A TEAM WITH EXPERIENCE

The BitBoost team is made up of experienced developers, using the latest technologies. Two members of the team (Paul Mahone and Andrew Lekar) are the developers of a previous decentralized marketplace, NXT FreeMarket. This experience has helped to make The Block a cutting-edge, feature-rich app.

ANDREW LEKAR
FOUNDER LEAD DEV BACK-END
Andrew has been a blockchain developer for a long time, involved with NXT since the very beginning. He is a specialist in Javascript, databases, encryption, security, and he has built all the smart contracts that drive The Block.
PAUL MAHONE
FOUNDER LEAD DEV FRONT-END
Paul is an Italian/US programmer living in Switzerland.
In addition to Italian, Paul speaks English and Japanese, having lived and worked in North America as well as Asia. He has been involved in various electronic marketplaces since 1992.
During the 1990s, Paul served as CEO of Molecular Robotics, the first nanotechnology company to be listed on the NASDAQ.
GIANLUIGI DAVASSI
CTO
Gianluigi is a software engineer living and working in the rich Fintech ecosystem of Berlin. Focused on the Java8 stack, he’s an algorithmic trader and smart contract developer. Luckily for us all, he possesses a profound knowledge of the blockchain and Tangle.
MAKSIM SERGEEV
UI DEV
Maksim is an experienced javascript/typescript developer focused on MEAN stack. Maksim is a wizard with Angular, React, Node.js and many other modern javascript-related technologies.
RICCARDO SCANAVACCA
iOS DEV
Riccardo is a mobile developer based in London. A self-taught programmer and keen technologist, he strongly believes the future will rely on distributed ledger technology and its various applications.
When he is not developing new ideas and opportunities, he works on internal iOS apps for the BBC.
SAMUELE MARAN
FOUNDER PROJECT & MARKETING
Samuele is a blockchain crypto enthusiast, visionary, and entrepreneur. He spent the last three years investigating the potential applications of new technologies related to crypto-currencies.
Samuele loves our community. He manages customer relations, as well as our marketing efforts.
ÁLVARO RODRIGUEZ
MARKETING
Álvaro is a seasoned digital marketing manager, project manager, entrepreneur and blockchain enthusiast.
His role is in helping BitBoost team achieve their business objectives, to become the most popular blockchain-based marketplace.
ALESSANDRO TOZZI
COMMUNITY MANAGER AND MARKETING
Alessandro is the Technology Transfer Director for Boston Entrepreneurship Center, as well as an entrepreneur, blockchain enthusiast, and our project manager.
Alessandro is the start-up advisor to our BitBoost team, assisting in community relations and bounty acquisition. We're thrilled to have him with us!

ADVISORS

YESSIN SCHIEGG
FINANCIAL, LEGAL & REGULATORY EXPERT
Yessin has served as an advisor to the Ethereum Foundation. He possesses a broad network within the crypto ecosystem. He is the CFO of Alpha Associates AG, an independent private equity manager and advisor based in Zurich, Switzerland. He is widely promoting blockchain technology and believes its applications will serve the global society. His skills are start-up advisory, private equity, and finance.
JL777
BLOCKCHAIN & CRYPTOGRAPHY EXPERT
SuperNET lead developer jl777 is the mastermind behind their new bitcoin protocol and Komodo coin. He possesses a deep understanding of cryptocurrencies and blockchain technologies, especially when it comes to integrating them with other services. His knowledge and connections make him a great asset to our team.