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Blockchain and Digital Asset Integration


451 7th street SW washington DC 20410


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Summary of Experience

As a recognized industry leader Mr. Jeremy Bates was recruited to serve as CEO of Vaquero Vietato, a crypto and digital asset insurance startup. He comes to the role from his third start-up, Homemaide, which he founded and whose founding team was acqui-hired by Walmart Labs ($1.6B in net revenue/day, +1.1B MAU). Prior Jeremy led fintech policy and software dev teams at Prudential (acquired by Berkshire Hathaway in 2012) and Wellington. The Obama Administration recruited Mr. Bates to lead product teams that built major initiatives in affordable housing and the mortgage/finance markets. Prior he led product teams who negotiated with governors, state and federal legislators on implementing the Affordable Care Act via demo’s. His team’s ACA disbursements grew YOY from $50B to $100B. Jeremy also researched innovation with Harvard's Dr. Clayton Christensen, the father of the theory of disruptive innovation, which resulted in the publication of Disrupting Class: How Disruptive Innovation Will Change the Way the World Learns, the NYT bestseller. Mr. Bates authored extensive research on risk and innovation. Many of the studies in this research were funded by the National Institute of Health (NIH), the Department of Justice (DOJ), and led to multiple publications. Mr. Bates’ product dev leadership includes serving as the cofounder of Analytic Enterprises where within just-in-time manufacturing, he converted demand signal-driven supply chain (DDSC) data into predictive models and shipped +50 Direct to Consumer (DTC) consumer packaged goods (CPG) which grossed +$100B worldwide. Successful exit. At Smiling Snacks Jeremy converted  Demand Signal-Driven Supply Chain (DDSC) data into powerful predictive models in CPG Consumables. Successful exit after acquisition by Just Emissions.

Domain Experience

Finance / Banking / Insurance, Healthcare / Medical / Medical Devices, Pharmaceutical / Research / Biotechnology, Real Estate, Retail

Use Case Experience

Anti-Money Laundering (AML), Asset Management, Budget Management, Data Analytics, Financial Crimes, Financial Instruments, Intellectual Property, Supply Chain Management

Blockchain Development Experience

DAG, Ethereum, Fantom, Hyperledger Fabric, NEO, OpenChain, Ripple, Stellar

Cryptocurrency Experience

Bitcoin, Bitcoin Cash, Bitcoin Gold, Bitshares, Ethereum, Litecoin, Ripple

Languages Spoken

Chinese, English, Spanish

Are you open to speaking opportunities?


Availability for Work or Contract Opportunities

Full Time

Available for Travel*


Government Roles

Government Administrator, Government Director / Manager