EVOLVING EXPONENTIAL TECHNOLOGIES

COMMUNITY – COWORKING – ACCELERATOR

EVOLVING EXPONENTIAL TECHNOLOGIES

COMMUNITY

COWORKING

ACCELERATOR

OUR VALUES

Human-Centered-Design

All that we do is centered around providing the best service and usability possible.

Think internationally - Act locally

We provide a home for the global exponential technologies Community in Switzerland, focusing on blockchain and A.I.

Sustainable Value

All stakeholders and Chainwork interact to jointly create and trade value.

Flexibility and Stability

A fast evolving environment like Blockchain asks for adaption and our enterprises need a solid ground to stand upon.

OUR TEAM

Alex von Mühlenen

CEO & FOUNDER

Alex is the CEO and founder of Chainwork. Driven by his passion for innovation, he started trading and investing in technology in his early twenties.

This combines with his background of successful entrepreneurship and startup experience, to an excellent skillset to turn his vision of the Chainwork Community to reality

avm@chainwork.com

Nicolas von Mühlenen

CFO

Nicolas von Mühlenen looks back on more than thirty years of success in entrepreneurship.

His expertise in niche technology, strategic marketing and investing, combines with his strong customer focus and work ethics.

nvm@chainwork.com

Maximilian Rang

CMO

Maximilian worked as Creative Director with six years of experience in motion and brand design for top 100 brands. Companies such as Audi and Porsche entrusted him with world premieres of their products. He also has a long history as an investor in digital assets and bought his first Bitcoins in 2011. Since 2016 he is working as a business consultant focused on cryptocurrency and DLT technology.

maximilian.rang@chainwork.com

David Butler

CHIEF COMMUNITY OFFICER

David has extensive experience in Product Development and technical implementation, working on information technology since 1999. He has been the “go to guy” for entrepreneurs in Switzerland since 2010, working closely with startup events including Startup Grind, Zuripreneur Meetup,
Failcon, Startup Bootcamp and FintechDay. Further, he is a mentor, having worked with MassChallenge, Startup Weekend & Founder institute. Being connected to the wider entrepreneurial ecosystem, David’s network extends outside of Europe, particularly in Silicon Valley.

david.butler@chainwork.com

Carmina Jaro

HEAD OF PROJECTS

 

Carmina looks back to 10 years’ experience in managing international, complex, multi-year projects in US- and Swiss-based multinational companies in communication, banking and FinTech industries.

As a certified project manager with a masters degree in linguistics, her expertise extends to technologies like speech dialogue, HumanMachine-Interface and locatization. With her broad combination of skills Carmina is a perfect match for the multi-facetted approach of
Chainwork.

carmina.jaro@chainwork.com

Selma Mohr

HEAD OF DIGITAL MEDIA

Finished her Bachelor of Science in Digital Media Management with Summa Cum Laude in Barcelona.
During her studies she gained experience in digital media startups and dived into blockchain.

The passion for this decentralized technology lead to her thesis in token marketing, which has gained international acknowledgement.

selma.mohr@chainwork.com

Severin Cirelli

ADMIN

 

Severin started his career with an elite training at the Swiss military. His passion for numbers and new technologies led him to study Banking and Finance at the Uni Zürich.

Severins exactness and organizational talent make him a perfect fit for the administration of Chainworks many branches.

severin.cirelli@chainwork.com

Sergio Mingote

COMMUNITY MANAGER

Sergio is supervising the Chainwork locations in Zurich: The PRIME lounge, the hub, and two coworking areas. Having a cosy, clean and friendly atmosphere at heart, his diligence ensures everyone feels comfortable.

He is also planning and conducting the preparation for events in our venues, and a personal fitness trainer for Chainwork members.

sergio.mingote@chainwork.com

Ivan Souvorov

ADMIN

After receiving his VET and FVB diploma, Ivan gained his first years of professional experience at an international company in the technology and industry sector.

He started trading and investing at an early age which led him to do his bachelor’s degree at the ZHAW school of management and law in Business Administration with a Major in Banking and Finance.

ivan.souvorov@chainwork.com

FAQ.

WHAT IS CHAINWORK?
We are an ecosystem focused on exponential technologies, backing
those who are building the future. We focus on bridging together a
global community of: startups, entrepreneurs, investors & corporates.
We want to create a friendly and open atmosphere in order to allow
valuable networks to flourish.

WHAT IS EXPECTED FROM ME??
We are looking to unify the blockchain scene in Zurich and collaborate
where possible. We hope you will become an active member of our
community and highly encourage you to join our events and offline
gatherings to connect on a more personal level. Above all we value
respectfulness, tolerance, open-mindedness and honesty.

HOW CAN I COLLABORATE AND CONTRIBUTE TO CHAINWORK?
If you are interested in planning activities or events to promote a vibrant community, please contact us directly at info@chainwork.com. We
also appreciate educational contributions, whether they are articles,
studies, reports or great documents to share.

I AM NOT BASED IN ZURICH, CAN I STILL JOIN?
Of course! Chainwork also offers an online community platform for you
to take part in. Although our current physical hub is situated in Zurich,
we value the international ecosystem.

INTERESTED IN BLOCKCHAIN BUT DON’T KNOW WHERE TO START? 
We will hold special events where we offer entry-level educational
content in the near future.

WHAT CAN I EXPECT? 
High quality and added value. Being part of Chainwork can empower
you or your project. We want to support you, whether it is through
valuable connections or interesting events and discussions.

HOW DO I JOIN THE CHAINWORK COMMUNITY?
You can join in a variety of ways. Chainwork PRIME is an exclusive
members club that you can apply for at prime@chainwork.com. If
you are interested in our COWORKING space, please contact us at
info@chainwork.com. Of course, we also have a great event
venue in case you want to host your event at the Chainwork EVENT
space. Booking requests go to: events@chainwork.com.

WHO IS THIS FOR?
Primarily, we are there for anyone working or interested in the areas of emerging technologies, including blockchain and AI. Our focus on networking and collaboration is facilitated through bringing together entrepreneurs, startups, investors, developers, consultancy, and corporates.

WHAT ARE MY CHANCES OF BEING APPROVED?
We are open-minded and love to get to know you! We look through
every application and hand-curate our community.

WHO IS THIS FOR?
Primarily, we are there for anyone working or interested in the areas of emerging technologies, including blockchain and AI. Our focus on networking and collaboration is facilitated through bringing together entrepreneurs, startups, investors, developers, consultancy, and corporates.

WHO IS RUNNING CHAINWORK??
Chainwork AG was founded in 2018 by Alex von Mühlenen and is cofounded by Nicolas von Mühlenen. Alex von Mühlenen has valuable
experience as a systems engineer – trading and strategy development
futures, stocks, FX entrepreneur, and is a tech & innovation enthusiast.
Nicolas von Mühlenen is an early stage investor & senior consultant,
for over 30 years at C-Level of KMU‘s, co-founder and CEO of: Entre
Deux AG Copyprint Bahnhof AG, Edubook AG, Edubase AG, Savain
AG & CEO of Mikro+Repro AG.

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