As an experienced IT professional and a track record of taking on leadership roles, I bring a wealth of knowledge and experience to the field of IT development and operations. My unique background, which encompasses both hardware and software engineering, project management, and strategic business analysis, enables me to deliver exceptional solutions to complex technological challenges.
Whether it’s leading a team to develop fintech solutions or pioneering the creation of generative products at GeneratedArt, my work is guided by a keen strategic mindset, relentless pursuit of excellence, and an innate ability to foster strong professional relationships.
My approach to project management is informed by industry-leading methodologies like Design Thinking, Lean Startup, and Agile. This ensures that the solutions I deliver are not only technologically sound but also user-centric, efficient, and flexible.
Regardless of the scale or scope of your IT project, I can offer services tailored to your specific needs. From initial planning and development to maintenance and optimization, I provide comprehensive IT project management services to help you achieve your business goals. For businesses seeking to harness the power of advanced technologies like blockchain, my experience and knowledge in this field could prove invaluable.
Table of Services
- Tech Startup Advisory (Autonomous Governance) Empowering Creative Leadership
- Decentralized Finance (PoW, PoS, DPoS, PoA, PoET) Custom-Built Machines
- Render Farm (CAD, AV, Ciné FX, 3D & Generative) Custom-Built Machines
- Driving Innovation (Design Thinking, Agile, Lean Startup) Adaptive Leadership
Tech Startup Advisory (Autonomous Governance) Empowering Creative Leadership
Central to my tech advisory services, I extend bespoke solutions tailored to foster success in the ever-evolving startup ecosystem. I expertly guide your venture in establishing the necessary infrastructure, and offer personalized advice on technology selection aligning with your specific startup needs.
Recognizing the pivotal role that a robust infrastructure and the right technology play in startup success, my commitment lies in optimizing these aspects to adhere to the highest industry benchmarks. This process encompasses the integration of the most dependable technological tools, fine-tuning them for optimal efficiency, and implementing stringent security measures to shield against potential threats.
Be it setting up project management structures, creating an agile development space, or infusing a culture grounded in the Lean Startup methodology, my customized tech advisory service affords a dependable and empowering blueprint to construct and bolster your startup functions.
Key services include:
- Startup Infrastructure Setup: With expertise in setting up an efficient and scalable tech infrastructure, I help startups build a solid foundation for their operations. This includes the selection and deployment of appropriate hardware and software, network architecture, cloud services, security systems, and other crucial elements of a robust tech infrastructure.
- Technology Advisory: With in-depth knowledge of the latest technologies, I provide advice on the most suitable tech stack for your startup, considering factors such as your business model, budget, scalability needs, and industry trends.
- Project Management and Business Methodologies: Leveraging industry-best methodologies like Design Thinking, Agile, and Lean Startup, I help startups streamline their processes, foster innovation, and achieve their business goals more effectively and efficiently.
- Business Plan Creation: I assist startups in crafting detailed, compelling business plans that provide a clear roadmap for their growth, while also being attractive to potential investors.
- Associate Selection: Recognizing the critical role of a cohesive team in a startup’s success, I guide startups in selecting associates based not just on their experience, but also on their alignment with the startup’s values and vision.
- Branding and Content Creation: Understanding the power of a strong brand, I assist startups in creating impactful content and branding strategies that resonate with their target audience and enhance their market presence.
- Community Building: With a firm belief that community building is one of the most effective marketing strategies, I guide startups in cultivating a vibrant, engaged community around their brand, thereby fostering customer loyalty and amplifying their reach.
- Investment Strategy Prioritization: Recognizing the impact of astute investment strategies on a startup’s success, I assist in prioritizing these strategies based on the value they add to the business. This method transcends personal beliefs or preferences, focusing instead on objective evaluation of potential return on investment.
- Bootstrapping and Equity Management: Startups often face the risk of equity traps during their early stages. I guide startups on bootstrapping methods to maintain control over their venture, promoting self-funding strategies to avoid premature or excessive equity dilution.
- Value Proposition-Oriented Marketing: The conventional product-oriented marketing often falls short in today’s competitive market. Instead, I advocate for value proposition-oriented marketing, which puts the spotlight on the unique value that the startup offers to its customers. This approach can effectively differentiate your brand and drive customer engagement.
As a tech startup advisor, my experience has been both enriching and challenging. The complexity of the tech ecosystem, coupled with the fast-paced nature of startups, offers a steep learning curve and an opportunity to continuously refine and expand my skills.
