Markus​ ​Zimmermann​​ ​is​ ​a​ ​blockchain​ ​architect​ ​and​ ​specialist​ ​in experimental​ ​on-​ ​and​ ​off-chain​ ​usage.​ ​Markus​ ​has​ ​a​ ​background in​ ​computer​ ​science​ ​and​ ​architecture​ ​with​ ​a​ ​focus​ ​on​ ​media, theory​ ​and​ ​spatial​ ​configurations​ ​of​ ​technological​ ​systems.​ ​He specializes​ ​in​ ​digital​ ​design​ ​in​ ​distributed​ ​ledger technologies​ ​and​ ​observing​ ​the​ ​crypto-economy​ ​from​ ​both socio-economical​ ​and​ ​communications​ ​perspectives.