Areas of Expertise

  • Technological capacity to act
  • Blockchain, cryptocurrencies, and financial regulation
  • Digital transformations and digital regulation
  • Artificial intelligence and big data


German, English

Dr. Marlon Ebert has supported both the Geo-Economics Program and Technology and Global Affairs Program of DGAP since April 2020. He builds upon his nine years in financial consulting, during which he gained in-depth experience on regulatory topics and digital transformations. His work focused on enabling the usage of big data as well as building the capacity for cryptocurrency trading.

Ebert holds a PhD in physics from the Johannes Gutenberg-Universität Mainz based on his work on density functional theory for hard disc fluids on graphics cards.


Sustainable Crypto Currencies

Mining is affecting supply chains and the environment, but Germany can help mitigate it
Dr. Marlon Ebert
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