In The Exchange with KB, host Kirill Bensonoff continues his series of interviews with today’s top innovators and business leaders to know. In the next immigrants who kick-ass instalment, KB is joined by Natalia Karayaneva, founder and CEO of Propy.
Learn more about our guest:
Natalia Karayaneva is the founder and CEO of a proptech company Propy, an advisor to Arrington XRP Capital, and noteworthy Forbes Contributor. Natalia boasts an impressive twelve-year track record in international real estate and real estate development prior to launching Propy, including work in blockchain. Natalia also holds qualifications in software engineering.
Visit: https://propy.com/ and follow her on Twitter: @NataliePropy
00:00 Introduction and welcome
01:00 Starting Propy
03:20 Propy and blockchain
06:33 The potential of real estate
07:50 International real estate
08:30 The US vs the world
12:08 Blockchain in developing countries
13:37 Local vs international transactions
15:23 CEO focus
17:43 Challenges of blockchain
20:43 Industry resistance
23:51 Industry costs
27:10 Startup reception
28:14 Comparisons to the US
30:58 What’s next for Propy?