The Blockchain Group Enters the $1.8 Billion Blockchain Services Market to Become Global Leader
PARIS, 9 July 2018 / The Blockchain Group (TBG) has today announced its entry into the Blockchain world, to dominate the niche services market on all fronts, through a complementary portfolio of bespoke business, marketing, and technology offerings.
The Group currently employs a global team of multi-disciplinary blockchain experts based in Paris, London, Toronto and Sydney and is rapidly expanding its team to 150 by the end of the year, with 70 percent of the team being blockchain engineers.
TBG is a global umbrella organization consisting of engineers and entrepreneurs. Over the coming weeks, The Group will be launching specific offerings within the consulting, education and development fields, to create an entire blockchain-powered ecosystem to enable businesses to navigate the blockchain arena in a secure and reliable manner. The offerings include:
- ICO Global Partners
A global team of experts provides end-to-end services to crystallize a client’s project into reality with the launch of a successful ICO by providing Pre & Post Technical, Legal, Marketing and Financial support.
- The Blockchain Xdev
Europe’s largest pool of cutting-edge blockchain engineers, cryptographers, and strategic thinkers specialized in refining and streamlining the processes central to every business to accelerate success and scalability for future growth.
- The Blockchain Land
The ultimate news cornerstone providing professionals of all major industries with the intelligence, support, and expertise for all levels to understand the ongoing transformation and key trends shaping the blockchain landscape.
- The Blockchain Day
Launching the first 2018 official worldwide tour dedicated to business innovation, leaders of all key industries will be coming together for a two-day event for Blockchain Day in Paris, Singapore, and Toronto.
- The Blockchain Corner
Monthly panel discussions hosted in Europe’s heart of innovation to connect worldwide blockchain experts with key players in the business world by exploring real scenarios and regulatory approaches to keep on “top of business”.
- The Blockchain Camp
Starting in the Autumn of 2018, The Blockchain Group will be inaugurating the biggest campus purely dedicated to blockchain innovation in the heart of Paris, Europe’s innovation capital. An incubator dedicated to breaking new grounds and bringing blockchain technology out of the lab into production.
TBG is led by Xavier Latil, former CEO of Leadmedia Group, who brings over 20 years experience in digital and tech, gained both in-house and with some of the world’s leading agencies.
“Blockchain technology has started to disrupt traditional business, so it’s not a surprise that the race is on for entrepreneurs to come up with the “next big thing”, the trick is in understanding on how to leverage this technology to each industry sector. We are extremely selective on the projects we choose to take on…” said Xavier Latil, CEO of The Blockchain Group.
Strategic partnerships have been formed to strengthen TBG’s services with key players such as:
- 50 Partners, an organization of 50 entrepreneurs with outstanding expertise who have joined forces to select and promote promising startups to reach the next level of success;
- DisPRuptive, a specialist London and New York City based PR agency with a strong track record in working with ICOs and brands using Blockchain technologies;
- IRT System X, one of eight institutes of technological research that have been established by the French Government to boost the country’s digital transformation;
- Psion Finance, the legal blockchain branch of an independent advisory firm, Largillière Finance, specializing in the blockchain corporate and financial approach. In particular, accompanying corporations within the blockchain sector in fundraising via I.C.O (Initial Coin Offering) and by S.T.O. (Security Token Offering);
- Netmedia Europe, leading B2B technology news publisher with a portfolio of 25 publishing sites from Sillicon to BIT.
The Group is financed by Idinvest Partners, Truffle Capital and Pascal Chevalier, co-founder of Reworld Media (ALREW), international group of digital medias.
TBG’s clients will benefit from the digital media group’s network of existing media brands and its 180,000 partnering publishing sites.
The private blockchain division is expected to dominate the global B2B market over the coming years. TBG predicts that the majority of blockchain spend within the business sphere will be concentrated in the service industry, transforming forever the enterprise IT landscape. Despite the growing hype yet immaturity surrounding cryptocurrencies, all eyes are on the potential application of blockchain technology, which is crystallizing at a faster rate.
About The Blockchain Group
The Blockchain Group is a global umbrella organization of engineers and entrepreneurs with the end mission to create a blockchain-powered ecosystem that allows businesses to harness the power of decentralized energy through its various divisions — The Blockchain Land, The Blockchain Camp, ICO Global Partners, The Blockchain Day, The Blockchain Corner and The Blockchain Xdev.
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