Eduardo Kopper is a seasoned professional with a diverse background in coffee, banking, energy, and now, blockchain technology. With over 25 years of experience in the coffee industry, overseeing international operations in 8 Latin American countries, Eduardo has a deep understanding of the region's business landscape. He also spent 14 years in banking, further broadening his expertise in finance and operations.
Eduardo's journey in the energy sector spans over three decades, during which he has made significant strides in promoting sustainable energy solutions. He is currently the President of Sunshine, one of the leading solar energy companies in Costa Rica, demonstrating his commitment to renewable energy and sustainability.
In the realm of blockchain, Eduardo serves as the President of DataCenter CR, the first green digital mining center in Central America. Under his leadership, the company has grown to house over 650 machines mining in their data center, all powered by clean energy. This innovative approach to cryptocurrency mining showcases Eduardo's vision of integrating sustainability with blockchain technology.
Eduardo is also the owner of Finca Koki, a family-friendly oasis located in San Pedro de Poás, Alajuela. Finca Koki offers a unique experience with activities such as swimming in their lake, hiking, picnicking, and even camping. This venture further highlights Eduardo's commitment to sustainability and eco-friendly practices.
Eduardo's work extends beyond business operations to thought leadership. He has shared his insights at various platforms, including TEDx Sabana, where he spoke about the potential of blockchain technology in creating a sustainable future. He also presented a keynote at Data Center Dynamics, discussing the case of DataCenter CR and its contribution to the environment through green digital mining.
Eduardo Kopper's multifaceted experience and commitment to sustainability make him a unique voice in the blockchain industry. At Blockchain Jungle 2023, he will share his insights on sustainable blockchain solutions, drawing from his rich experience in energy, finance, and technology.