16 Oct '13, 6am

Pilot puts aviation career on hold to work on Bitcoin startup

Pilot puts aviation career on hold to work on Bitcoin startup

Shiwen is a part-time freelance writer, aspiring entrepreneur and overall generalist interested in exploring, researching and writing. Disclosure: The interview subject is invests in the Bitcoin sector. Sammel Nigel, a Singaporean pilot and data privacy advocate, is the founder of Find Your Bitcoin Sweden (FYB-SE) , the European base of a Bitcoin trading platform founded and located in Singapore. It serves the Nordic nations of Northern Europe. He has a diverse professional background: after graduating with a computer science diploma from a local polytechnic, he went on to become a fitness trainer before transferring over to the aviation sector as a pilot. At the beginning of 2013, he put his flying career on hold to take his Bitcoin preoccupation full-time. Tech in Asia: What sparked your interest in Bitcoin? Sammel: I’ve always been interested in disruptive technology, p...

Full article: http://www.techinasia.com/pilot-puts-aviation-career-hold...

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