Al-Sheikhly is Strategic Advisor at
BitSent is made up of Bitcoin enthusiasts, traders, coders, gamers, and lobbyists. They have been involved with Bitcoin since 2010.
Their mission is to make Bitcoin technologies sustainable and competitive, while preserving their potential to improve quality of life. To this end, they are currently focused on making Bitcoin technologies accessible to everyone. They are also focused on resolving issues around the integration of Bitcoin with the existing financial services industry. Through open communication with regulators and financial service partners as well as extensive work on policy and best practices, BitSent intends to lead by example in resolution of these issues.
Derar earned his Bachelor of Science (BS), Chemistry Minor at University of Waterloo in 2009.