Dr Agata Ferreira is an international lawyer, advisor and university assistant professor. Agata spent several years practicing finance law in the London financial centre, in a leading law firm Clifford Chance and in an investment bank Credit Suisse. Currently, she focuses on legal and regulatory challenges facing the blockchain industry. She is an expert at the EU Blockchain Observatory & Forum. She is also the Chief Legal Officer for Status.im. Agata is also an assistant professor at the Warsaw University of Technology and a guest professor at a number of academic institutions.