sets a vision for the ways in which trusted digital asset data will provide the architecture for the global trading of private market assets.