TEAM

Michael Oved  Co-Founder  Prior to AirSwap, Oved was a leader and partner at Virtu, where he helped grow the organization through its IPO in 2015. Oved graduated from Carnegie Mellon University with dual degrees in Mathematics and Economics.   LinkedIn  |  Twitter

Michael Oved
Co-Founder

Prior to AirSwap, Oved was a leader and partner at Virtu, where he helped grow the organization through its IPO in 2015. Oved graduated from Carnegie Mellon University with dual degrees in Mathematics and Economics.

LinkedIn | Twitter

Don Mosites  Co-Founder  Don is an entrepreneur, product leader, and engineer with over a decade of experience with technology companies including Google and Zynga. Don holds bachelor’s and master’s degrees in Information Systems from Carnegie Mellon University.   LinkedIn  |  Twitter

Don Mosites
Co-Founder

Don is an entrepreneur, product leader, and engineer with over a decade of experience with technology companies including Google and Zynga. Don holds bachelor’s and master’s degrees in Information Systems from Carnegie Mellon University.

LinkedIn | Twitter

Deepa Sathaye  Software Engineer  Deepa brings years of experience developing infrastructure for Palantir and Clearpool Technologies. Deepa holds a master’s in Financial Engineering from the University of Illinois and a bachelor’s in Computer Science from Carnegie Mellon University.   LinkedIn  |  Twitter

Deepa Sathaye
Software Engineer

Deepa brings years of experience developing infrastructure for Palantir and Clearpool Technologies. Deepa holds a master’s in Financial Engineering from the University of Illinois and a bachelor’s in Computer Science from Carnegie Mellon University.

LinkedIn | Twitter

Sam Tabar  Co-Founder  Sam has 15 years of expertise in the finance industry. Tabar was Head of Capital Strategy at Bank of America Merrill Lynch and prior to that, he led marketing for Sparx, the largest asset manager in Japan. He is a graduate of Columbia Law School and Oxford University.   LinkedIn  |  Twitter

Sam Tabar
Co-Founder

Sam has 15 years of expertise in the finance industry. Tabar was Head of Capital Strategy at Bank of America Merrill Lynch and prior to that, he led marketing for Sparx, the largest asset manager in Japan. He is a graduate of Columbia Law School and Oxford University.

LinkedIn | Twitter

Adam Link  Software Engineer  Adam has expertise building solutions for mobile technology at scale as proven by two company exits in the mobile space. Adam holds 6 AWS Certifications, including DevOps Professional and Solutions Architect Professional and is a graduate of the University of Minnesota with a degree in Finance.   LinkedIn

Adam Link
Software Engineer

Adam has expertise building solutions for mobile technology at scale as proven by two company exits in the mobile space. Adam holds 6 AWS Certifications, including DevOps Professional and Solutions Architect Professional and is a graduate of the University of Minnesota with a degree in Finance.

LinkedIn

Sam Walker  Software Engineer  Sam was a leader at Spotify, where he managed a team of engineers and built platforms for big data analytics. He holds a B.S. in Mathematics and a B.A. in Computer Science from the University of Iowa.

Sam Walker
Software Engineer

Sam was a leader at Spotify, where he managed a team of engineers and built platforms for big data analytics. He holds a B.S. in Mathematics and a B.A. in Computer Science from the University of Iowa.

Richard Slenker  Business Operations  Richard co-founded DronesDaily, a drone media startup, and was drafted by the Houston Astros to play a season of professional baseball. He graduated from Yale University with a bachelor’s degree in Political Science and was captain of the baseball team.   LinkedIn  |  Twitter

Richard Slenker
Business Operations

Richard co-founded DronesDaily, a drone media startup, and was drafted by the Houston Astros to play a season of professional baseball. He graduated from Yale University with a bachelor’s degree in Political Science and was captain of the baseball team.

LinkedIn | Twitter

Maxime Bucaille  Business Development  Maxime was an FX trader in the Capital Markets Group of BNP Paribas in New York. Maxime is a graduate of McGill University in Montreal where he specialized in Economics, Statistics and Computer Science.   LinkedIn  |  Twitter

Maxime Bucaille
Business Development

Maxime was an FX trader in the Capital Markets Group of BNP Paribas in New York. Maxime is a graduate of McGill University in Montreal where he specialized in Economics, Statistics and Computer Science.

