Alec Hahn is the Founder and CEO of Bitcoin42, a crypto-currency company based in Tijuana, Mexico. Since early 2010, he is involved in the Bitcoin world, and recently he became a strong supporter of the Proof of Stake protocols. He is also an audiovisual media designer and independent filmmaker. His work has been displayed at the Museum of London and the Deutsches Museum in Munich. He has written, directed, produced, photographed, and edited various short films that took him to film festivals around the world. Alec has worked in national television and theatre in Germany. He designed the image of Imperfectu: International Film and Gender Studies Festival, which is part of Earthivism, a non-profit organization co-founded by Alec and through which he promotes social, cultural, and environmental activism.