Alexia Hefti

Alexia Hefti

Blockchain Tax Lead

Deloitte

Alexia is a Swiss-Canadian New York-qualified blockchain and cryptocurrency lawyer who co-founded Deloitte Canada’s blockchain and cryptocurrency tax advisory practice. She collaborates with civil society and government bodies in emerging markets to create pro-blockchain regulatory frameworks and pro-crypto business environments. Alexia sits as an advisor on the Bermuda Global FinTech Advisory Board, the Nordic Token Alliance, the Armenian Council on Disruptive Technologies and is an Ambassador of the Georgian National Blockchain Agency. Following her passion for social impact and women’s empowerment, Alexia co-founded the SavannahX Blockchain Academy, a non-profit in Uganda, to teach coding to youth as a means of creating meaningful and sustainable economic opportunities, and promoting technology in the region.