SONM CEO and Founder
Sergey Ponomarev is the creator of SONM's decentralized supercomputer architecture and SOSNA globalOS concept, as well as the lead developer of the SONM platform.
Sergey is an expert in multi-agent and blockchain technologies and is experienced in smart contract development, Java, C++, C#, PHP, node.js, and Solidity programming.
Sergey has a background in peer-to-peer networks organization and research, and has deep knowledge in program architecture.
SONM Lead P2P and PaaS Technology Developer
Anton Tiurin is a senior Yandex software engineer and one of the leading Cocaine platform creators in the Cloud department,. Anton has extensive experience in load balancing: IPvS, nginx, nginx modules; containerization: Docker (contributor to Docker Distribution and Docker); and Porto Python, Go, C++.
Anton is also engaged in distributed systems development including distributed consensus such as ZooKeeper, and data storage.
Co-Founder & President of the Lisk Foundation and Director of the Lightcurve GmbH
Max Kordek is a tech entrepreneur and globally recognised blockchain visionary. He is Co-Founder and President of the Lisk Foundation, the not-for-profit arm of the blockchain application platform Lisk, based in Zug, Switzerland. He is also the Director of the Lightcurve GmbH, a rapidly expanding blockchain consultancy.
Max immersed himself in the global startup community from a young age, beginning at just 14. Over the past four years, Max has become an active participant in the blockchain and cryptocurrency industry, gaining invaluable knowledge of Bitcoin and Altcoins.
SONM Chief Marketing officer & Financial Adviser
Alexey Antonov is an entrepreneur and blockchain technology expert. He has launched several successful projects, including Financial literacy non-profit organization. One year+ cryptotrading experience. Cybersecurity degree.
Now he is fully involved as a CEO in Suicide Ventures – Early stage investment fund and blockchain pioneers forge promising tech to the ICO.
Jaron Lukasiewicz has been a notable bitcoin and blockchain industry figurehead since 2012. Jaron recently served as CEO of Coinsetter, a New York City-based bitcoin exchange, and Cavirtex, a leading bitcoin exchange in Canada – both acquired by Payward Inc in 2016. Prior to founding Coinsetter, Jaron was a private equity associate at The CapStreet Group and an investment banker at J.P. Morgan. Jaron graduated from Rice University on the President’s Honor Roll with a B.A. in Economics and then began his career in private equity at SPB Partners. Jaron has been featured in The Wall Street Journal, The Financial Times, Bloomberg, CNBC, and Fox Business.
SONM Adviser and Researcher
Simone Giacomelli is researcher of novel cryptocurrency models, ICOs and incentive mechanisms that empower cooperation and value creation. Simone has been actively involved in the crypto space for more than three years, leading teams that provide next-generation blockchain solutions for both the private and public sectors. Simone holds a Bachelor of Business Administration from the University of Verona.
Business developer in Atlantic Region
Reuben has worked in sales, business development, finance and operations roles for major multinationals and start-ups in the tech, telecoms and pharmaceutical industries globally. He has worked as a journalist and is frequently interviewed and asked for comment by tech and mainstream media as well as speaking at and hosting seminars and conferences.
He is co-founder the Blockchain Association of Ireland and the Irish Chamber of Commerce in Slovakia with an ambassador role on the GDPR Awareness Coalition and on the NSAI National Mirror Committee to ISO TC 307
Emmanuel Abiodun is and industry recognized entrepreneur & Technology Executive who has been a Founder of various technology companies in Blockchain, Big Data and Fintech.
Prior to entrepreneurism, Emmanuel was a technologist at JP Morgan investment bank and built risk and trading systems for investment banks and hedge funds.
He holds a degree in Electronic Engineering and computer Engineering from Queen Mary university of London, England.
Emmanuel has been featured in The New York Times, Bloomberg, CNBC, and San Francisco Business Times.
Smart-contract and SONM DAO developer
Max Taldykin is an experienced smart contracts developer, currently working on provable off-chain computations for Ethereum. Max is a Haskell, Idris, and Rust programmer, specializing in functional programming and formal methods.
SONM Adviser. Blockchain Partners Director, Cryptodex Founder
Jake has been involved in the cryptocurrency space, trading and studying Bitcoin and the early altcoin markets, since early 2011. In early 2015, Jake founded Cryptodex, a cryptocurrency strategy consulting and marketing firm and has since worked on a variety of token launch campaigns including SingularDTV, TokenCard, and the Bancor Protocol. Jake currently focuses on delivering a clear and consistent narrative to communities, as well as analyzing and designing token models that provide long term sustainable growth.
SONM Development and Dev-Ops Architect
Roman Sivakov is an experienced software/data architect. His skills include mq, cashes, PHP, NodeJS, С, dag format blockchains, coreos, virtualization (proxmox, vagrant, Docker and Ansible). As a fintech expert, Roman acts as an adviser in acquiring, mobile commerce, payment systems development and management, and the creation of various e-commerce models and approaches.
SONM Junior Smart Contracts Developer
Nicolas Titov is experienced in PHP\HTML, SQL, C++\C#, and Python development.
SONM Dev-Ops and System Architect
Michail Ivanov is an experienced cloud integration Dev-Ops engineer and an IBM-certified AIX administrator.
Michail's background embraces UNIX, Linux, FreeBSD servers management; Zabbix, Fluentd, Chef integration, and corporate IT infrastructure implementation (AD, GPO, DNS, DHCP, DFS; VPN, Radius, RDP).
SONM Machine Learning and AI Developer
Anastasiya Ashaeva has a background in neural network organization and is experienced in the field of machine learning algorithm development (C#, NET, ML). She is also interested in system analysis and artifical intelligence development. Anastasiya holds a degree in Mathematics and Economics from Perm State University.
SONM Graphic/UI Designer
Oxana Lorie is a graphic and user interface designer. Oxana is responsible for the interactive aspects of the SONM project and ensuring the service is convenient for both miners and buyers to use.