The Team

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Paul Niederer
Paul is one of world's leading authorities on Collaborative and Crowdfunding platforms in the emerging crowd economy.

Paul Niederer is passionate about providing matchmaking opportunities for entrepreneurs and investors in the crowd economy.

Specialties: Crowdsourcing, Collaborative Investment Platforms, Peer to Peer funding, Equity crowdfunding, Capital Raising, Productive Investing, CEO
Tony Puls
Tony is the founding chairman of ASSOB. Tony is considered to be one of the founding fathers of equity-based crowdfunding globally and provides consulting services to other regions wanting to establish a "powered by ASSOB" platform.

Equity-based crowdfunding provides a politically attractive way of stimulating regional development, economic growth and job creation without straining the public (taxpayers) purse. For his many years of ground-breaking work in crowdfunding, Tony has recently been awarded a life membership to the Crowdfunding Institute of Australia (CFIA).
Wim De Vylder
Willem (Wim) has held leadership positions as CFO and CEO in private or listed companies including Digital Equipment Corporation Limited, Stadium Australia Management Ltd, Cranswick Premium Wines Ltd, Permo-Drive Limited and Peddle Thorp Architects.

He has strong experience with fund raising, government grants, licensing of intellectual property, corporate finance, governance and strategic planning. He has managed a number of corporate transactions including JV’s in India, M&A transactions, major asset sales, debt funding and licensing agreements with third parties in USA, China, India and Australia.