PandaBloks is an independent Block Producer. We are a self-funded Block Producer who is not owned, managed or directed by any company or fund.
PandaBloks is based in Porto, Portugal and owned by two partners, each with 50% of the ownership:
Blockchain Technical Wizard 🧙♂️
CTO & Co-Founder @ TAIKAI and Book author. He is an experienced Software Engineer that worked for several multinational and recognized software companies like Euronext, Axway, Airtel ATN & PT Inovação. In 2016 he published “Asynchronous Android Programming” Android programming book.
In the most recent years he has worked as a CTO for TAIKAI, a hackathon platform that runs on eosio and provides a talent marketplace based on a token economy.
Mario Ribeiro Alves
Community Manager and Tokenomics Expert 👨🏻💻
Economist by trade, technologist by heart. Worked at PwC and as Investment Banker. Helped startups fundraise and blockchain companies to design token incentive models. In 2017 created Blockchain Center Portugal, a Portuguese blockchain community and in 2018 co-founded TAIKAI, the blockchain hackathon platform, built on EOSIO. In 2021, co-founded Startup from the Block, a global blockchain startup community.