LinkedIn | Twitter

Graham Perich  Software Engineer  Graham built mobile ordering applications for Yum! Brands, including some of the top brands in the dining industry. Graham holds a bachelor’s degree in Communications from San Diego State University.   Twitter

Graham Perich
Software Engineer

Graham built mobile ordering applications for Yum! Brands, including some of the top brands in the dining industry. Graham holds a bachelor’s degree in Communications from San Diego State University.

Twitter

Leidina Dervishi  Business Operations  Leidina has experience in business development, research and operations across political, clinical, and startup environments. She is a graduate of Colgate University with a degree in Biochemistry.   LinkedIn

Leidina Dervishi
Business Operations

Leidina has experience in business development, research and operations across political, clinical, and startup environments. She is a graduate of Colgate University with a degree in Biochemistry.

LinkedIn

Chriss Sugg  UX Design  Chriss has designed visual identities and user interfaces for a diverse range of New York-based startups spanning retail-tech, entertainment, and fintech. Chriss graduated from Boston University with a degree in Philosophy.   LinkedIn

Chriss Sugg
UX Design

Chriss has designed visual identities and user interfaces for a diverse range of New York-based startups spanning retail-tech, entertainment, and fintech. Chriss graduated from Boston University with a degree in Philosophy.

LinkedIn

Jay Kurahashi-Sofue  Marketing  Jay was a digital transformation and brand consultant at Ogilvy and also has experience on strategy teams at BBDO, MRM // McCann, and phd Worldwide. Jay is a graduate of Indiana University with a degree in Art History.   LinkedIn  |  Twitter

Jay Kurahashi-Sofue
Marketing

Jay was a digital transformation and brand consultant at Ogilvy and also has experience on strategy teams at BBDO, MRM // McCann, and phd Worldwide. Jay is a graduate of Indiana University with a degree in Art History.

LinkedIn | Twitter

Annabelle Huang  Asia Growth  Annabelle was an FX Structurer at Deutsche Bank before joining Nomura where she advised on FX and Rates risk solutions. She is a graduate of Carnegie Mellon University with a degree in Mathematics and Finance.   LinkedIn  |  Twitter

Annabelle Huang
Asia Growth

Annabelle was an FX Structurer at Deutsche Bank before joining Nomura where she advised on FX and Rates risk solutions. She is a graduate of Carnegie Mellon University with a degree in Mathematics and Finance.

LinkedIn | Twitter

Gal Eldar  Product Manager  Gal was the creative director and technologist at The-Artery, where he worked on global campaigns for companies including Apple and Mercedes. He is a graduate of Sarah Lawrence College where he studied Computer Science, Ancient Greek, and Philosophy.   LinkedIn

Gal Eldar
Product Manager

Gal was the creative director and technologist at The-Artery, where he worked on global campaigns for companies including Apple and Mercedes. He is a graduate of Sarah Lawrence College where he studied Computer Science, Ancient Greek, and Philosophy.

LinkedIn

Britton Overall  Product Manager  Britton hails from American Express where he built out AMEX’s Global Lending business. Prior to that, he was a Consultant at Accenture after graduating from the University of Texas at Austin where he received his B.A. in Government with a minor in Business.   LinkedIn  |  Twitter

Britton Overall
Product Manager

Britton hails from American Express where he built out AMEX’s Global Lending business. Prior to that, he was a Consultant at Accenture after graduating from the University of Texas at Austin where he received his B.A. in Government with a minor in Business.

LinkedIn | Twitter

Brian Falk  Software Engineer  Brian has been building things across a variety of industries from GIS applications to banking, and most recently helped develop large scale systems at BounceX. Brian is a graduate of Columbia Engineering School and the University of Pennsylvania.   LinkedIn

Brian Falk
Software Engineer

Brian has been building things across a variety of industries from GIS applications to banking, and most recently helped develop large scale systems at BounceX. Brian is a graduate of Columbia Engineering School and the University of Pennsylvania.

