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Our dedicated team has bags of experience, talent, guts and energy.

Headquartered in London, Cybertonica is a young company born through collaboration among experts in loyalty, online advertising and transaction analysis. Our team and its development lab includes FinTech specialists in the UK as well as product specialists coming from the top banks and payment systems in Eastern Europe, MEA and Russia/CIS.

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Our Awards & Achievements

Selected as one of the FinTech
Europe 2018 companies
Winner of MPE 2018 - Best DATA
Analytics & Science Award
Winner of EPA Awards
Selected as one of the European
FinTech 100 companies
Identified among the top cybersecurity
AI companies by CB Insights
Shortlisted for EPA
Awards 2017
Selected for the Cisco London
innovation hub
Cybersecurity Challenge 2016 Cisco - IBM prize winner
Qualified for the prestigious
NVIDIA Inception program
Startup to Watch 2016
by Tech.London
Part of Startupbootcamp FinTech
London 2015 cohort
Second place in Moscow Positive
Hack Days V 2015 competition

Management Team

Joshua Bower-Saul
CEO and Co-Founder

Joshua has 20 years experience in managing tech companies and startups. He is the founder of 4 businesses in online funding, media and FinTech. Joshua is a graduate of Harvard (MA) and INSEAD (MBA). He speaks fluent Russian, French and German.

Sergey Velts
CTO and Co-Founder

Sergey was previously a data scientist at Sberbank Digital Ventures, and team lead at Yandex. He is the founder of mobile health startup, DiaHelp. Sergey is a graduate of the prestigious Baumann Institute of Cyberscience.

Ilya Bezrukov
Chief Operating Officer

Ilya is an entrepreneur with more than 10 years of experience in the payments, e-commerce and cybersecurity industries. He is the founder and former CEO of PlatBox, one of Russia’s leading payment platforms, and co-founder of the FinTech company Teko Llc.

Alan Nagle
Chief Commercial Officer

Alan has 15 years experience in fraud prevention and risk management with a strong track record for implementation of the best fraud detection techniques. He has previously worked for Karhoo, Riot Games, Google and PayPal.

Olaf Hofmann
Chief Product Officer

Olaf has more than 15 years experience in product management, technology consultancy, business processes and decision management. He previously worked as a Java Developer in different positions.

Evgeniy Shadrin
Head of Operations, CEE/CIS

Evgeniy has 10 years experience in technology, business processes and system architecture. He previously worked for Sberbank Digital Ventures and Mail.Ru as Programmer, Big Data Engineer and Manager.

Melike Belli
Market Development Manager

Melike is a Chartered Banker and an acknowledged specialist in FinTech. She is the author of "Banking and FinTech - Developing a FinTech Ecosystem in Istanbul". Melike is included in the Innovate Finance Women in FinTech 2016 Powerlist.

Executive Board

Victor Orlovskiy
Executive Chair and Angel Investor

Victor is GP of the Sberbank Venture Fund and based in California. He is the former CTO of Sberbank. Victor is an experienced investor with almost 20 years of experience in technology specification for large financials.

Ekaterina Safonova
Technical Advisor and Director for Partnerships and Training

Ekaterina’s strong technical background includes a PhD, over 17 years of experience in research and lecturing with 35 publications including 5 books. She is a Lecturer at Emerging Payments Academy and remains an Associate Professor at Kazan State Technical University, Cybersecurity Department.

David Parker
Non-Executive Director

David is the founder and CEO of Polymath Consulting. He is an advisor to many of the world's major payment and card businesses. David has played a recognised role in the transformation of the payments landscape over the last 20 years.

"Global e-commerce sales are growing at 20% plus a year and worth over $2 trillion, but 60% of all fraud is around online payments. I am thus incredibly excited to be at the Board of Cybertonica as I truly believe they can offer major solutions for this fast expanding dynamic market." David Parker

Cybertonica is the future of banking and payments industries.

Our visionary team believes that Artificial Intelligence helps powering customer satisfaction and future growth as well as managing fraud. Contact Cybertonica now to join us in providing a "safe zone" for transactions for everyone!

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Cybertonica Ltd.
69 Wilson Street
London EC2A 2BB
United Kingdom

Cybertonica Ltd. is a company registered in England and Wales. Company Number: 9721645

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