The Team

With a combined experience of over forty years in payments, financial trade and software development, the Plutus team is more than well prepared to revolutionize the practical usage of bitcoin and improve the standards of the industry and its use of blockchain technology.

Danial Daychopan
CEO

A fintech entrepreneur within the payments industry. His vision is to create the next generation payment system and has been active in the groundbreaking blockchain and bitcoin ecosystem since 2013.

Tobias Sommer
 

Tobias was previously Vice President at Evercore, analyst at Morgan Stanley, and spent five years investing into European Buyouts for Arcapita. He is responsible for fundraising as well as the operational and commercial build-out of Plutus.

Jasper Tay
Co-Founder

Previously a bond trader and a fintech entrepreneur with nearly a decade in the financial markets. Most recently he launched an all-to-all Hedge Fund Trading platform for Credit Derivatives.

Patryk Rządziński
Chief Technology Officer

Patryk comes with almost 20 years of technology leadership experience, equipping leading financial technology organisations with tailor-made solutions worldwide. He previously held the position of Director of IT Operations and DevOps at MoneyGram International, a demanding transaction environment with major financial institutions and banks as customers.

Minyi Soon
Product Owner

Minyi has a diverse background across Asset Management, Blockchain, Product and Tech. Her last role was Senior Product Owner at a London-based Crypto Digital Asset Exchange, BlockexMarkets, where she was responsible for building their blockchain-based tokenised product and user acquisition. She graduated with an Economics degree and is an alumnus of the Blockchain Strategy Programme at Oxford University.

Peter Panayi
Head of Marketing

A leading marketeer, Peter has held several key Sales and Marketing leadership roles within IT, Telecoms, Media and Market Research. Launching award winning products in Business Intelligence and Media. A highly accomplished strategist with 15 years experience. A passionate, active investor within the Cryptocurrency space since 2015. His vision is to educate consumers seeking alternatives payment methods.

Alex Barashkov
Technical Lead

Experienced full-stack web developer, IT product and project manager, with seven years of experience leading all aspects of diverse projects from inception to release. Combines both strong frontend and backend skills with previous expertise as a hands-on UX architect.

Kemal Smaylov
Senior Software Engineer

Skilled frontend developer with a high level of proficiency in the web technologies. Kemal has ability to create flexible architect solutions. He has experience in large and high-load projects. Expert of an understanding and vision of client-oriented UI. Also he created microservices for the top exchanges of crypto currency for private channels.

Filippos Protogeridis
Senior Product Designer

Filippos is an impact driven product designer, having worked with leading tech companies in both Europe and the US, shaping ideas into engaging experiences. With extensive experience in both consumer and business facing industries, ranging from mobile marketing and retail to fintech and localization automation, Filippos is responsible for all design touchpoints of Plutus.

Alexandru Rotaru
Customer Service Manager and Compliance Lead

With a 6 year background in retail management, Alexandru joins Plutus from running one of the largest communication outlets in the UK. He brings his passion for outstanding customer service and love for the crypto/blockchain space. He is tasked with developing and implementing a customer support system with the same high level of service you expect from any leading brand.

Marcus Soulsby
Social Media & Content Marketer

A young professional with a proven track record of generating views across various social media platforms. Marcus is a versatile marketer proficient at content writing, strategic planning and design. Having successfully grown brands in the past and being heavily involved in the crypto sector, he wants to build the Plutus community up to a common-name brand.

David Morrison
Community Manager

David has a history of delivering excellent customer service both online and face-to-face, having previously led teams of up to ten for internationally known corporate brands, he has proven to excel in relationship management. David also possesses a strong knowledge of the tech-sector, he graduated with a degree in Cyber Forensics and has written a thesis on forensic investigations into Bitcoin and TOR.

Break into the blockchain space
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