Marlene is a writer, speaker and artist. She is based in Berlin where she has worked for the Finleap venture Perseus and the blockchain startup Neufund to immerse herself in the tech world. Her German and English writing has appeared in Wired, Coindesk and Hackernoon. Besides, she acts as a program coordinator at FP24 gallery in Antwerp. She holds a BA honors degree in Liberal Arts & Sciences: Global Challenges from Leiden University College with a minor in journalism and another minor in fine arts which she received from the Royal Academy of Art, The Hague. Further she holds an MA in Digital Culture from Goldsmiths University London.