Meet The Team

Alexander Mittler


Alex is a seasoned entrepreneur who has founded and co-founded many companies, including SmartPilot GmbH that is conquering the German racing car market with its software for car performance improvements. Alex held responsible positions around the globe at Dell and Apple before starting his entrepreneurial journey

Prof. Dr Atanas Hristov


Atanas has published more than 20 scientific peer-reviewed papers in fields ranging from machine learning to hardware performance optimization. Prof. Hristov is a popular lecturer who has visited more than 30 scientific conferences around the world. He has lectured at universities in Belgium, Bulgaria, and Macedonia while he working on a project in machine learning at Cornell. His postdoc was in Antwerp, Belgium. Atanas has single-handedly handled some of the most complex problems in computer optimization in Europe.

Aleksandar V. Ribak


Aleks holds an MA in Marketing and sincerely plans to finish his Ph.D. in consumer psychology, one day. Alek also started two MAs at Cambridge University and UCL when he was 21. He is a serial entrepreneur who has started three companies that are successful in his lead. Prior to starting his own current companies, he has experience working with multinational company such as ProCredit Bank Societe Generale Bank, Delhaize Group, Orion Telekom, Google and many others. Aleksandar is also the Founder of TSM Global – a marketing company with a focus on the blockchain that has helped ICOs raise more than $270 million.

Hans Roessler

Head of Technology Services

Hans has vast experience in financial technology and currently serves as Head of Technology Services for a Fintech and Blockchain company.

Kanat Tulbassiyev

Blockchain Advisor

Kanat is a Fintech Rockstar and has extensive experience in Blockchain, Ethereum, and Hyperledger technologies. He has developed first national bonds system in the world using Hyperledger and led other large-scale blockchain projects. Currently, he serves as Chief Executive Officer at Genesis Zero FZ-LLC and prior to Genesis Zero, he was the Head of IT Department at Banking Service Bureau of the National Bank of the Republic of Kazakhstan.

Andrey Kulikovskiy

Marketing Advisor

Andrey is a social media and digital strategist with an agency and in-house background including over four years of digital and traditional PR and event marketing experience. His expertise includes digital strategy, branded channel development, community management, integrated campaigns, social media relations, training, SEO, website management and online retail