Maria Tanjala -  Co-Founder of Big Couch and Film Chain

Maria Tanjala is the co-founder of FilmChain, based in London. FilmChain is the first automatic fintech service that collects, allocates and analyses revenues for film, TV, and digital content on the blockchain. The founders won "Blockchain Founder of the Year" UK Tech Founder Awards 2018 and "'Best Woman-led Investment in Innovation" UKBAA Awards 2019. Clients using the platform end-to-end include Council of Europe Eurimages, Golden-Globe winning producers and numerous funds. The startup is financed by the UK government. Imperial College and University of Toronto are their tech partners.