Joel Palathinkal, Ph.D

General Partner, Genesis Block Venture Capital

Joel Palathinkal, Ph.D

General Partner, Genesis Block Venture Capital

Biography

Dr. Palathinkal is the cofounder of Genesis Block Holdings, a serial entrepreneur, and venture capitalist. With his network and close relationships with limited partners, private equity investors, high net worth individuals, and other institutional entities, he’s been able to build an ecosystem for blockchain entrepreneurs & investors. His deep experience in software product development, machine learning, AI, and blockchain technologies has allowed him to support founders, B2B enterprises, and institutions. He also has extensive experience as a seasoned executive in Financial Technology managing over $300 Billion in assets under management. As a venture capitalist, he invested in frontier technology companies. He completed his Ph.D in software modeling & simulation from the University of Central Florida, and studied finance at Cornell University.