The CEO of San Francisco-based payments company Ripple shares his crypto expertise with the Prime Minister of Georgia.
Georgian Prime Minister Irakli Garibashvili at the 2022 World Economic Forum (WEF) event met Join Ripple’s Brad Garlinghouse to discuss blockchain technology and regulation.
“Awesome conversation with Ripple CEO Brad Garlinghouse! We shared Georgia’s vision for the future of blockchain and regulation.
It aims to evolve into a technology and innovation hub with a business-centric environment and innovative approach. We shared the story of Georgia, the first country to introduce blockchain into public services.”
Ripple’s Twitter account retweeted the post, adding that it was an honor to meet a foreign dignitary.
— Ripple (@Ripple) May 23, 2022
On the side of Prime Minister Garibashvili was Deputy Prime Minister Revan Davitashvili. The conference was held in Davos, Switzerland, where the 2022 World Economic Forum will be held.
according to local reportGeorgia’s prime minister also made a proposal to Ripple’s CEO at a meeting.
“The prime minister has proposed to Ripple’s CEO to open a corporate service center in Georgia, noting that Georgia has a favorable investment environment and stable position.”
Stateside, Garlinghouse and Ripple have been embroiled in a lawsuit filed by the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) alleging that Ripple Labs issued XRP as an unregistered security.
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