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Adam Saddique

Executive Director

Adam focuses on marketing, education, and operations. With a background in e-commerce and traditional finance, he Read Morewas ‘orange-pilled’ into Bitcoin and then the rest of crypto. He studied various subjects, including economics and biology, but now learns largely through reading and doing. Adam’s primary focus is onboarding new members, improving Cryptonary’s existing product and developing new products.

Asad Saddique


Co-Founder of Cryptonary, Asad has been an entrepreneur at heart since his teenage years, building multiple e-commerce Read Morebusinesses and trading the DAX. He then moved away from the boomer TradFi world and went all-in crypto. No regrets and no plans to change that.

Karim Abuzeineh


Co-Founder of Cryptonary, Karim entered the crypto industry in 2017. He went through the ups and downs of the market Read Moreand dedicated himself to increasing his skillset and knowledge in both Fundamental & Technical Analysis through the bear cycle. He is bullish.

Max Carmichael-Jack

Head of Research

After finishing university with a degree in Business & Law in 2020 (focusing on investment and financial crime), Max Read Morefound his passion for crypto whilst studying for traditional investment exams. Moving full-time into crypto in 2021, Max is one of the few qualified to give financial advice, but never does. He spent 6 months working at a small-cap crypto start-up, which gave him a real insight into the inner workings of the space.

Eugene Duff


Eugene is a self-described crypto degenerate with a degree in Electronic & Electrical Engineering. Read MoreHe began his investing career in 2015 finding value in the LSE AIM (small and mid-cap stocks), specifically mining companies. Active in the crypto space since 2017, he finally pulled the trigger and went all-in around the end of 2020. His focus is primarily on cross-chain communications, interoperability, and AMMs.

Stan Colenbrander


Stan is the head of news and podcast host at Cryptonary. He was formerly a member of the Cryptonary Pro community. Read MoreIn early 2021, he dropped out of university to pursue journalism in real life and make an impact in the crypto space. His areas of interest include the NFT industry, decentralised finance, and crypto start-ups.

Bill Papas


Bill first came across Bitcoin and Ethereum as a student in 2017. Working as a quant analyst for gambling syndicates during Read Morehis PhD in High-Performance Computer simulations, the technological innovation and upside present in crypto was too big to ignore. He transitioned into crypto at the start of 2021, and has never looked back. His current interests lie in developments on the Solana network, innovative applications for NFTs and crypto integration in games. He enjoys interacting with the community on the AMAs!

Yazan Naffa


Yazan is a Finance and Investment Banking student in his final year at university. His understanding of Read Morefinancial markets led him to Crypto, and he has since become totally devoted to the space in 2021, having discovered his heart and passion. Base-Layers, DeFi, FA, and TA are his areas of expertise. Yazan is a big believer in Bitcoin & Ethereum.



Dan has degrees in Chemistry, Scientific Glass Fabrication, Plant Physiology, and many areas of Computer Science Read Moreand IT. Dan initially discovered Bitcoin while teaching Cisco Routing / Switching and consensus protocols in 2010. After studying the underlying mechanisms, he came to the conclusion that cryptography could be a potential solution to many of today’s technological issues. Dan is most passionate about technology, learning, and helping others learn.

Ajay Rana


Ajay works mainly with PHP and JavaScript libraries as a senior in website development. Previous projects and work Read Moreexperience include the development of over 50+ websites, some of which have become the benchmark standard. With extensive coding and UX/UI skills, AJ is comfortable with any level of challenge.

Noman Ijaz

Product Designer

Noman started as a frontend developer and eventually moved to product design, but now does a mix of everything from Read Moredesigning interfaces to illustrating and icon designing. When not absorbed in designing, he’s likely sketching, walking nature trails, or reading about human psychology.

Nicola Rainsford


After graduating in 2019 with a degree in English and History, Nicola became a freelance writer. An interest in marketing Read Moreled her to Cryptonary in early 2021. She believes in making crypto education accessible to everyone.

Ali O'Meara


Graduated with a degree in Psychology in 2020 and a masters in Neuroscience in 2021. Throughout college, Read MoreAli developed an interest in virtual reality technology but was a complete crypto rookie when she started with Cryptonary towards the end of 2021. Passionate about education and helping to make the crypto space more accessible for everyone.

Jomari Bolaton


Joms is a Multimedia Arts Designer based in the Philippines. He’s received awards globally for Art & Design and has Read Morerepresented South East Asia. In 2021, he stepped up his game by translating his crypto knowledge and Multimedia skills into the creation of a new learning experience. His mantra is to have a global impact and change lives.

Weslie Tsang


After hustling as an apprentice, Weslie dropped out of his Digital Marketing Degree to focus on all things crypto. Read MoreAfter joining Cryptonary part-time in late 2021, he became fascinated by crypto’s vision. One thing led to another, and he’s now working full-time as a Multi-Media Creative, handling creative thumbnails, IG designs and TikTok content. He’s currently passionate about Solana NFTs, and DeGods in particular.

Vladan Stojanovic

Video Editor

Vladan is Video editor/Motion graphic designer from Serbia, Leskovac. Thousands final post-produced videos behind Read Morehim with 12 years of experience. In 2021 opened Crypto door and entered into new knowledge from this world.

Jian Tu

Marketing Data Analyst

Jian spent the past 20 years in the Financial Derivative Technology space specialising in data management, programming Read More/ automation and business analysis. His past clients include some of the biggest names in the investment banking world, such as Bank of America, Barclays Capital, Credit Suisse, JP Morgan etc. He’s passionate about data science and crypto.

Michael Marquez

Head Of Customer Success

Michael is an unyielding executioner, passionate about growing company brands, improving customer service Read Moreexperience, and managing organization projects and processes. He has strong people skills, which makes him an approachable and cooperative leader. Michael's degree in Business Management & Minor in Psychology reinforces his passion for communication. He considers himself a great listener and knows how to adapt his communication style to different audiences, a product of being able to speak 4 languages. He works daily toward Cryptonary's core goal of onboarding and educating people on the latest Crypto/Blockchain Technology, building long-lasting relationships based on trust and, most importantly, creating a culture that puts the customer at the centre of everything.

Craig Cole

Customer Success

Craig discovered crypto back in 2018, and immediately witnessed the pain a bear market can bring. Realising that Read Morevery few of the assets being shilled by his friends performed well (and still haven’t to this day), he decided to focus intently on expanding his own knowledge on both technical & fundamental analysis.

Sebastien Nave

Customer Success

Sebastien holds two Master degrees, one in Physics, the other in Innovation Management. He worked many years in Read Morevarious industries like the Oil&Gas or the Yachting. He loves to help people to achieve their goals. Hence, he helped several friends in their entrepreneurship journeys and cofounded two projects. He discovered Crypto in 2017 and entered near the peak of the bull-run. Obviously, he (nearly) lost it all. After the Covid crash, he invested in the stock market with success. One morning, he read about the Bitcoin halving and decided to get back into Crypto. Convinced that education and knowledge are keys to success, he joined Cryptonary as a member in January 2021. As he was sharing good vibes and was helping the members in the discord, he was offered to join the team to support the community.