Having been involved in the tech industry from a very young age, I developed a keen interest in technology, creative media, and design. The roots of this passion can be traced back to my early childhood, where I tinkered with electronic systems, solved video games, and assembled remote control model cars. This curiosity about how things work sparked my entrepreneurial journey, which began with the launch of my first eCommerce company, Rolling Blaze, while studying business at Ecole Roche.
My multifaceted experience spans several fields, ranging from architecture to audiovisual production to information technology. Having founded several companies, including VJs TV, VJs Mag, and GeneratedArt, I have led innovative projects and built online communities. As the former CTO of Norsia, a fintech based in Geneva, I worked to ensure that investors could find meaning in their investments by developing practical tools for financial advisors.
My role as a tech startup advisor has been significantly influenced by my background and skills in various fields. As an advisor, I aim to provide startups with strategic guidance, technological insights, and operational efficiency. I leverage my experience in software development, business management, cybersecurity, data science, and other areas to ensure startups have the necessary tools and resources to succeed.
Given the dynamic nature of startups, my advisory role often involves adapting to new challenges, learning about emerging technologies, and understanding the unique needs of each startup. This often means working closely with the startup’s team, from product developers to marketing experts, to understand the company’s objectives and to devise the best strategies for achieving them.
Moreover, as a tech startup advisor, I often find myself in the position of a mentor, providing guidance and support to young and ambitious entrepreneurs. I draw upon my own experiences, including the successes and failures I’ve faced throughout my career, to provide valuable lessons and insights.
In addition to strategic and operational advice, I also work with startups to understand their market, identify potential competitors, and create effective marketing strategies. I strive to foster an environment of creativity and innovation, encouraging the team to think outside the box and challenge conventional thinking.
Being a tech startup advisor has been an exhilarating and rewarding experience. The constant learning and growth, coupled with the opportunity to make a meaningful impact on the success of startups, is truly fulfilling. With each new project, I look forward to the challenge and the opportunity to contribute to the ever-evolving world of technology. For more details or to discuss your specific needs, please don’t hesitate to get in touch.
Decentralized Finance (PoW, PoS, DPoS, PoA, PoET) Custom-Built Machines
As an integral part of my hardware services, I offer tailor-made solutions designed to thrive within the booming DeFi space. My custom-built machines are optimally configured to support key decentralized protocols such as Proof of Stake (PoS), Proof of Work (PoW), and various payment nodes.
Understanding that the success of these protocols is heavily dependent on the robustness and security of the underlying hardware, I take particular care to ensure that these machines are built to meet the highest industry standards. This entails incorporating the most reliable components, optimizing their configuration for maximum efficiency, and implementing all necessary security measures to protect against potential threats.
Whether you’re looking to run a validator node, a mining rig, or a payment node, my custom-built DeFi machines provide a trustworthy and powerful foundation to secure and grow your decentralized operations.
Key services include:
- Custom Design: I offer bespoke machine design and configuration to meet your specific DeFi needs, ensuring optimal performance and adaptability to future updates.
- Proof of Stake (PoS) & Proof of Work (PoW) Machines: My machines are built to efficiently perform both PoS and PoW operations, contributing to consensus mechanisms that underpin a variety of decentralized networks.
- Payment Node Construction: For businesses looking to participate directly in the payment network of a specific cryptocurrency, I offer the construction and setup of payment nodes.
- Security-First Approach: Recognizing the vital importance of security in the DeFi landscape, I integrate advanced security measures to protect your machines from potential cyber threats, safeguarding your assets and ensuring the continuity of your operations.
- Comprehensive Support: Beyond the initial setup, I provide ongoing technical support, ensuring your machines continue to perform optimally in an ever-changing technological landscape.
Before I got into DEFI, I was already a seasoned computer engineer. I had built and configured my own machines, constantly tweaking to achieve optimal performance. My first foray into the world of cryptocurrencies was mining Bitcoin. With my GPUs, I delved into the intricate world of Asic mining. The profits started coming in and that’s when I got hooked.
I started exploring more cryptocurrencies, expanding my operations to include Ethereum mining. Just like Bitcoin, I mined Ethereum through both Proof-of-Work (PoW) and Proof-of-Stake (PoS) protocols, using my trusty GPUs for the PoW part.
As my experience and knowledge of the crypto space grew, I recognized the increasing importance of Lightning Network for Bitcoin and Raiden Network for Ethereum in improving scalability and transaction speed. Hence, I set up nodes for these two networks, further integrating them into eCommerce platforms to demonstrate the practical usability of cryptocurrencies in everyday transactions.
