Meet the team
Tapmydata’s greatest asset is our team, who combine a unique skillset covering PrivTech, mobile and blockchain with experience in founding, growing and exiting successful businesses in this space.
HEAD OF STRATEGY
MD of a mobile web development agency for 10 years before devising and leading the pivot to SAAS, founding Optanon, a pioneering product in the ‘PrivTech’ sector, and Cookiepedia, popular source of knowledge around consumer tracking on the Web.
Gilbert led development of the customer base and brand, acquisition of a smaller competitor and sale of the business to OneTrust.
CTO / FOUNDER
Over 20 years experience delivering internet-based software solutions. Co-founder of the digital agency Simpleweb where he was previously leading a 20 person development team.
Tom has a strong focus on startups and also worked in the enterprise space with the likes of BP and EMC (DELL). Has spent the last few years leading development on Blockchain technology with Ethereum and Stellar.
CHAIR / FOUNDER
A serial entrepreneur, Irfon has founded and sold companies across the API spectrum. Currently CEO of DOVU he was previously founder and CEO of Coull, a programmatic video advertising company processing over 15 billion requests a month from over 118 countries.
With over 20 years experience as an executive, Irfon has a strong background in starting and growing businesses at global scale.
An experienced full-stack developer that has been working in web development for over 15 years as part of small teams practising agile processes to rapidly deliver product iterations..
Riku has been responsible for building out a lot of the current technology stack for Tap with a small team of developers and will be helping with the growth and direction of the technical team moving forward.
LEGAL COUNSEL / FOUNDER
Registered European lawyer with over 11 years of experience in Contract and Commercial Law. Krasina has headed an international legal department in a law firm, having to deal with various civil and international matters. Then she became a sole-practitioner, focused mainly in Contract, Commercial and Company Law, whilst co-founding a construction business in Belgium. As Head of Legal at a million dollar ad-tech company she discovered her passion around Data protection, Privacy and Smart legal agreements. Being part of the Company Secretariat team in Associated British Ports gave her an additional layer of Corporate Governance expertise.
Experienced in building and managing corporate administration and events, and managing sales teams in the FMCG industry, Jelena is multi-lingual and used to working in an international environment, on a number of successful crypto projects. Well connected and experienced in building, scaling, and connecting communities across a wide spectrum of digital channels.