Bio: Jill Carlson leads Market Strategy at Chain, a leading blockchain technology company based in San Francisco. Chain powers next-generation financial networks for companies including Visa and Nasdaq. Prior to joining Chain, Jill worked at Cambridge University’s Centre for Alternative Finance where she conducted research on how institutions are deploying blockchain networks. She has also done work on the use of cryptocurrencies in evading financial regulation. She began her career as a credit trader at Goldman Sachs, where she later worked as a research strategist. Jill holds a MSc from the University of Oxford and a BA from Harvard.