Rohit has been on the bleeding edge of C-Suite Advisory around Blockchain, ICO's, Data Management and Cloud Adoption. Throughout his career Rohit has enjoyed IT architecture work around contemporary IT technologies. He continues his passion as a hands on / certified architect in several of the emerging Blockchain Protocols since 2013, and growing Elevondata.com and Chainworks.com as a founder via Big Data / Cloud Analytics / RPA / Blockchain development. He is the Chief Blockchain Officer for Lucidexchange.io and Blockchain Advisor at Thought.Live, and advisor to the CEO of Loyakk.io. Prior to founding Elevondata, he was Oracle’s global product strategist and also led its North American BI/Technology consulting practice.
He is a voluntary reviewer of University of Pittsburgh's Ledger Academic Journal, and a member of Enterprise Ethereum Alliance where he actively participates on several working groups such as Insurance, Supply Chain and Healthcare.
Rohit holds a Master of Science degree in Engineering from University of Arizona where he studied with full academic fellowship, and a Bachelor's in Technology degree from Indian Institute of Technology, Varanasi. Rohit served on the Board for iControl, a leading payment processor for Retail industry.
Director of Business Analysis and Blockchain Economics
Steven Burns is an experienced Management and Public Policy Consultant with strong analytic and research skills, and a successful track record advising a diverse global clientele on extensive range of management and public policy issues. He has led the functional discovery, business analysis and creation of BRD’s for various clients cases and their translation into ERP products selection criteria, ERP implementations and data management programs. He is certified in Blockchain Fundamentals by IBM. At Chainworks, he is helping customers ideate on business use cases through corporate training / ideation workshops, recommend the appropriate enterprise Blockchain Platforms, while managing client success.
An Electrical and Computer Engineering student at University of Texas at Austin, Ritvik started exploring Bitcoin in 2011 and built custom mining rigs for various cryptocurrencies in 2013. Ritvik has hands-on coding experience in several fields including Machine Learning/AI, IoT, Data Analytics and Blockchain Protocols in programming languages such as Java, Python, Go, Solidity, etc. Prior to Chainworks, Ritvik founded a startup to provide personal IT services and was a lead developer at a web technologies firm.
As an early advocate of blockchain technology, Zach has paved the way for many to come as a contributor to several open-source blockchain initiatives such as Hyperledger and Ethereum. In such a nascent industry, UI/UX design is crucial for mass adoption, and Zach is focused on just that. As a full-stack developer with a specialization in front-end frameworks such as Angular and React, Zach brings his understanding of user experience to an industry that needs it most. As a member of the Chainwork's team, he works primarily on customer projects and Chainwork's Innovation Lab initiatives alongside the development of blockchain training materials. Away from the computer, Zach has given several talks on ICOs, mining, and miscellaneous blockchain topics and relishes any opportunity to learn more in this rapidly growing industry.
SVP, Operations and Marketing
Priya Tandon is the Head of Operations and Marketing Strategy at Chainworks. She is in-charge of managing all project flows internal or external, corporate Blockchain training content development including ideating on enterprise blockchain use cases with customer stakeholders and translating requirements to Chainworks engineering using her strong knowledge of Ethereum, Hyperledger, EOS etc. She is also in-charge of Chainwork’s Services design and methodology. Prior to Chainworks, she spent over a decade working at Deloitte in strategic management of global Talent products and services including learning, virtual training, analytics, content management. Priya knows what truly drives relationships in business- it’s how well you connect with the essence of people you’re trying to benefit and communicate your understanding back to them. Priya has a Bachelor’s in Psychology from Lady Shriram College, Delhi University.
Advisor, Financial Services
Atul is a Senior Global Executive with proven success in growth and turnaround of companies ranging from startups to Fortune 50. He has been an investor and advisor to several companies across multiple industries, including, healthcare, consumer electronics, green power, fintech and entertainment. He was a section 16 officer at Official Payments (OPAY), a publicly traded company in US. Key executive who helped transform EBITDA from negative $2 million to positive $8.8 million and sold company to ACI Worldwide. As SVP at FleetCor he turned around their direct fuel card unit and grew their private label card business 30%. He held several leadership roles at HSBC in US and Hong Kong launching new businesses, growing existing ones delivering high shareholder value. Before HSBC Mr. Garg raised capital and founded a new business. He spent over 10 years in Management Consulting with tier 1 firms in US and Technology consulting with TCS in India. He has an Engineering degree from IIT, Varanasi and an MBA from Kellogg School of Management, USA. Attended early conferences on crypto currencies in Washington DC in 2012-13. He is directing Chainworks with its financial services / payment processing product strategy using Blockchain, and advising its customers in this vertical.
Head of Innovation
Mr. Tyomkin is a seasoned business and technology executive with over two decades of rich, diverse experience across multiple industries, in the variety of fields ranging from Enterprise Technology Architecture to strategic advisory to corporate IT. Adept at various aspects of modern technology, Mr. Tyomkin has recent experience in Cloud Computing, SaaS, Big Data, Data Analytics and Data Science.
Prior to joining Chainworks, Mr. Tyomkin served as Deputy COO, Central Data at Citadel Financial, leading implementation of processes and tools for Data Management and Data Production teams. Prior to that role, Mr. Tyomkin headed business development and technology partnerships for Sphere Consulting, a leading Chicago Software Services provider. Before that, Mr. Tyomkin served as a CEO in several spinoff companies of Cleveland Biolabs, a public biotechnology firm in Buffalo, NY, focusing on drug development for oncology and infectious diseases. Prior to that appointment, Mr. Tyomkin held various technology and business leadership roles in Telecom, Insurance, Retail and Quick Service Restaurant industries.
Mr. Tyomkin received his Executive MBA degree with Honors from University of Chicago Booth School of Business. He also holds M.Sc. degree with Honors from Moscow University of Railway Engineering.
Ashish Sharma is a technologist at heart and a doer of on all tech old and new as a hands-on CTO at Chainworks. Ashish has spent 25+ years building various technology products, creating architectures and frameworks for various global businesses in varied industries. He has led Chainworks Engineering to build customer and internal innovation POC’s on Hyperledger, Ethereum, Quorum etc. He currently heads the Product Engineering at Chainworks as well. Ashish is well versed with Big Data, Data Sciences, Data Lakes, Data Warehouse, Databases, Web Technologies, J2EE, UI, Open Systems as a practitioner. Prior to Chainworks, he spearheaded an initiative to create Finacle Origination System as part of world leading Finacle banking product at Infosys, where he pioneered Model Driven Development. Prior to that, he was on Architecture Board of TCS Financials and created multiple frameworks to develop various products of TCS BANCS product suite. In his entrepreneurial initiatives, he has created various Algorithmic Trading strategies. Ashish possesses B. Tech in Computer Science.
Board of Directors
Sanjiv Tandon has total experience of 30 years with deep operational knowledge and track record of building and scaling businesses. He has global industry experience with some of the best Fortune 500 companies in sectors like IT & BPO Operations, IP Development, Software Development & Maintenance, Product Development & Consulting and Business Development.
In his last assignment, he was working with IBM, heading strategic outsourcing operations for India / South Asia. Prior to IBM, he played leadership roles at TCS and Xansa Plc where his areas of specialization included IT transformation, customer relationship management, customer acquisition and IT strategy formulation.
Sanjiv is a certified Master Deal Maker which is IBM’s internal program and winner of IBM’s coveted Golden circle award. He holds a B.Tech degree from IIT Delhi and has pursued M.Tech from IIT Kanpur.
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