- Core Team
ICT/hi-tech startups, consulting, publishing and media communication. Worked at Andersen Russia and CIS. Initiator and the first CEO of the Armenian Development Agency. Founder and investor in several companies operating across CIS and North America. Harvard graduate.
Media communication, digital production and software development, with strict focus and specialization on internet solutions. Founder and member of the board of several companies operating across EU and CIS. MSF, CEO of ArattaUna since 2001 and CEO of Aegis Media Armenia for the past 6 years.
Media, publishing, advertising. Founder, investor, member of the Board of several companies operating across Europe, North America and CIS. Member of YPO.
Alexander is a finance professional currently specializing in Fintech. With his background in mathematics, he leads a laboratory that develops algorithms for blockchains, based on natural laws. Financial expertise of Alexander that gained momentum at KPMG, covers diverse range of industries including insurance, retail, hospitality and real estate. cryptocurrency consulting firm.
Dr. Tigran Ghahramanyan
Having background in Cosmology - Theoretical Physics from Yerevan Physics Institute, a Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.), in parallel specialized in Software Engineering. Tigran has an extensive experience with software development in electronics production test data analysis area, built a platform providing flexible access to huge production test data of customers such as Nvidia, Quallcomm, SanDisk, STMicroelectronics. Has got a strong cross-platform C++ experience and broad knowledge of technologies, programming languages in general.
Vazgen brings-in a strong knowledge of PHP, Java, C++ and other technologies as well as vast experience in building numerous web and client-server application that really work for clients like Johnson&Johnson, GlaxoSmithKline, Solvay Pharmaceuticals, Eli Lilly, TNO, Quality of Life, and Bayer Healthcare. He also has considerable experience in digital processing of random signals. Vazgen’s knowledge and experience in leading diverse teams in various locations and time-zones is helping streamline our international team working on DECENT’s core platform.
He has Masters in Radiophysics from Yerevan State University.
He worked in NY hedge fund as a developer responsible for communication with exchange servers.
He has considerable experience of working with low latency and high throughput systems. He holds a graduate degree in Microelectronics.
Dr. Gagik Karapetyan
Experienced Software Engineer with a demonstrated history of working in the information technology and electrical engineering industry. Skilled in DSP, embedded systems and cross platform C programming. Strong engineering professional with a PhD in Condensed matter physics from Institute for Physical Researches NAS RA.
Senior Web Developer
Senior Web Developer
Dr. Christian de Vartavan
Head of Academic Relations
Christian de Vartavan, currently Head of Academic Relations in Decent, has a very rare parallel career in academia and the private sector. As a scientist, his work has been decisive or influential in many fields including standardization and the classification of sciences – the widely known Vartavan Library Classification (see Wikipedia) being an offshoot from it. He has been the author of many peer reviewed articles, several academic books – two of them landmarks or world reference - and the editor of several international academic journals. In 2014 the University of Oxford created a special archive to keep his scientific work, now part of the UK's national archive.As a PR and Communication specialist, his career started in 1992 in the French Ministry of Culture, continued in the industry and was also validated by the French Navy which he has represented in an international venue (2004). He has also acted as the Director of Communication and Vice President of a specialized concrete admixture company for several years. He is currently connected to several universities and two academies (Paris’ Académie des Sciences d’Outremer & Versailles) where to his surprise he arrived No. 2 in the elections of summer 2016 for a seat in the former. He is requested to postulate again in the forthcoming years.