Fluence Labs: mission and origins

Fluence Labs was created to build a decentralized network technology.
We believe that decentralized data storage is a crucial part
of the tomorrow's web and will benefit the humanity by providing
a new level of privacy, control, and security. Behind this project
and vision is a dedicated group of people with experience and a dream.

Evgeny Ponomarev

CEO

Entrepreneur and product manager. Worked on product
at 2GIS (20M monthly audience). In charge of the project management track at CodeFest developers conference (1500+ attendees / year). Mined first Bitcoin in 2011 on CPU.

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Dmitry Kurinsky

CTO

Software engineer and technical leader, with solid expertise
in complex engineering projects since 2004. Keen functional programming advocate. Prior to Fluence he was a CTO / lead engineer at a bunch of technology startups.

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Alexander Demidko

Research

Experienced distributed systems engineer with deep understanding of computer science and game theory. At Metamarkets he built a peta-byte scale analytics platform capable of processing hundreds of billions events/day. At Stitch Fix, he worked on building the ML infrastructure.

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Constantine Solovev

Development

Software engineer proficient
in distributed systems
and big data processing.
Developed a high load data exchange platform for RTB advertising at CleverDATA.

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Dmitry Shakhtarin

Development

Software engineer with strong expertise
in cryptography, functional Scala programming
and backend development. Previously he worked
on building the end-to-end encrypted and completely anonymous messaging platform titanium.im.

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Artemiy Liarskiy

Dev Relations

Digital marketing specialist
with projects for major brands
and rewarded agencies.
Background in B2B sales, marketing, and copywriting.

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Anna Lekanova

Community Building

Anna has a background in marketing
and business development
in the field of Technology Entrepreneurship.
Working on her MBA,
she has been collaborating with startups
as well as with major brands.

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Advisors

Nhan Phan

Snapchat

Engineering manager at Analytics division at Snapchat. Previously he was a VP of Engineering at Metamarkets, where he managed a distributed team of engineers building
a highly scalable and reliable analytics platform. Before Metamarkets, he was a VPE
at iSocket, which was acquired by Rubicon Project in 2014.

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Gordon Hall

Orc network, ex-Storj

"Bookchin". Distributed systems hacker and free software activist. He is the author
of the core libraries that drive Storj, ORC, as well as their underlying implementation of the Kademlia distributed hash table.

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