D-Core is the professional solution to the never-ending list of questions when analyzing digital asset related projects. It represents part collaborative academic effort and part quantitative research tool resulting in the most reliable and objective reports in the industry. Our methodology and research engine design ensures that we can produce objective research with the needs of the client put before anything else. The result is a product that saves our clients hours of research in identifying those companies that are worth following and have the highest probability of becoming disruptors…
The brainchild of a regulated fund manager with 30 years of experience and €500 million in assets under management and partnered with University College London / UCL. and empowered by a decentralized team of 1000+ researchers.
Our methodology is supported by a strong Senior Advisor panel, which comprises experienced and influential professionals from the blockchain space and other industries. View our team here.
Meet the Team
Kevin is the Founder of D-Core and conceptualised the idea and research methodology that forms the basis of what we use today. A British national, he has spent his 40 year career working in financial services across Europe, Asia, and Africa and for the last 25 years has been the Founder & CEO of a $500 million AUM European asset manager operating in Luxembourg and Cyprus.
Loukas has more than 12 years of experience in the investment management and financial services. He has worked for various London based investment banks (e.g. Credit Suisse UK, Standard Chartered, HSBC) and asset management companies from the positions of Risk Manager and Portfolio Manager. Loukas is founding member of Oxford Blockchain Foundation where he was an advisor at the Foundation accelerator program.
He was the Executive Director and Portfolio Manager at European regulated hedge fund where is actively managed a crypto portfolio of $20mln. He has an executive education on Blockchain Technology from Oxford University and Bachelor’s degree in Physics and a Master degree in Risk Management. He is also holder of CySEC advance examination.
Simon is a visiting tutor at the University of Oxford, where he teaches on the blockchain strategy programme, and the Token Economist-in-Residence at Techstars. He started his career in venture capital followed by trading at global hedge funds in London, and since 2016 has worked in various countries in Europe within blockchain and web3, including twice as CEO. He currently sits on the advisory board of six crypto companies, from start-ups to layer 1’s, where he helps with strategy, growth, and tokenomics, and has worked with brands from Universal Music to Mercedes F1.
Constantinos is the Social Media Analyst at Naoris Protocol and a long-time advocate for new technologies, he is one of the founding members of Bitcoin Club Cyprus, Cyprus Ethereum Community and Universal Crypto, all in Cyprus. Constantinos, former Head of the Research Community at D-Core, is an active Advisor to the team.
Jason, one of the leading names in global payments, is the CEO of the CoinPayments and the founder of HODLtech.eu, Parallel Payments, and Clear Payments. He sits on the board of Blockchain Association of Canada, and the National Crowdfunding and Fintech Association.
Nick is a veteran capital markets professional who started his career in 1981 in London. During that time he was the UK Treasurer at Citibank, Global Head of FX at both Deutsche Bank and Standard Chartered, as well as Chairman of Saxo Bank and chair of the risk committee at the National Bank of Egypt UK.
Dr. Theodosis Mourouzis
Dr. Theodosis Mourouzis
Theo is an internationally renowned cryptologist and blockchain advocate. He is a research fellow at UCL, Head of the Technical Committee for Cyprus for the European Commission, and a Board Member at Cyprus Blockchain Technologies. He is a leading academic in the field having contributed significantly to the research of both University of Cambridge and UCL.
DLT Law & Smart Contract Frameworks
Christiana is the leading blockchain and DLT-focused lawyer in Cyprus and has worked with numerous established companies and start-ups in both Europe and Silicon Valley. She is an established publication author and regular speaker at global conferences and summits, and is the lead partner at Christiana Aristidou LLC.
Tokenisation of Capital Markets
Jan is currently the CEO of Coinbase Germany, the largest crypto exchange in the US and the one trusted the most by Institutional investors. He has over 20 years’ experience in operational management from capital market firms such as Morgan Stanley, Kineta, and Meteora Partners through to leading blockchain companies such as Binance, Cubits, iFunded and Baltasaar.
Blockchain Communities Evangelist
Matt is an early pioneer in the incentivisation of content creators via distributed ledger technology. As an advocate and entrepreneur within the space he is the Founder of two successful crypto companies, as well as being one of the leading influencers in Steemit, and now a leading ‘witness’ on the Hive blockchain.
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