LinkedIn

Ethan Wessel  Solidity Engineer  Ethan brings his knowledge and experience from Snapchat where he helped build out their automated testing and infrastructure. Ethan holds a B.S. in Computer Science from the University of California, Irvine.   LinkedIn

Ethan Wessel
Solidity Engineer

Ethan brings his knowledge and experience from Snapchat where he helped build out their automated testing and infrastructure. Ethan holds a B.S. in Computer Science from the University of California, Irvine.

LinkedIn

Mark Fernandes  Product Manager  Mark comes from Noble Markets, a financial technology startup where he was a product manager. Prior to Noble, he was a strategy consultant at Accenture. He is a graduate of Columbia University with dual degrees in Chemistry and Political Science.   LinkedIn

Mark Fernandes
Product Manager

Mark comes from Noble Markets, a financial technology startup where he was a product manager. Prior to Noble, he was a strategy consultant at Accenture. He is a graduate of Columbia University with dual degrees in Chemistry and Political Science.

LinkedIn

Jeff Amico  Legal  Jeff is a corporate attorney with extensive experience advising both U.S. and foreign companies on a broad variety of complex transactions. Prior to Fluidity, Jeff practiced law at Cravath, Swaine & Moore LLP in New York, and holds degrees from Columbia Law School and Hobart College.   LinkedIn  |  Twitter

Jeff Amico
Legal

Jeff is a corporate attorney with extensive experience advising both U.S. and foreign companies on a broad variety of complex transactions. Prior to Fluidity, Jeff practiced law at Cravath, Swaine & Moore LLP in New York, and holds degrees from Columbia Law School and Hobart College.

LinkedIn | Twitter

Jimmy Rojas  Financial Products Lead  Jimmy was the former Head of Technology at Centennial Commercial Group, a structured debt platform that he helped build. He previously worked at GE Capital, Boeing and co-founded Summer Street Advisors. He holds an MBA from Kellogg and a BS in Aerospace from University of Florida.   LinkedIn  |  Twitter

Jimmy Rojas
Financial Products Lead

Jimmy was the former Head of Technology at Centennial Commercial Group, a structured debt platform that he helped build. He previously worked at GE Capital, Boeing and co-founded Summer Street Advisors. He holds an MBA from Kellogg and a BS in Aerospace from University of Florida.

LinkedIn | Twitter

Alice Henshaw  Solidity Engineer  Alice worked at ConsenSys where she designed and implemented smart contract systems responsible for over $100M USD in transaction volume. She is a graduate of Oxford University with a degree in Computer Science.   LinkedIn

Alice Henshaw
Solidity Engineer

Alice worked at ConsenSys where she designed and implemented smart contract systems responsible for over $100M USD in transaction volume. She is a graduate of Oxford University with a degree in Computer Science.

LinkedIn

Peter Zeitz  Visual Design  Peter is a typographically focused visual designer who has advertising agency experience designing campaigns and identity systems. He holds a BS in Communication Design from Skidmore College and an MDes in Graphics from the Glasgow School of Art.   LinkedIn

Peter Zeitz
Visual Design

Peter is a typographically focused visual designer who has advertising agency experience designing campaigns and identity systems. He holds a BS in Communication Design from Skidmore College and an MDes in Graphics from the Glasgow School of Art.

LinkedIn

Shawn Kim  Software Engineer  Shawn is an engineer and entrepreneur with experience in building client side products in different industries, and was most recently at Truly, where he was CTO. He is a graduate of Georgia Institute of Technology with a degree in Computer Science.   LinkedIn

Shawn Kim
Software Engineer

Shawn is an engineer and entrepreneur with experience in building client side products in different industries, and was most recently at Truly, where he was CTO. He is a graduate of Georgia Institute of Technology with a degree in Computer Science.

LinkedIn

 
 
 

Advisors

Joseph Lubin  Advisor  Joseph is the co-founder of Ethereum and the founder and CEO of ConsenSys. Joseph holds a Bachelor of Science in Engineering, Electrical Engineering, and Computer Science from Princeton University.   LinkedIn  |  Twitter

Joseph Lubin
Advisor

Joseph is the co-founder of Ethereum and the founder and CEO of ConsenSys. Joseph holds a Bachelor of Science in Engineering, Electrical Engineering, and Computer Science from Princeton University.

