Flip is the Co-CEO and Co-Chairman of Fluree, PBC. FlureeDB is an ACID compliant Blockchain Graph Database. FlureeDB is the database of choice supporting the enterprise deployment of public, private and federated data intensive applications.
Flip was the CEO, COO of Cullinet, the largest software company of the 80's and founder and CEO of Platinum technology, inc., 8th largest global software company at time of sale to CA for 4 billion dollars. Upside Magazine's Top 100 most influential people in Information Technology, winner of both the E&Y and the Merril Lynch Entrepreneur of the year award. Winner of ADL's Torch of Liberty award..Recipient of the YPO Legacy Award. Each year, one-third of the chapters honor ONE member who personifies and defines YPO's legacy for the next generation"
Andrew 'Flip' Filipowski, is a successful high-tech entrepreneur, philanthropist, and industry visionary. He devotes his expertise, vision, leadership and entrepreneurial talent to the strategic direction of SilkRoad Equity’s and Tally Capital’s investments and is actively the Executive Chairman of Fuel50, VeriBlock, & MissionMode.
Flip was honored and inducted as First Captain & Honored Old Boy of St John’s Northwestern Military Academy. Recently named one of the “Top 50 Startup Influencers to follow in 2016” by Linkedin.
Proud koi owner of Rose Princess Kohaku - winner of the 80-bu Kokugyo prize in the 2006 All Japan Combined Show & Taisho Sanshoku - Grand Champion at the ZNA Southern California Show - http://www.koi.com/news.php
Specialties: Bitcoin, Blockchain, Digital Autonomous Organizations, B-Corp, Startups, Entrepreneurship, global distribution, financing, M&A, restructuring, brand management, positioning, IPO, convertible debt, LBO, technology, vision....