Team

Sten Laureyssens. Co-founder & Chairman Adara<br><br>
Co-founder Connect.Capital<br><br>
Advisor to Storm, Current.us, Apex<br><br>
Active crypto-investor and trading expert

Sten Laureyssens

Co-founder & Chairman Adara

Co-founder Connect.Capital

Advisor to Storm, Current.us, Apex

Active crypto-investor and trading expert

Olga Petrunina. CEO & co-founder Adara<br><br>
Previously CEO and Founder Visatohome (acquired by VFS Global - largest visa services provider worldwide) and CFO at Anywayanyday.com (Expedia of Russia, first and the biggest online travel agency)<br><br>
5 investment rounds totalling $34M USD for both projects<br><br>
Total valuation of projects of $300M USD<br><br>
a pioneer in decentralized financial systems since 2011

Olga Petrunina

CEO & co-founder Adara

Previously CEO and Founder Visatohome (acquired by VFS Global - largest visa services provider worldwide) and CFO at Anywayanyday.com (Expedia of Russia, first and the biggest online travel agency)

5 investment rounds totalling $34M USD for both projects

Total valuation of projects of $300M USD

a pioneer in decentralized financial systems since 2011

Ira Erokhina. COO & co-founder Adara<br><br>
CEO Localway (Russian Yelp)<br><br>
Awarded best designed app in Russia & second best travel app of the year in 2015 & 2016, best travel website in Russia and one of the 14 best apps from Russia as awarded by Google

Ira Erokhina

COO & co-founder Adara

CEO Localway (Russian Yelp)

Awarded best designed app in Russia & second best travel app of the year in 2015 & 2016, best travel website in Russia and one of the 14 best apps from Russia as awarded by Google

Artem Taradash. CPO & co-founder Adara<br><br>
Art Director at SuperJob<br><br>
Creative Director mobile branch of Yota<br><br>
Art Director at Anywayanyday.com

Artem Taradash

CPO & co-founder Adara

Art Director at SuperJob

Creative Director mobile branch of Yota

Art Director at Anywayanyday.com

Ivan Novikov. Head of security Adara<br><br>
Founder and CEO of Wallarm, AI-based cybersecurity startup backed by YCombinator. Awarded multiple bug bounties from Google, Facebook, Twitter, Nokia, and Yandex.<br><br>
Developing a machine learning-based attack detection algorithm to protect complex high-load Internet projects.

Ivan Novikov

Head of security Adara

Founder and CEO of Wallarm, AI-based cybersecurity startup backed by YCombinator. Awarded multiple bug bounties from Google, Facebook, Twitter, Nokia, and Yandex.

Developing a machine learning-based attack detection algorithm to protect complex high-load Internet projects.

Jens Willemen. Value Engineer Adara<br><br>
Investment banker & Economic strategist

Jens Willemen

Value Engineer Adara

Investment banker & Economic strategist

Mathias Beke. Head of Data Science Adara<br><br>
Forex Algorithmic Trading & Investments.<br><br>
IT project lead & Enterprise Architect.

Mathias Beke

Head of Data Science Adara

Forex Algorithmic Trading & Investments.

IT project lead & Enterprise Architect.

Gustavo Hess. OTC Manager Adara<br><br>
Co-founder at Arc X Mining<br><br>
Associate at Trust&Co (M&A boutique in South Brazil)<br><br>
Acquisition analyst at American Chamber of Commerce for Brazil

Gustavo Hess

OTC Manager Adara

Co-founder at Arc X Mining

Associate at Trust&Co (M&A boutique in South Brazil)

Acquisition analyst at American Chamber of Commerce for Brazil

Daan Van den Berg. Head of Algorithmic Trading of Adara<br><br>
AWS Solutions Architect

Daan Van den Berg

Head of Algorithmic Trading of Adara

AWS Solutions Architect

Mikhail Granin. CTO Adara<br><br>
Head of NEM Russia and CIS<br><br>
Researcher & developer in Graphene-based blockchain projects

Mikhail Granin

CTO Adara

Head of NEM Russia and CIS

Researcher & developer in Graphene-based blockchain projects

Alexey Olin. Head of business development Adara<br><br>
Vice President & Head of Analytics center of Russian Blockchain and Cryptocurrency Association<br><br>
Founder and managing partner iVenturer Foundation

Alexey Olin

Head of business development Adara

Vice President & Head of Analytics center of Russian Blockchain and Cryptocurrency Association

Founder and managing partner iVenturer Foundation

Grigoriy Trusov. Director of Administration Adara<br><br>
CFO Deputy at VisaToHome<br>
Head of Financial division at Anywayanyday.com<br>
Senior specialist of Regional business division at VTB bank

Grigoriy Trusov

Director of Administration Adara

CFO Deputy at VisaToHome
Head of Financial division at Anywayanyday.com
Senior specialist of Regional business division at VTB bank

Ilya Kovalchuk. Community Manager Adara<br><br>
Business Development Manager at 24metrics<br>
Affiliate Manager at Admitad<br>
Affiliate Manager at ActionPay.

