Pelle Braendgaard

“All old institutions developed for a reason. Don't worry about what they are now, learn from the reason.”


Managua, Nicaragua

Professional title:

Blockchain developer

What do you do?

I develop code to that combines crypto, law and finance


The economist Hernando de Soto changed my life when he explained in Mystery of Capital how the poor are poor because of lack of access to legal and financial institutions. Since then I've been working on trying to use technology to allow people to create their own institutions to replace the old.

What should we read?

Anti-Fragile by Nassim Taleb