Sean Moss-Pultz is the co-founder and CEO of Bitmark a startup working to extend traditional property rights to the modern day by creating tools that recognize people as the sources and owners of their own digital assets and data. He an expert in developing technology for consumer electronics and Internet services, especially blockchain related projects. Prior to Bitmark, he was a senior executive for EMQ, a financial technology startup. Recognized as a pioneer of open-source hardware, Sean launched and was CEO of Openmoko, the first open-source phone and a precursor to iPhone and Android smartphones. He holds bachelor’s degrees in mathematics and physics from UC San Diego.