Over time, I mined a vast array of cryptocurrencies. One such coin was NexaPow, which had a market capital of over $17 million. I also delved into other projects such as IronFish, Radiant, Ryo, Kaspa, and many others, each with their own unique profitability metrics and market dynamics.
While I was mining these different currencies, I also maintained my own platform, tokenomic.org. The platform started out as a personal project. The platform offers a detailed overview of various cryptocurrencies, their profitability, market capital, trading volume, and other crucial information.
Beyond just Bitcoin and Ethereum, I ran successful nodes for several other notable blockchains including Polkadot, Ada, Solana, Tezos, Avalanche, Matic, DASH, Elrond, EOS, XRP, CELO, MINA, Terra, NEAR, Chainlink, Algorand, ATOM, ETH, NEO, Akash, Kusama, Storj, Centrifuge, NuCypher, Skale, Harmony, Audius, Juno, Moonriver, Osmosis, Sentinel, Persistence, xDai, CasperLabs, IRIS Network, Oasis Labs, Edgeware, Band Protocol, Kava, Flow, Loom, Serum, Livepeer, TheGraph, DAOBet, Marlin, Regen, ICON, and many more.
With each new node setup, I was able to increase the decentralization and security of the network, while also earning staking rewards for the work done. This has been a highly rewarding and enlightening journey, and the best part is that I’m still learning new things every day.
The world of DEFI is a complex, rapidly changing landscape, but one that is also filled with opportunities. With tokenomic.org, I have managed to carve out a small niche in this vast landscape. It has been a rewarding experience, both financially and intellectually. There’s a thrill in uncovering the potential of a new coin, the satisfaction of setting up a successful node, and the sense of community in sharing these experiences with others on tokenomic.org.
Invest in your DeFi future with custom hardware solutions that offer security, efficiency, and adaptability. For more details or to discuss your specific needs, please don’t hesitate to get in touch.
Render Farm (CAD, 3D & Generative) Custom-Built Machines
An integral aspect of my hardware services revolves around creating bespoke solutions designed to meet the demands of the rapidly growing Render Farm industry. My custom-built machines are optimally configured to support key rendering protocols and handle heavy computation loads.
Acknowledging that the success of Render Farms hinges on the power and reliability of the underlying hardware, I place paramount emphasis on ensuring that these machines adhere to the highest industry standards. This means integrating the most dependable components, optimizing their configuration for peak performance, and adopting all necessary security measures to ward off potential threats.
Whether you’re considering running a small-scale, personal farm or a large-scale commercial operation, my custom-built Render Farm machines provide a trustworthy and robust basis to expand and enhance your rendering services.
Key services include:
- Custom Design: I provide personalized machine design and configuration to meet your unique rendering needs, ensuring optimal performance and flexibility for future updates.
- High-Performance Machines: My machines are built to efficiently handle both CPU and GPU rendering operations, contributing to the powerful processing capabilities that define successful Render Farms.
- Commercial and Personal Render Farm Construction: For individuals and businesses looking to participate directly in the rendering industry, I offer the construction and setup of both personal and commercial Render Farms.
- Security-First Approach: With the understanding that security is a critical element in the rendering landscape, I incorporate advanced security measures to protect your machines from potential cyber threats, securing your assets and ensuring uninterrupted operations.
- Comprehensive Support: In addition to the initial setup, I provide ongoing technical support, ensuring your machines maintain peak performance in a rapidly evolving technological landscape.
Prior to immersing myself in the Render Farm industry, I was already an experienced computer engineer. I have built and configured my own machines, relentlessly optimizing them for superior performance. My first venture into the world of 3D rendering was leveraging my GPUs for personal projects. The resulting improvements in quality and speed were undeniable, and that’s when I got hooked.
I explored a wider range of rendering software, expanding my operations to include commercial-grade applications such as Cinema 4D, Adobe Premiere, Final Cut, Blender, and Autodesk Maya. I utilized both CPU and GPU rendering capabilities for different tasks, adapting my machines accordingly.
As my experience and knowledge of the rendering space grew, I recognized the increasing importance of network rendering and Render Farms for improving speed, efficiency, and scalability of projects. Hence, I set up nodes for distributed rendering, integrating them into collaborative workflows to demonstrate the practical usability of Render Farms in real-world applications.
