Team 2018-09-18T16:07:44+00:00

Founders

Philipp Toth
Philipp TothCEO & Founder Zug, Switzerland
Philipp is an entrepreneurial visionary, deeply-rooted in global strategy, operations and investments. Philipp has 12 years of experience in corporate value creation and operational excellence design & implementation, accumulated during his careers in management consulting (A.T. Kearney Strategic Operations Practice) and private equity (Merrill Lynch Principal Investing, Patria Investimentos/ The Blackstone Group, UBS).
Born in one of the largest favelas in Sao Paulo/ Brazil, Philipp has seen that uncertified but talented & skilled workers lack access to attractive corporate vacancies. But now, traditional employment models are vanishing and Philipp has committed himself to the enablement of skill- and talent-based micro-entrepreneurs — the largest global workforce of the near future.
Frank Hartmann
Frank HartmannCTO & Founder Zug, Switzerland
Frank is a seasoned entrepreneur & computer scientist, dedicated to distributed software systems, crypto technology & the development of scalable mobile apps. Over the last 15 years he designed and developed several B2B, B2C and C2C applications for millions of active users. As a digital nomad & active contributor to society, he strongly believes in enabling a self-determined and fulfilled life for all entrepreneurs.
David Victor Bisang
David Victor BisangChairman of the Board & Founder Zurich, Switzerland
David is a successful entrepreneur and investment specialist. Following his career at firms such as Deutsche Bank, Julius Baer and Pioneer Investments, he founded, in 2009, BBK Capital Partners AG, a well-established Zurich/ CH based principal investment firm. With his vast investment and value creation experiences, David oversees the heymate operations from a corporate governance perspective and strongly believes in the synergy potential among active investors and passionate founders.

Advisors

Alex Casassovici
Alex CasassoviciBlockchain Architect Silicon Valley, USA
Alexander is a Founding Partner at Bitflare Technologies, a blockchain and cryptocurrency development and consulting firm based in San Francisco, CA, USA. After having been involved for half a decade in the crypto world, Alexander is now helping companies and entrepreneurs to figure out how blockchain technology will be disrupting their markets. Alexander is a regular international speaker on blockchain technology.
Stephanie Tramicheck
Stephanie TramicheckICO and Strategic Marketing Expert Silicon Valley, USA
Stephanie is a Founding Partner at Propulsive, a PR and Marketing focus on blockchain and token sales. Stephanie is an experienced marketing executive in consumer tech. She is the former GM of Pinterest and Etsy in France. Stephanie loves to grow business from zero to millions. Stephanie has a master of science in telecommunications engineering and is a renowned international speaker.
Prof. Sylvain Chassang
Prof. Sylvain ChassangCrypto Economics Strategist New York, NY, USA
Sylvain is a Professor of Economics at New York University. As a leading economist, Sylvain focuses his academic research on modern (informal) contract design and its related impact on constructive incentives and adverse behavior. With his vast macro-economic insights, accumulated during a stellar career at leading academic institutions such as Ecole Normale Superieure (Paris), Massachusetts Institute of Technology (Boston) and Princeton University, Sylvain applies the latest research findings to real-world problems, often with a deep-technology and token economics angle.
Ralf Glabischnig
Ralf GlabischnigCo-founder & Partner - Lakeside Partners Zug, Switzerland
Entrepreneurs. Invested. Involved. This is the core mindset that Ralf embodies as Co-founder of Lakeside Partners. With more than 20 years of experience as a business and IT consultant, Ralf possesses extensive expertise in transforming the finance and insurance industry, as well as a diverse entrepreneurial background stemming from multiple ventures and advisory board positions. As initiator of Europe’s largest Blockchain Competition and co-founder of the Crypto Valley Association, he is committed to developing the blockchain ecosystem both in Switzerland and worldwide.

Technical team

Nick P
Nick PTeam Lead and Smart Contract Engineer
Nick is a very strong devops team leader and highly experienced software engineer. He started his career as a full stack software engineer and is our technical team leader. He is very hands-on while coaching his team towards the most elegant and high-quality design patterns. His current passion is about the MEAN stack, SPAs, mobile-first and blockchain/ DL technology.
Vladimir D
Vladimir DBack-end Specialist & DevOps Engineer
Vladimir is an effective and ambitious back-end coder and software developer. He has significant experience with high-load production projects, with a strong focus on non-trivial and complex tasks. Understanding that being an excellent software developer is not enough, he also researches and optimizes the business implications and operational process needs of his software development work.
Stanislav D
Stanislav DFramework Expert
Stanislav is a seasoned computer scientist and framework engineer. In his search for constant improvement, he developed its own Cordova plugins. He is strongly motivated by his belief that there is nothing which cannot be implemented by computer- and software technology.
Alice K
Alice KFront-end Specialist
Alice, a well-trained software and computer scientist, is passionate about state-of-the-art front-end design and development. Besides her professional development activities, she teaches others in front-end related academic courses and the fundamentals of programming.
Dima I
Dima IBack-end Specialist
Dima is an enthusiastic and ambitious back-end developer, who has developed and implemented many solutions for complex technical problems. He is very familiar with various software development methodologies and is a strong evangelist of SCRUM, Waterfall, Kanban and XP.
Artur L
Artur LUI/UX Designer
Artur is an experienced software engineer and a very ambitious mobile-app designer. Guided by a commitment to the highest levels of design quality, Artur makes every new project his next masterpiece.

Co-founders

ArmandCo-Founder and Head of heymate Corporate Unit
Amand is a senior Dutch businessman and a very successful investor and company builder. Through his TTS Competence Centre based in Mallorca, he regular connects successful C-Suite executives with leading tech ventures and deep-tech strategists. With his vast CoX network and active investment approach, he will steer the heymate corporate roll-out via strategic joint ventures. He strongly believes in the power of decentralized contract and payment processing and is motivated to enable via heymate the younger, side-hustling generations of modern freelancers. His mission is to identify and capture strategic and operational synergies between the heymate smart-contract/DL technology and global blue-chip firms by driving lasting equity value growth for all involved parties.
ThomasCo-founder and Head of Markets
Thomas is a serial start-up leader and a well-regarded designer of digital businesses operations. After having built several digital businesses, he currently acts as a senior manager at Deloitte Digital Ventures and has previously worked as a corporate finance and M&A professional at Merrill Lynch Investment Bank. With his strong commercial acumen and great understanding of digital business models, he is well positioned to oversee key regional market activities of heymate.
CatalinCo-founder and COO
Catalin, a business engineer, is a result-driven IT manager and blockchain evangelist, with a proven track record in global project excellence. Among others, he acts as a senior project leader for Ernst & Young Digital Advisory, supporting his clients in implementing high-priority, strategic digital transformations. With his passion for operational excellence and deep understanding of tech operations, Catalin is well positioned to assume oversight over heymate’s global operations.
PatrickCo-founder and Head of Business Development
Patrick is a passionate growth-hacker, a US based coder and data sciences evangelist. He won several famous hackathons and start-up awards. He currently serves demanding clients as top management consultant at Digital McKinsey. As a business- and data scientist, with state-of-the-art business development and growth-hacking experiences, Patrick is well positioned to steer the global business development activities of heymate.

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