Meltem Demirors' family is from rural Turkey and after spending time there and seeing firsthand how some people in this world actually do not have a stable currency, she was motivated her to get involved in the cryptocurrency world.
"For far too long, the world's wealth has been directed and controlled by white men," says Demirors, the chief strategy officer at CoinShares, a platform for cyrptocurrencies.
New Financial System That Caters to Women
And since 51% of households are controlled by women these days, she is looking to change "to create a new financial system that caters to the population of this country."
Clearly she is hoping to do that with cryptos.
So watch the video above as she gave Alpha Rising a great sense of her mission.
And then be sure to watch this additional clip from our interview and then listen to our full conversation as we discuss who's investing in crypto and why the retail investor should consider investing!
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