Over time, I built numerous Render Farms, each with their own unique performance metrics and operational dynamics. While developing these different systems, I also maintained my own platforms, GeneratedArt, VJs Mag and VJs TV. The platform started as a personal project, offering a detailed overview of various rendering technologies, their efficiency, cost-effectiveness, and other crucial insights.
With each new Render Farm setup, I was able to increase the computational power and efficiency of the system, while also earning revenue for the rendering services provided. This journey has been immensely rewarding and insightful, with a continual learning curve.
The Render Farm industry is a complex, rapidly evolving landscape, filled with opportunities. With GeneratedArt, I have managed to carve out a niche in this vast landscape. It has been a gratifying experience, both financially and intellectually. There’s an excitement in setting up a powerful Render Farm, the satisfaction of speeding up a render project, and the sense of community in sharing these experiences with others.
Invest in your rendering future with custom hardware solutions that offer security, efficiency, and adaptability. For more details or to discuss your specific needs, please don’t hesitate to get in touch.
A fundamental part of my services lies in developing tailored software and web solutions that foster and enhance community building. I create specialized platforms and tools that enable interaction, engagement, and growth within various artistic communities. These bespoke solutions are built with optimal configurations to support collaborative projects, community engagement, and the sharing of creative work.
Recognizing that the success of these communities largely depends on the functionality and reliability of the software and web platforms, I prioritize building these systems to meet and exceed industry standards. This involves integrating dependable components, optimizing configurations for superior user experience, and implementing robust security measures to counter potential threats.
Whether you’re planning to build a small circle of enthusiasts or a vast network of professional artists, my custom-built software and web solutions provide a solid foundation to foster and grow your community.
Key services include:
- Custom Design: I offer customized software and web design to meet your specific community building needs, ensuring optimal user experience and adaptability to future growth and changes.
- Community-Driven Platforms: My platforms are built to facilitate both individual and collaborative projects, fostering a sense of community and encouraging creative exploration.
- Security-First Approach: Understanding the crucial role of security in the online landscape, I integrate advanced security measures to protect your platform from potential cyber threats, safeguarding your community and its shared content.
- Comprehensive Support: Beyond the initial setup, I provide ongoing technical support, ensuring your platform continues to perform optimally in an ever-changing digital environment.
Before venturing into the world of software and web development for community building, I was already an experienced software engineer. My first foray into community building was through VJs TV, a community for audiovisual artists. The significant growth and engagement within the community demonstrated the immense potential of such platforms and piqued my interest.
I delved deeper into the realm of community building with the creation of GeneratedArt, a community for Generative artists. Like with VJs TV, I utilized the skills and experience gained from previous projects to develop a platform that facilitated creative exploration, sharing, and collaboration among artists.
As my knowledge of community building expanded, I recognized the increasing importance of user-friendly design, interactive features, and secure platforms for sustaining and growing these communities. Consequently, I incorporated these elements into my software and web solutions, making them practical and user-friendly while providing the creative freedom necessary for artists.
With each new project, I have been able to increase community engagement and foster a sense of camaraderie among members. This journey has been incredibly rewarding and enlightening, and the thrill of fostering creative communities continues to inspire me.
The landscape of community building through software and web development is complex and rapidly evolving, yet brimming with opportunities. Through projects like VJs TV and GeneratedArt, I have managed to carve out a niche in this vast landscape. The satisfaction of seeing communities thrive and collaborate on these platforms is immense, and the sense of community that results is truly rewarding.
Invest in the future of your community with custom software and web solutions that offer security, functionality, and adaptability. For more details or to discuss your specific needs, please don’t hesitate to get in touch.
A cornerstone of my professional offerings is the development of robust and efficient algorithms. I design bespoke algorithmic solutions tailored to the unique needs of various industries, capable of handling intricate computations and large data sets.
Recognizing that the efficiency and accuracy of many business operations and scientific explorations hinge on the algorithms at their core, I diligently ensure that my algorithms adhere to the highest industry standards. This includes integrating state-of-the-art techniques, optimizing configurations for maximal performance, and conducting thorough testing and validation processes.
Whether you’re a small start-up needing efficient data processing or a large institution tackling complex scientific problems, my custom-built algorithms provide a reliable, powerful foundation to enhance your computational capabilities.
Key services include:
- Custom Algorithm Development: I offer personalized algorithm development that caters to your specific computational needs, ensuring optimal performance and adaptability to future requirements.
- Data Processing Algorithms: I design algorithms capable of efficiently processing and interpreting both small and large volumes of data, contributing to insightful analysis and decision-making.
