A team with a purpose
icoico is a fintech start-up company developing the simplest, most transparent blockchain-based fundraising platform. icoico's mission is to give everyone the chance to enter the world of digital assets and make the new economy more open and connected. Our ultimate goal is to connect those in need of capital and with sound missions with their users and potential funders and backers. We are a Gibraltar corporation, with offices in Gibraltar, Los Angeles and Minsk, Belarus.
We are a tightly run team with clear mission and values. Brains, curiosity and work ethic are our strengths, and we take pride in building products that look, feel and function beautifully.
Ivan has more than 10 years of experience as a software architect and project lead for consumer and enterprise software and online platforms, with a strong focus on analytics, payments solutions and blockchain technology. Ivan holds a B.S. in Chemistry and a Masters in Chemical Engineering, both from the Belarusian State University in Minsk.
Cristina combines more than 6 years of trading, quant and fin-tech experience. Cristina worked as a derivatives structurer on the NYC trading floor for HSBC, and in the macro and quant teams for the New York based hedge fund D.E. Shaw ($42 bn under management). Prior to co-founding icoico Cristina founded Polymaze, a mobile payment platform for businesses, and was the Chief Data Scientist for Revon Systems, a healthcare startup. Cristina holds a PhD in High Energy Physics from the University of Cambridge, UK, and an MBA from the Stern School of Business at NYU.