Alex Mashinsky

Alex Mashinsky

Alex Mashinsky

CEO, Celsius Network


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<p>Alex Mashinsky was born into communism, reared under socialism, and is currently thriving under capitalism. He is a prominent Israeli-American entrepreneur who has founded several companies over the years, including&nbsp;GroundLink,&nbsp;Transit Wireless,&nbsp;Elematics and&nbsp;Arbinet.</p>

<p>Alex’s success as an entrepreneur stems from his acute ability to identify winning trends and assemble world-class teams. Two of his companies, Arbinet and Transit Wireless acheived a monopolistic hold in their respective industries and pioneered new business models and technologies used today.</p>

<p>Alex has a long history with tech in fact, evidenced by his powerful intellectual property portfolio. He has authored over 50 patents that cover aspects of the&nbsp;<a href=";printsec=abstract&amp;zoom=4#v=onepage&amp;q&amp;f=false">Smart Grid</a>,&nbsp;&nbsp;<a href=";printsec=abstract&amp;zoom=4#v=onepage&amp;q&amp;f=false">Ad exchanges</a>,&nbsp;<a href=";printsec=abstract&amp;zoom=4#v=onepage&amp;q&amp;f=false">Groupon</a>,&nbsp;&nbsp;<a href=";printsec=abstract&amp;zoom=4#v=onepage&amp;q&amp;f=false">Twitter</a>,&nbsp;&nbsp;<a href=";printsec=abstract&amp;zoom=4#v=onepage&amp;q&amp;f=false">Skype</a>,&nbsp;&nbsp;<a href=";printsec=abstract#v=onepage&amp;q&amp;f=false">App Store</a>,&nbsp;&nbsp;<a href="">Netflix streaming concept</a>&nbsp;and many other top performing web companies. He is one of the leading evangelists of web-based exchanges and is even considered to be one of the early developers of VOIP.</p>


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