Team

A Cambridge Uni team consisting of experienced finance professionals and young DeFi enthusiasts, united in the passion to bring crypto to the masses. 

Michael Quartey

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Founder & CEO

Michael has over 20 years’ experience as an independent contractor to leading bancassurance organisations such as Lloyds Banking Group, ING and RSA Group. His specific area of expertise is on the back-office software application architecture used to administer with profits life & pension policies. Michael is also a part time managing director of a fast food franchise in London. Michael holds a BSc in Statistics, Operational Research, Economics and French from UCL and he is currently studying for a Masters at Cambridge University. 

Lukas Bruell
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Co-Founder

Lukas has a Law, Analytics, and Finance background. His universities include Cambridge, Imperial College, BPP Law School, and Warwick Business School, where he studied Management with Finance, including a stay abroad at Renmin Uni, Beijing. Lukas is the Founder of the MergerSight Group, providing a platform for M&A analysis globally. Lukas gained work experience at Deloitte, Oliver Wyman, Credit Suisse, McKinsey, and Latham & Watkins.

Sean Yu
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Strategy

Sean is an active cryptocurrency strategy advisor based in Imperial College London. He is the head of cryptocurrency group at QT Capital and was previously head of strategy at Cousin’s & Co., a Chinese wealth management firm that focused on digital assets investments. He gained work experience at OKEx, Nomura and BP. He also blogged for Chinese media Bilibili on alternative cryptocurrency analysis, and is currently involved in the London Blockchain Lab.

Rehan Sheikh

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Developer

Rehan is an Engineering student at Cambridge. He has experience working in a wide range of industries ranging from defence - working in robotics at Thales; to financial technologies - building out the front-end for a QR payment system at Fintec Solutions. He is a proficient Solidity developer having developed a decentralised lottery application on Ethereum.

Arsalan Azmi
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Developer

Arsalan is a Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence student at Aberystwyth University. He has experience working on high-performance computing and quantitative applications, having worked at J.P. Morgan in Athena Prime brokerage services as a quant developer in equities, and at ARM on high-performance computing tools as a software engineer.

Taranveer Sabharwal
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Research

Taran is a Physics and Maths student at Cambridge. Alongside his studies, he has experience in working in the core software teams in Robotics and in E-commerce. He is the President of the Cambridge Blockchain Society, which is aimed at the prominent Blockchain ecosystem at Cambridge by offering hackathons, events, talks and debates. He is also a Solidity developer.