Key people

Gagik Yeghiazarian

Gagik Yeghiazarian

Co-Founder, CEO

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.

Arman Aleksanian

Arman Aleksanian

Co-Founder, CINO

Decentralization evangelist and blockchain pioneer. Over 18 years experience in executive positions in media communications and software development. Founder and member of the board of several companies operating across EU and Asia.

Arutyun Pogosyan

Arutyun Pogosyan

Co-Founder

Media, publishing, advertising. Founder, investor, member of the Board of several companies operating across Europe, North America and CIS. Member of YPO.

Muhammed Gali

Muhammed Gali

Representative Kazakhstan

Media communication, digital marketing professional with more than 10 years work experience in telecom. Broad networking with mobile operators and deep knowledge of creating and launching VAS B2B and B2C products.

Vassiliy Lavrenov

Vassiliy Lavrenov

Legal Counsel

Vassiliy is legal professional currently specializing in IT, Blockchain and Smart contracts. With his legal background Vassiliy implemented number of projects for international clients with specialisation in IT, investments, international taxation, M&A, joint ventures and corporate finance.

Dr. Tigran Ghahramanyan

Dr. Tigran Ghahramanyan

Core Developer

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 Manukyan

Vazgen Manukyan

Core Developer

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.

Hayk Hayotsyan

Hayk Hayotsyan

Core Developer

Hayk is an experienced developer who has spent significant time working with complex, multi-component, cross-platform tools. Hayk has strong knowledge of C++, Javascript and web technologies.
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. Armen Kocharyan

Dr. Armen Kocharyan

Core Developer

Having theoretical background in mathematics (Ph.D.) basically was focused on parallel algorithms and pattern matching problems. Armen has spent significant time working on theoretical and practical research projects (IIAP of NAS RA, INSA de Rennes FR). As an experienced developer last years was focused on architecture design, development and support scalable, high loaded enterprise applications for B2B and B2C businesses in gaming and medical industry.

Dr. Gagik Karapetyan

Dr. Gagik Karapetyan

Core Developer

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.

Gor Mkrtchyan

Gor Mkrtchyan

Core Developer

A software engineer with many years of experience in the IT industry with a master's degree. Great experience of C/C++ development and lecturer's experience in State Engineering University. Took part in the development and implementation of many projects.

Alexander Bondarenko

Alexander Bondarenko

Core Developer

An experienced C / C ++ developer. Worked for a long time in the Swedish company Pennan Consulting AB. Participated in the development and implementation of international projects. Great experience in developing applications for processing large volume data with a minimum delay, using low-level access to databases.

Grigor Igitbashyan

Grigor Igitbashyan

Web Developer

Graduated from the Politechnic University, Faculty of Computer Science and has a Master's degree in that sphere. Grigor has over 10 years of profound experience in development of web applications. Has worked with international projects for such corporations as Forbes, Cosmopolitan, Snickers etc.

Harutyun Mnatsakanyan

Harutyun Mnatsakanyan

Senior Web Developer

Harutyun graduated from the State Engineering University of Armenia with Bachelor’s Degree as well as with Master’s Degree (with Honors) in Information of Technology (IT). Has strong knowledge in PHP, Angular, MySQL and JavaScript. Has more than 7 years of experience in programming industry. Is certified by IBM Blockchain Essentials.

Sergey Tangyan

Sergey Tangyan

Senior Web Developer

Sergey studied Business Administration at the American University of Armenia. His skills mainly include PHP, Python and Java. He has spent 3+ years in IT mainly focused on payment systems, security and modular gateways.

Sona Badalyan

Sona Badalyan

Core Developer

A software engineer with experience of C/C++, Java and Android development. Great experience in developing mobile applications for processing city traffic control. Has experience in electronic design automation, logic design, digital and analog circuit design.

Hayk Grigoryan

Hayk Grigoryan

Web Developer

Hayk is passionate web developer who has experience of working with VOIP technologies & video communication API’s. He graduated from the State Engineering University of Armenia and has Master’s degree on Informatics and Computer Science. The desire to share experience and to learn new technologies brought Hayk to our team

Anna Soshenko

Anna Soshenko

Project Manager

Anna has a major in Economics. Has working experience as a group coordinator in international companies, operating in telecommunications and insurance industries. Being interested in IT technologies and innovations, and possessing perfect organizational skills, she joined our team in 2016.

Tigran Sahakyan

Tigran Sahakyan

UI/UX Designer

Tigran has graduated from Yerevan State University of Architecture and Construction. After 5 years of successful experience in Architecture and Design, he has changed his sphere to Web design and he is working as web designer for almost 2 years. He is particularly specialized in web and graphic design as well as design for mobile apps.

Mane Mirijanyan

Mane Mirijanyan

Marketing Specialist

Mane has worked on building marketing campaigns and developing products for multinational companies from the USA, Japan and Germany. She holds a Master’s degree from CUAS, Cologne, Germany and UWW, Wisconsin, the USA. Her curiosity towards innovative technologies and their disruption in various industries brought her to join our team as a Marketing Specialist. Mane is also actively involved in voluntary activities and was an AEGEE-Yerevan member for nearly 5 years.

Gohar Avetisyan

Gohar Avetisyan

Frontend Developer

Skillful programmer, with profound insight of JavaScript, who also possesses experience with Angular framework, jQuery and other web technologies. Has deep and fundamental knowledge of Mathematics and Physics, graduating biomedical engineering at the National Politechnic University of Armenia.

Alexandria Kharatyan

Alexandria Kharatyan

Frontend Developer

Creative front-end developer specialized in translating rich interfaces into interactive web experiences using cutting edge technology and techniques, such as AMP. Alexandria got her BA in International Economic Relations at ASUE. Throughout her academic experience she has been involved as a volunteer in various international and national organizations such as AIESEC, YMCA, TEDx. In the past years she's grown up as a front-end developer building design and usability-oriented projects creating the best user engagement.

Alexandra Banna

Alexandra Banna

Project Assistant

Qualified in Communications and Marketing, practicing the skills in several platforms, and different environments for four years. Proficient in communications and event management, responsible for managing the connections between platforms and making sure the requisites are met as well as assisting in required projects. Graduated from the American University of Armenia with BA of PR and Communications. Has been an organizer and alumni in the European Youth Parliament since 2014.

Jemma Manukyan

Jemma Manukyan

Project Assistant

Jemma graduated from the Slavonic University of Armenia, receiving a professional degree of a Linguist. However, the new technologies and blockchain took over and she started diving deep into the topic. Has 3 years' working experience in marketing. Got certified from Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania for Online Courses of Marketing

Sargis Andreyan

Sargis Andreyan

Web Developer

Sarkis is the youngest member of our team. He’s a technology enthusiast and loves to build awesome web-designs with cool animations, as well as their logical parts. He studies at the Polytechnical University of Armenia, loves to dive deep into the world of Mathematics.