LinkedIn | Twitter

Bill Tai  Advisor  Bill is a veteran venture capitalist and entrepreneur. He has invested in over 100 startups and was a board member of 7 publicly listed companies he also funded. He is a graduate of Harvard Business School.   LinkedIn  |  Twitter

Bill Tai
Advisor

Bill is a veteran venture capitalist and entrepreneur. He has invested in over 100 startups and was a board member of 7 publicly listed companies he also funded. He is a graduate of Harvard Business School.

LinkedIn | Twitter

Mike Novogratz  Advisor  Mike is former hedge fund manager at Fortress Investment Group, member of the Federal Reserve Bank of New York's Investment Advisory Committee on Financial Markets, and CEO of Galaxy Digital. Novogratz is a graduate of Princeton University.   LinkedIn  |  Twitter

Mike Novogratz
Advisor

Mike is former hedge fund manager at Fortress Investment Group, member of the Federal Reserve Bank of New York's Investment Advisory Committee on Financial Markets, and CEO of Galaxy Digital. Novogratz is a graduate of Princeton University.

LinkedIn | Twitter

Erika Karp  Advisor  Erika is the CEO of Cornerstone Capital, a member of the World Economic Forum and an advisor to the Clinton Global Initiative, advocating to create a more sustainable form of capitalism. She holds an MBA in Finance from Columbia University and a BS in Economics from the Wharton School.   LinkedIn  |  Twitter

Erika Karp
Advisor

Erika is the CEO of Cornerstone Capital, a member of the World Economic Forum and an advisor to the Clinton Global Initiative, advocating to create a more sustainable form of capitalism. She holds an MBA in Finance from Columbia University and a BS in Economics from the Wharton School.

LinkedIn | Twitter

Satoshi Kobayashi  Advisor  Satoshi manages digital asset conglomerate Smart Contract Japan and is one of the largest traders of cryptocurrencies in Asia. Satoshi graduated from Keio University with a Bachelors in Business Administration.

Satoshi Kobayashi
Advisor

Satoshi manages digital asset conglomerate Smart Contract Japan and is one of the largest traders of cryptocurrencies in Asia. Satoshi graduated from Keio University with a Bachelors in Business Administration.

Phil Daian  Advisor  Phil is a researcher focusing on smart contract security at IC3, a collaborative initiative that is advancing blockchain technology and smart contracts. Phil graduated from University of Illinois with a degree in Computer Science and is currently receiving his PhD from Cornell University.

Phil Daian
Advisor

Phil is a researcher focusing on smart contract security at IC3, a collaborative initiative that is advancing blockchain technology and smart contracts. Phil graduated from University of Illinois with a degree in Computer Science and is currently receiving his PhD from Cornell University.

George Mueller  Advisor  George is a serial entrepreneur and Founder of Color Kinetics and EcoSense Lighting, as well as tech-heavy communities Robot Heart and Further Future. George graduated from Carnegie Mellon University with a dual major in Electrical and Computer Engineering.

George Mueller
Advisor

George is a serial entrepreneur and Founder of Color Kinetics and EcoSense Lighting, as well as tech-heavy communities Robot Heart and Further Future. George graduated from Carnegie Mellon University with a dual major in Electrical and Computer Engineering.

Rob Paone  Advisor  Rob Paone, a.k.a. "Crypto Bobby", is a popular personality and thought leader in crypto. Rob has a background in enterprise software and worked at Oracle and LinkedIn. He holds a master's degree in Information Systems from Northwestern University.   LinkedIn  |  Twitter

Rob Paone
Advisor

Rob Paone, a.k.a. "Crypto Bobby", is a popular personality and thought leader in crypto. Rob has a background in enterprise software and worked at Oracle and LinkedIn. He holds a master's degree in Information Systems from Northwestern University.

LinkedIn | Twitter

 
 

Careers

Join our growing team of professionals in New York and Hong Kong.

Partners