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++.
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 Marketing and Financial Advisor
Alexey Antonov is an entrepreneur and the blockchain technology expert. He has launched several successful projects, including "Financial Literacy" non-profit organization. 2+ years of blockchain investement experience. Has a degree in Cybersecurity.
Now he is fully involved as a managing partner in Suicide.Ventures – early stage investment fund and blockchain pioneers forge promising tech to the market.
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.
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
Paolo Tasca is a FinTech economist specialising in P2P financial systems. An advisor on blockchain technologies for different international organisations including the EU Parliament and the United Nations, Paolo is founder and Executive Director of the Centre for Blockchain Technologies (UCL CBT) at University College London.
Ilia has started his career in 1996 in Israel as a software developer, then he spent 12 years in Canada mainly doing IT consulting for big banks and major corporations. After moving to investment banking he managed M&A deals and IPOs on Micex. In crypto space he has been active since 2015 as an investor in ICOs and later moved to establishing his own company Tetha Crypto.
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 Advisor 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.