Co-Founder & CEO
Emil is the Co-Founder & CEO of Bluedot.
Bluedot is an “Arrival Platform for On-The-Go Customers”, a B2B solution powering contactless customer experiences, including next generation curbside and drive thru pick up.
Under Emil’s leadership, Bluedot has been named by as one of Fast Company’s 50 Most Innovative Companies in the World.
Emil has raised tens of millions of dollars from Silicon Valley-based venture capital funds and strategic investors, as well as the founding CFO of PayPal, who’s been a longstanding Board member and investor in the company.
Emil has led digital transformations with major enterprise clients across the retail, restaurant and media industries.
Emil was named one of the most influential industry leaders in the US the last two years in a row by National Restaurant News, as well as a Top 50 Male Entrepreneur Under 40.
He’s a regular public speaker and commentator in major national and industry publications, including Bloomberg and Forbes.
Prior to founding Bluedot, Emil was a senior advisor to successive Australian Prime Ministers.
In this role, he worked with the US government and major tech companies on cyber, digital, and economic policy.
He was also an advisor in major international forums, including the G20.
Emil has a Master of International Public Policy and Master of Diplomacy, as well as Bachelor in International Relations, and a Bachelor of Business and Economics.