On November 13, the 1st Annual Forbes Monaco Crypto & Art Gala united world experts and local billionaires who share a passion for the digital asset at the Monaco Yacht Club.
The live art auction featuring original works by Marcos Marin, Alexandre Beridze, Youssef SY and Cesario Moore raised €387,000, a portion of which was dedicated to the Princess Charlene Foundation and Fight Aids Monaco.
Dustin Plantholt, host of the bitcoin.com podcast, moderated a discussion that included local billionaire David Iakobachvili and founder of the private museum “Collection,” Robert Grant, CEO of Artist Marcos Marin the digital cryptography firm Crown Sterling and Danish Chaudhry, CEO of FMFW.io, one of the top cryptocurrency exchanges in the world. Joe Vezzani, founder and CEO of LunarCRUSH, Matt Larby, CEO and cofounder of Realm and Daniel Gouldman founder of Unbanked. com also spoke at the invitation-only event.
Article firts published in Forbes Monaco December 2021/ January 2022.