Nadia Filali

Groupe Caisse des Dépôts

Head of Innovation & Development

Nadia Filali began her career in the financial software sector dedicated to asset management. At Caisse des Dépôts, she held several positions such as Deputy Head of Financial Back Office, Head of Strategic Projects and then Head of Business Development. In 2016, she became Director of Blockchain & Cryptoassets Programme at Caisse des Dépôts, and pilot of LaBChain, a non-profit consortium of over 30 partners dedicated to the finance and insurance sectors.

Since 2023, she has been Director of Innovation & Business Development for Caisse des Dépôts. She oversees multiple partnerships to support R&D in France and Europe and has launched several industrial projects based on Blockchain technologies, such as Archipels, a provider of Blockchain-based digital trust services, where she is a director. She also supports regulatory and legislative openings and works alongside French and European institutions: she has been a member of the European Commission’s Blockchain Forum Observatory expert panel since May 2018, and a member of the French National Task Force as well as the OECD’s Blockchain Expert Policy Advisory Body (BEPAB).

Proactive in the creation of INATBA (International Association for Trusted Blockchain Application), she has been elected a member of the Board since April 2019. She is also a board member of ACSEL, the French digital economy association since January 2021. Finally, since December 2017, she has been a member of the Board of Directors of the Digital Development Agency launched by the Moroccan government.