Maksim Balashevich

Serial product creator and entrepreneur, from early work at IBM to co-founding a successful hosting company. After a 7-year break to study meditation, yoga, and modern financial systems analysis, he returned to introduce German quality to a social trading startup, then after 3 years left to follow a new passion… cryptocurrencies.

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Valentin Mihov

Software engineer with 10+ years experience building startups, plus a silver medal winner on the International Olympiad of Informatics 2004. He loves building great products, performance optimizations and advanced software like AI and scalable systems. When he’s not cracking up code, he’s trekking in the mountains or kitesurfing on the beach.


Dorjee Sun

Social entrepreneur who has co-founded 17 companies in the areas of biotech, education, conservation, agriculture, philanthropy, technology and financial innovation. Named one of TIME Magazine’s Heroes of the Environment, he also is a hero of Santiment business development and leading new initiatives.


Dmitry Palchun
Ethereum Scientist

Smart contract developer and Ethereum enthusiast. Developing our token design and “Zero Knowledge Proof” part of the platform. He leads the Hamburg Ethereum community and brings more than 20 years of IT experience with him too.

Tzanko Matev, PhD
Developer / Mathematician

Number theorist, software developer and devops leader keeping Santiment systems in shape. Brings experience with backend logic and data structures as well. Data scientist. New crypto explorer. Meditator.


Kim Carson

User-focused visual/interactive designer specializing in enterprise apps for web and mobile. Dreams in html/css and data visualizations. Wordsmither. Aspiring crypto trader.


Feng Jiahong
Graphic Illustrator

Design and visual druidess.
Creator of the Santiment brand, ants, and other magic creatures. Inspired by the adventure of the crypto world. Brings fintech experience, too.


Kelvin “Wilhelm” Lee
Community Manager

Known as “Wilhelm” in the crypto space, he’s your gateway to all things Santiment. He ensures that communication between the team and community is in sync, and info you need is at your fingertips. No stranger to building great communities, he’s also a core member of crypto’s largest slack, Cryptocopia. There have been rumors he might be an AI, have a chat with him to find out more.


Garry Kabankin
Project Coordinator

Organizer, structurizer, and master in wrangling complex data into manageable forms. Keeps Santiment projects running smoothly and never stops learning. Aviator.


Milan Rusev

Software engineer with more than 10 years of experience, mostly in backend development. Has a passion for data science and machine learning. Likes teaching, and enjoys exploring the world via solo backpacking and hitchhiking.


Yura Zatsepin

He’s developed a guitar education service, online payment services for banks, and MMO mobile/flash games and extensions for purchase. He also won first place in 2 hackathons (Gazprom, QIWI) and got special prizes from Evernote. He now wants to turn his passion for building great applications toward the crypto world.


Ivan Aleksandrov

New crypto enthusiast and developer with C++ experience writing software for telecoms and working as a university teaching assistant in computer programming. Also pursuing a BA in Computer Science. Loves music, books, mountaineering and exploring nature.