Shermin is the Founder of BlockchainHub and working on Identity Startup Jolocom. She was on the advisory board of the Estonian e-residency program, a curator of theDAO.

Shermin did her PhD in IT-Management at the Vienna University of Economics, where she used to work as an assistant professor and currently lectures blockchain related topics. Furthermore she studied film and drama in Madrid. Her past work experience ranges from internet start-ups, IT consulting & filmmaking. Among others her films have screened in Cannes and at dOCUMENTA.