About Us

Meet Our Team

Specializing in Decentralized Finance, Traditional Finance, Legal and Technology fields, our seasoned team is helping build the next generation of Web 3.0 NFT market infrastructure.

LAYNE NADEAU

Founder, CEO

Entrepreneur with 20+ years of experience identifying opportunities and leading teams to deliver enterprise and financial industry technology. Institutional finance, Web 3.0, NFT, and blockchain expert.

JILL CORRAINI

CFO, COO

Former corporate, contract, trademark, and IP lawyer now focused on digital assets. Financial industry background. Adjunct law professor. Editor-in-chief of Annual Review of Insolvency Law.

MARK ALLEN

CTO

Tech veteran with 27+ years of experience building SaaS applications that scaled to millions of users. Scaled and led engineering teams for Hootsuite and Taplytics. Lately building tools to mint and market NFTs.

ANDRE A. DESOUZA

CMO

Marketer with 25+ years of experience specializing in online marketing and sales strategy for the tech sector, including television and radio campaigns. Ran global online campaigns for Fortune 500 clients and national political parties in U.S. and Canada. Lately serving DeFi and NFT organizations.

JUSTIN MAXWELL

Advisor

Entrepreneur and Top 40 under Forty Winner. Raised over $200M for Canada’s fastest unicorn in history, Nexii Building Solutions. Co-founded Blue Planet Water Solutions, commercializing unproven oil spill mitigation technology.

CHAITANYA GOEL

Director of Product Development

A web 3.0 software engineer with over 5 years experience in developing enterprise, security and education products. A technically proficient product manager who specializes in user experience (UX) and software deployment. Currently holds a Bachelors of Engineering in Computer Science 2016 and a Masters in Management, Innovation & Entrepreneurship 2020 - Queen’s University

SHAWN ANDERSON

Head of Data Science

Shawn is a data scientist with over 8+ years specializing in fintech and Web 3.0. He founded Longtail Financial in 2018 to create a financial data engine that works with economic modelling and global resource sustainability. He holds a master’s degree in computer science from Simon Fraser University.

LAYNE NADEAU

Founder, CEO
Entrepreneur with 20+ years of experience identifying opportunities and leading teams to deliver enterprise and financial industry technology. Institutional finance, Web 3.0, NFT, and blockchain expert.

JILL CORRAINI

CFO, COO
Former corporate, contract, trademark, and IP lawyer now focused on digital assets. Financial industry background. Adjunct law professor. Editor-in-chief of Annual Review of Insolvency Law.

MARK ALLEN

CTO
Tech veteran with 27+ years of experience building SaaS applications that scaled to millions of users. Scaled and led engineering teams for Hootsuite and Taplytics. Lately building tools to mint and market NFTs.

ANDRE A. DESOUZA

CMO
Marketer with 25+ years of experience specializing in online marketing and sales strategy for the tech sector, including television and radio campaigns. Ran global online campaigns for Fortune 500 clients and national political parties in U.S. and Canada. Lately serving DeFi and NFT organizations.

JUSTIN MAXWELL

Advisor
Entrepreneur and Top 40 under Forty Winner. Raised over $200M for Canada’s fastest unicorn in history, Nexii Building Solutions. Co-founded Blue Planet Water Solutions, commercializing unproven oil spill mitigation technology.

MATTHEW GARDINER

Advisor
Advises fintech, Web3, DeFi, and Al platforms and exchanges, scaling with token presales, ICOs, and traditional instruments in excess of $2B. Deep network of leaders in Web3, NFTs, DeFi, VCs, M&A, and financial institutions and their regulators—in North America, Europe, APAC, and GCC—including Blockchain.com, Coinbase, Binance, Consensys, Axie Infinity, Metapurse, 6th Man Ventures, Index Ventures Fidelity, BlackRock, State Street, SEC, FCA, MAS, ADGM, BIS, BoE, and ECB.