- Open-Source Contributions: I actively participate in the open-source community, contributing to existing projects and developing new ones that can be freely accessed and improved upon by other developers.
- Security-First Approach: Given the crucial role of security in digital environments, I integrate advanced security measures to safeguard your data and operations, ensuring the integrity and confidentiality of your information.
- Comprehensive Support: Beyond the initial algorithm design and implementation, I provide ongoing support, ensuring your algorithms continue to perform optimally as your data and computational needs evolve.
Before venturing into algorithm development, I honed my skills as a computer scientist at Ryerson University and EPFL in Lausanne. I have completed over 100 MOOC courses, staying up-to-date with the latest algorithmic techniques and technological practices.
My initial experiences in algorithm development began with open-source projects available on Github. The successful reception of these projects by the developer community highlighted the immense potential of well-crafted algorithms and motivated me to delve deeper into this field.
As my experience and knowledge grew, I began developing more sophisticated algorithms for diverse applications, including GeneratedArt, an algorithmic art-driven community.
Each algorithm I develop presents a new set of challenges and learning opportunities, keeping me on a continuous learning path. The field of algorithm development is a rapidly evolving landscape filled with opportunities and challenges, and through projects like GeneratedArt and my open-source contributions, I have managed to carve out a unique space in this vast field.
Invest in your computational future with custom algorithms that offer efficiency, accuracy, and adaptability. For more details or to discuss your specific needs, please don’t hesitate to get in touch.
Driving Innovation (Design Thinking, Agile, Lean Startup) Adaptive Leadership
Innovation are fundamentally rooted in the intersection of creativity, strategic thinking, and advanced technology. Having pioneered several online platforms in digital art before stepping into a technical leadership role, I bring a wealth of innovation, project management expertise, and industry knowledge to help you navigate and thrive in the dynamic digital environment.
Acknowledging the pivotal role of technical precision, inventive ideas, and proficient project management in the success of digital initiatives, I prioritize the application of proven methodologies, including Design Thinking, Agile principles, and Lean Startup, alongside cutting-edge technology. This includes leveraging data-driven insights, focusing on human-centric design, and emphasizing iterative development to enhance performance and user engagement.
Whether you’re a budding startup seeking guidance or a seasoned firm aiming to innovate, my services provide a robust foundation for your digital evolution, enabling you to harness the power and potential of the digital age to its fullest extent.
Key services include:
- Innovation Consulting: I offer tailored consulting to help your business navigate the digital landscape, optimize operations, and foster a culture of innovation, ensuring sustainable growth.
- Agile Project Management: Armed with numerous project management certifications and a deep understanding of Agile methodologies, I ensure your projects are delivered on time, within budget, and to the highest quality standards.
- Human-Centered Design: Utilizing Design Thinking principles, I facilitate the development of user-friendly, engaging platforms that effectively meet your audience’s needs and enhance user experience.
- Business Incubation Support: Drawing from my experience as technical director at Norsia, a startup incubated at both F10 in Zurich and Pulse in Geneva, I provide valuable insights and guidance for startups navigating the incubation journey.
- Lean Startup Approach: I help your business effectively respond to uncertainty and change through Lean Startup principles, promoting experimentation, customer feedback, and iterative design.
- Ongoing Technical Support: Beyond project completion, I offer ongoing technical support, ensuring your digital platforms consistently deliver optimal performance while adapting to changing user needs and market trends.
Before transitioning into technical leadership roles, I honed my skills in computer science and project management through a diverse range of online courses and certifications. My journey into digital innovation began with the successful launch of several online platforms in the realm of digital art, reinforcing the importance of innovation, user-centric design, and community-building in the digital arena.
Subsequently, I took on a crucial role as technical director at Norsia, a startup incubated at F10 in Zurich and Pulse in Geneva. This opportunity provided me with invaluable insights into technical management and deepened my understanding of the digital industry.
Throughout this journey, I’ve remained committed to continuous learning, staying abreast of emerging digital trends, and refining my skills through lifelong education. This dedication to learning and adaptability has empowered me to manage complex projects, drive innovation, and contribute to the success of various digital platforms.
The digital innovation landscape is a rapidly evolving ecosystem, teeming with opportunities and challenges. With my comprehensive services and unique insights, I am equipped to guide you through this landscape, enhance your digital strategies, and help you achieve your business objectives.
Invest in your digital future with innovation-focused solutions that promise efficiency, adaptability, and growth. For more details or to discuss your specific needs, please don’t hesitate to get in touch.