Maria Marenco, President of the Government Blockchain Association Sweden / Nordic, has been appointed as Senator at the Grand Assembly of the World Business Angels Investment Forum. Senator Marenco will represent Sweden in the Global Woman Leaders Committee of the Grand Assembly.
Maria Marenco, born in Latin America, grew up in Sweden and is currently based in London. Mrs Marenco is a Blockchain Strategist, Healthcare Informatics expert, a Mental Health professional and the Founder/CEO of Mentfort Ltd. She obtained her academic education and professional training in Sweden and United Kingdom. With her multidisciplinary and international background, Maria brings extensive experience and knowledge having worked with a global not-for-profit Health IT organization in the capacity of an in-house SME on Blockchain and AI technologies, and respective Public Affairs and Communications. l She takes part in various specialist groups that explore the potentials and challenges of DLTs primary to the healthcare and wellness domain, as well as government and public services, focusing on the cultural and ethical considerations of technology adaptions. In addition to her entrepreneurial background, Maria is involved in the Government Blockchain Association as chapter President of the Sweden/Nordic region, and an international Keynote Speaker.