KJ is a seasoned tech entrepreneur with experience backed by results. He formerly held an executive business development role at Elysian, a blockchain-based ecommerce platform, where he now sits on the advisory board. His management background includes owning a tech solutions and digital marketing agency in New Jersey, as well as leadership roles in several ecommerce and marketing companies. His experience and connections in both the blockchain and corporate spaces will pave the way for Leios’ mainstream success.
Soheeb is the former community manager and chief writer for Lamden. He acquired a Bachelors of Business Administration from Brooklyn College, as well as a Masters of Education from Shenandoah University. His experience consists of a mix of teaching, teacher training, and running small businesses. He hopes to combine these skills to help educate about the need for a different approach to enable widespread blockchain-based financial transactions, and lead Leios to be the company to do it.
Bryant Tolles, CPA, is an investor, advisor, and consultant to startups in the technology space. Bryant spent 18 years in the Silicon Valley in various positions in corporate finance, including several years as a CFO for OpSource, Inc. Bryant is now based in New York and is President of KTT Global Advisors, LLC, which provides accounting, finance, and tax services to individuals and businesses in the cryptocurrency space. He’s currently featured on Bitcoin.tax.
Having a degree in Economics, experience as an entrepreneur and a sound administrative and financial background, Natalia brings business experience to Leios beyond her cryptocurrency expertise. Her extensive work history includes payments and casino operations in the gambling industry, as well as executive and marketing roles in the retail industry. Natalia is also an active networker in Malta, a current hotbed of the blockchain space.
Aditya is a business developer that specializes in financial services, focused primarily on Forex transactions and FinTech implementations for institutional clients. He has worked for known companies such as State Street Global Advisors, Brown Brothers Harriman, and Eaton Vance. Beyond his business development role, Aditya has also been a technologist with skills in Predictive Analytics and Machine Learning and Data Science. He has a track record of success, helping startups like RAGE Frameworks to create new business development opportunities while expanding existing product lines.
Drew has been working in the marketing industry for the past 12 years, bringing a variety of experience across the digital realm. He earned a Bachelors of Arts degree in Journalism and a minor in Economics from the University of Nevada. His experience consists of leading marketing teams in SaaS, legal, and crypto spaces with a large focus on marketing strategy, implementation and growth hacking. In addition to his marketing experience, Drew has also consulted with many start-ups on concept, strategy, funding and operations.
Carla has over 10 years of regulatory experience in the banking and insurance sectors. She has lead teams to examine financial institutions and has detailed insights on the regulatory requirements of banking transfers. She also specializes in credit review, regulatory research, and financial analysis. Carla brings insight from the banking world into the technical system and the marketing departments of Leios.
Adam has a diverse background with experience in sales, algo-trading system development, martial arts teaching, and library work. He holds a Bachelor's of Science degree in Finance from Drake University. Adam has an eye for details and great enthusiasm for the establishment of cryptocurrency tech in modern life.
Zorayr is the lead developer of the technical team of Leios. He holds a master's degree in Informatics and Applied Mathematics from Yerevan State University. Zorayr brings 12 years of IT sphere experience to Leios, working as a senior software engineer and leading development teams in various companies. He has numerous specialties including the design and development of online gaming back-ends, building of CRMs, external tools for MS SharePoint, and most recently, blockchain-based software.
Mario was one of the original developers of Lamden and an author of the original whitepaper. He has both smart contract programming and blockchain building experience, and is the architect behind the current Leios system design. His expertise in mathematics and economics will be valuable in defining the tokenomics and an appropriate supply model that encourages Leios usage as a cryptocurrency.
Zara is a proven designer of UX/UI for more than 11 years. She has designed for various industries including branding, IT, entertainment, and gaming. Zara has worked for several companies including Be2 Yerevan, Aarki, and Bizon Production. She specializes in illustration, user interface development, and digital products. Her design approach is rooted in the philosophy that a good design not only creates a stylistic appearance, but a beautiful user experience as well.
Ararat is a front-end and smart contract developer with over 4 years of combined experience in ReactJS, Web3js and Solidity. He has previously worked on gaming and betting applications, along with cryptocurrency forecasting algorithms. He has a master’s degree in Computational Mathematics and Cybernetics from the Lomonosov Moscow State University. Utilizing his experience in solidity and dApp development, Ararat assists Leios with smart contract development, and mobile and gateway applications.
Hakob is a mobile developer with more than 8 years of experience in the gaming and VR industries. He is prolific in a variety of programming languages such as C/C++, Python, Java, C# and others. With an educational background in physics and mathematics, he is a known problem solver and analyst. With a high level of Android and iOS mobile development skill and experience, Hakob brings invaluable practical application building experience to the team.
Mr. Telpner brings more than 30 years of legal experience to Leios, including time as an AmLaw 100 partner, the former U.S. general counsel of a global financial institution, and a venture capitalist. He is a highly sought after legal advisor in the blockchain space, actively working with a large number of clients in structuring token distributions. Mr. Telpner is leading policy initiatives on global regulatory issues for blockchain on behalf of the Global Blockchain Business Council and the Blockchain Research Institute. He is also a member of the Wall Street Blockchain Alliance’s Legal Working Group, which is developing guidance on best practices for ICOs.
Mr. Andersen focuses on bank regulatory and compliance matters, including international banks and their branches and agencies in New York. He has been involved in the formation of these offices, including drafting, filing and supporting the necessary applications. Upon establishment, he has advised on the application of Federal and New York laws with respect to their activities and operations. For over ten years, Mr. Andersen was responsible for and worked closely with the large compliance teams at two foreign banks.
Sanjé Witter is the founder of Yazom Inc. - a healthcare services platform with focus on developing regions. He brings to the Leios project a wealth of experience in front-end development, marketing and branding; previously serving in management roles for companies in the tourism, commerce and technological sectors.
Antonio is a lawyer turned crypto entrepreneur, and one of the co-founders of the Inclusivity Project. His project seeks to create banking services for the bankless around the world, using a cryptocurrency back end. Inclusivity has teams on the ground in various countries to set up crypto-fiat exchange points, which will also act as the fiat entry-exit points for Leios users.
Jeff is an experienced consultant for a large international technology in the gaming space. He is also the founder of Riota, an upcoming blockchain-based project. His skill set includes marketing, communications, and business strategy. He is a passionate investor and a profound connoisseur of blockchain technology.
Sam Ehtesham is a former senior web engineer for Yahoo! and currently works as a Head of offshore support engineer for Yotpo. Sam is deeply immersed in the Crypto-sphere, providing community management services for Neblio as well as marketing services for Yazom Inc.. Sam is also entrepreneur himself, and is the founder of Walls2LifeDecals.
Mitch has founded two online marketplace ventures in addition to serving as Chief of Staff to the CEO of a national pharmacy company, ITSRx (acquired by Acaria Health), where he built and developed a successful pharmacy business. Mitch has unique and special abilities to interface and translate high-level strategy, vision, and objectives between engineers, executives, and managers.
Louis Nobleman is currently a community manager for Nano (formerly RaiBlocks). He supports different communities in different languages in both technical and non-technical aspects of the project, and provides translation services for various documents and web-related content for the project.
Leios is proud to work with Sullivan & Worcester for all of our regulatory and ICO-related legal counsel, a reputable New York based law firm offering the resources of over 175 lawyers, representing companies including Fortune 500s. They provide specialized experts in Corporate Finance, Fintech, and Blockchain technologies.
Leios has partnered with PowerLaunch, a reputable growth marketing agency registered in Los Angeles, California, with extensive experience and knowledge in many blockchain related fields. They provide essential services for blockchain and fintech projects, centered around organic community growth.