Navroop Sahdev

Head of Research, Ad Meliora

An economist by training, Navroop is currently building a FinTech company that seeks to leverage blockchain technology. She is a Research Associate at the Centre d’économie de l’Université Paris Nord (CEPN) and holds three masters in IP Management, Economics of Innovation and Applied Economics respectively. In the past, she has worked at Harvard University, UN Environment Programme and University of the Fraser Valley. Her research interests are focused on Distributed Ledger Technologies, Game Theory, Networks Theory and Complex Systems Science. She is the co-author of the Hyperledger MOOC “Blockchain for Business” and regularly speaks at FinTech conferences.

Born and brought up in India, Navroop is currently based out of Boston (and airplanes). In her personal time, she is a photographer and a connoisseur of dark chocolate.


Cryptoeconomics, Initial Coin Offerings, Crowdfunding, Networks Theory, Smart Contracts, Blockchain for Business, Market Liquidity, Tokenization, Complexity Economics, Technological Convergence


Economics, Business Strategy, Economic Modelling


Ad Meliora LLC, Centre d’économie de l’Université Paris Nord (CEPN)

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