Guest Speaker, Joanne Griffin of LinkedIn

Blockchain discussed by the C-suite at No. 25 Kildare Street, Dublin 2

On Thursday 10th October, CEO’s and CxO's gathered at No.25 Kildare Street, Dublin 2. Part of Blacksquare’s CEO lunch series sponsored by executive headhunters Principal Connections, a full house listened to the fascinating insights of Joanne Griffin, LinkedIn's Finance Director (Controllership) and Global Program Manager Innovation & Insights.

ABCs of Blockchain

This session focused on what the C-suite needs to know about blockchain technology, specifically by providing an analysis of just what this technology platform represents. While there was a lot of debate and conversation surrounding the potential of blockchain, Ms Griffin addressed the fundamental components of how this platform works. Analysing the business applications and components of blockchain technology, this lunch in the series provided a comprehensive overview of what blockchain represents, how it works, and how business can use it to add value to clients.


Other sponsors of the CEO Lunch Series include global consulting firm, Mercer and Irish law firm, Byrne Wallace.


Ms Joanne Griffin is Finance Director (Controllership) and Global Program Manager Innovation & Insights as well as a Board Member at LinkedIn. A Big 4 Chartered Accountant, Ms Griffin formally held the positions of Finance Director at Nielsen and Financial Controller at Flogas. She has an MBS in Accounting from Dublin City University. Ms Griffin is a Steering Committee Member of CWIT Ireland (Connecting Women in Tech) as well as a former Technology Committee Member of Chartered Accountants Ireland.

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