Team

01 - tural
Tural Bayev

Co-Founder & CEO

Tural is a passionate entrepreneur, proud of having built multiple successful companies while also providing mentoring services for other startups. Currently, Tural is Co-Founder and CEO of Swapp Foundation as well as Founder of the Hubio Group. Prior to founding Swapp, Tural gained robust experience in private equity, SBIC fund audits, and serviced hedge funds by working for EY, PwC LLP, RSM US LLP, and Northern Trust Corporation.

Additionally, Tural sits as Chairman of the Board of HubioID – a leading identity resolution provider enabling digital brands to identify, own, and control their first-party visitor data.

00 - yasin
Yasin Fatullayev

CTO & Lead Developer

Yasin is an accomplished software engineer specialized in object oriented programming analysis with extensive full Software Development Lifecycle (SDLC) experience in Application Software Specifications, Design, Development, Testing and debugging, Maintenance.

Yasin has over 9 years of strong software experience in design, development and deployment of web-based and Client-Server business applications using OOP, Java/J2EE technologies. Ability to efficiently translate algorithms, ideas and concepts to software applications.

03 - erik
Erik Cascio

VP Business Development

Erik has robust experienced in capital raise, wealth management, and institutional finance. Aside from his duties as Vice President of Business Development at the Swapp Foundation, Erik is Owner of a advisory firm, specializing in wealth management services for high-net-worth individuals and business entities.

Together with Swapp, Erik’s experience in strategic finance forms the bridge between the traditional investment world and DeFi (decentralized finance), incorporating powerful, new financial products not yet available on the blockchain until now.

02 - Joe
Joseph Karns

Chief Strategist

Joseph is a pioneering tech futurist leveraging over 20 years of business experience in AdTech and FinTech. With a proven track record of success in fields ranging from institutional banking at Wells Fargo to launching his own startups in media and big data, Joseph has a unique ability to bring together the key players necessary to achieve an organization’s vision.

Joseph brings a wealth of experience in blockchain technology and the larger crypto ecosystem. Joseph’s hands-on experience in crypto dates back to 2012 as a BTC hardware miner, building and programming Bitcoin mining rigs from scratch.

About Swapp

Swapp is a fairly-launched, community-driven DeFi protocol built on the Ethereum blockchain, with the corporate office based in Tallinn, Estonia and marketing partners working from all around the world. The Swapp dev team consists of talented business professionals who are experienced in blockchain infrastructure and financial economies. Swapp is proud to bring democratizing the data industry and making complex financial products simple and accessible to anyone who wants to use them.