Lisa Wade, CEO, Digital X
Lisa is the CEO of DigitalX. DigitalX is a blockchain financial company innovating at the frontiers of Web 3.0. with a sustainable focus via a commitment to the WEF ESG and Stakeholder Capital framework and RegTech innovations such as Drawbridge.
Lisa has over 29 years of experience in the finance industry, including co-founding Australia’s first Low Carbon Fund in 2007 and Change Investment Management in 2009. As a proven pioneer of the socially responsible and impact investment industry, she has established a reputation for driving superior investment returns from the economic opportunity of the transition to a low-carbon economy.
Lisa is also an ambassador for Earth Hour and Al Gore’s Climate Reality Leaders initiative, as well as a Mentor for AYP and current holder of the Blockie for Gender and Diverse Blockchain leader of the year – as an out member of the LGBTI+ community, Lisa is an advocate and example of equality in action.
Lisa passionately believes investors should no longer have to compromise their values for their investments and, with technology and de-fi, will be able to truly align their values to their investments. She is also using new technologies to promote equity and equality across financial landscapes via her work exploring the tokenisation of impact.