Paulo Rodrigues

Paulo Rodrigues

COO, Public Mint


Paolo is an experienced blockchain and payments professional with over 20 years in the cards & payments Industry (wholesale and retail).  He is the former CEO of a blockchain R&D center, global blockchain business developer and Head of a SWIFT service bureau at a clearing house and payment processor. As operations manager he also led SWIFT operations service bureau technical support and business process outsourcing for payment instruments operations.

He’s frequently present in several international forums and working groups regarding Payments, e-Identity and blockchain. With more than a decade of experience in Strategy and Sales, Management and Product Development, Paulo has a wide range of expertise in different areas as well as valuable insights regarding the financial industry and payment infrastructures.