Guibert Englebienne, co-founder of Globant, an Argentine software development company, said that all companies should be aware of what emerging technologies like crypto, NFT and the metaverse have to offer. Englebienne explained that these new technologies could disrupt the operations of existing businesses and that some time may need to be spent to understand these effects.
Globant co-founder takes new technologies seriously
Cryptocurrencies and their derivative products are beginning to tangentially affect many industries, including the technology sector, and many companies are concerned about the effects this could have. Guibert Englebienne, one of the co-founders of Globant, the Argentine technological unicorn, has explained that this effect and the new technology that is emerging from the fusion of cryptocurrencies, NFTs and the metaverse sector should not be ignored.
Englebienne bases his opinion on the wide scope of these sectors and how this can affect other businesses that are tangentially close to cryptocurrencies, such as technology. In an interview with local media, he stated:
Organizations in general, when they grow, crystallize in a business model that has been favorable to them and on which they have developed a habit and a custom, but the appearance of new technologies will generate disruption in their business. Devoting a part of your time to being able to understand this is essential.
Fan of NFT, Crypto and Metaverse
Englebienne, as a co-founder of Globant, is a fan of these new technologies, including the metaverse, NFTs, and cryptocurrencies. About the metaverse, he believes that while the technology is legit, there’s still too much noise around it. You have to clear the air to understand the real uses and potential of this new technology, according to him.
In crypto, Englebienne also has a positive attitude. However, he believes this new bear market could be a positive for the sector. he stated:
Looking at the recent declines in the markets, I think this is healthy to some extent because it cleans up the landscape and separates those projects that have a strong value proposition versus those that are just speculation.
In addition, he stated that bitcoin is “good as a diversification strategy and if one believes in cryptocurrencies, being able to bet on them, but always in a reasonable way.”
The Globant co-founder also believes that when it comes to NFTs and their possible uses, he says that they enable interesting business models, but there must be interesting projects using NFTs that understand “the real potential behind the technology.” of simply using it as part of the current euphoria.
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