Alexander 'echa' Eichhorn is an entrepreneur, developer and researcher who lives and works in New York City and Berlin. He is founder of KIDTSUNAMI, creator of Blockwatch a crypto-market and blockchain analytics provider and TRIMMER, a cloud platform for professional filmmakers.

Alexander has worked as IT researcher and festival producer in Norway, Canada and Germany. His background is in distributed systems, security and video processing. He has worked with 3D multi-view video and quality assessment methods at Simula Research Laboratory, collaborated with the World Opera on telematic performances, created live video processing tools for Real-Time Emergency Response at McGill University and founded the Art.on.Wires Festival, an electronic arts and engineering event.