Ilya Kovalchuk

Community Manager Adara

Business Development Manager at 24metrics
Affiliate Manager at Admitad
Affiliate Manager at ActionPay.

Sergei Gushchin. Head of Front-end Adara

Sergei Gushchin

Head of Front-end Adara

Max Zaytsev. Lead Front-end Developer Adara<br><br>
Lead Front-end Developer at SuperJob – one of the largest vacancy and resume classified in Europe.<br>
UX Designer at Paralles – number one application for running Windows on Mac<br>

Max Zaytsev

Lead Front-end Developer Adara

Lead Front-end Developer at SuperJob – one of the largest vacancy and resume classified in Europe.
UX Designer at Paralles – number one application for running Windows on Mac

Artem Magomaev. Product Designer Adara

Artem Magomaev

Product Designer Adara

Julia Sidorova. Lead designer Adara

Julia Sidorova

Lead designer Adara

Anastasia Shentseva. Designer Adara

Anastasia Shentseva

Designer Adara

Development partner

Evrone

Evrone

Evrone is a team of professional web and mobile developers with large-scale web project experience.

With over nine years of experience in web & mobile development, Evrone created over 100 unique & challenging projects from different areas.

Advisors

Marissa Kim. Ms. Kim is a co-founder and partner at ARK - a crypto finance consultancy that guides companies through the tokenization process.<br><br>
She is a securities and capital markets lawyer focused on helping innovators in the blockchain and crypto ecosystem launch, raise capital and navigate/influence the regulatory landscape.

Marissa Kim

Ms. Kim is a co-founder and partner at ARK - a crypto finance consultancy that guides companies through the tokenization process.

She is a securities and capital markets lawyer focused on helping innovators in the blockchain and crypto ecosystem launch, raise capital and navigate/influence the regulatory landscape.

Kim Tae Chul. Mr. Chul is Vice President of the Korean Venture Business Association (KOVA) and a respected member of the Korea Blockchain Association.

Kim Tae Chul

Mr. Chul is Vice President of the Korean Venture Business Association (KOVA) and a respected member of the Korea Blockchain Association.

Alexander Fain. Founder of the Alfa Group Consortium, the parent organization for one of the largest banks in the Russian Federation.<br><br>
He is a professor in the field of applied mathematics and is cited by the leading Russian business periodicals as one of the most influential businessmen in the country.

Alexander Fain

Founder of the Alfa Group Consortium, the parent organization for one of the largest banks in the Russian Federation.

He is a professor in the field of applied mathematics and is cited by the leading Russian business periodicals as one of the most influential businessmen in the country.

Yuriy Pripachkin. President of RAСIB (Russian association of blockchain and cryptocurrencies)<br><br>
Founder of Akado Telecom TV, high-speed Internet and telephony (triple play) services for corporate subscribers and homes using advanced fibre optic technology.

Yuriy Pripachkin

President of RAСIB (Russian association of blockchain and cryptocurrencies)

Founder of Akado Telecom TV, high-speed Internet and telephony (triple play) services for corporate subscribers and homes using advanced fibre optic technology.

Bogdan Alexandrescu. Tech Lead at Apple, with a focus on large scale Machine Learning & AI infrastructure projects.<br><br>
Active investor and advisor in the blockchain ecosystem with investments in over 25 projects (ICON, EOS, Filecoin, Aeternity, 0x, Orbs, Constellation, Requests, Refereum, Nebulas and many more).<br><br>
Founded three successful companies in the fields of technology, fintech and business consulting.

Bogdan Alexandrescu

Tech Lead at Apple, with a focus on large scale Machine Learning & AI infrastructure projects.

Active investor and advisor in the blockchain ecosystem with investments in over 25 projects (ICON, EOS, Filecoin, Aeternity, 0x, Orbs, Constellation, Requests, Refereum, Nebulas and many more).

Founded three successful companies in the fields of technology, fintech and business consulting.

Vladimir Yomono. Government Relations<br><br>
Contributed to an upturn in economic relations between Russia and the USA in cooperation with public sector.
(Washington D.C., New-York)<br><br>
Leads the realization of Business Development Initiatives in South-East Asia. (Singapore,Thailand, Myanmar)

Vladimir Yomono

Government Relations

Contributed to an upturn in economic relations between Russia and the USA in cooperation with public sector. (Washington D.C., New-York)

Leads the realization of Business Development Initiatives in South-East Asia. (Singapore,Thailand, Myanmar)

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