Team Profile

Meet the dedicated caretakers of our aviary.

Growth & Marketing

Luciano Sebastián De Monte — Director of Growth

Strategist and marketer with over 20 years of experience in branding, growth, UX, operations management and team leadership. Specializes in breakthrough adoption and new market penetration for technology start-ups. 2 years of experience in blockchain investing and business development.


7 years experience in crypto, PhD Physics, prior experience at UCL Centre Blockchain Technologies and Bitassist.


Internationally experienced in Business Development, Communication and Marketing in B2B, B2C and the development cooperation sector.


Daniel Stephens - CEO

Data scientist and economist with over 15 years experience. Former CTO and Google Analyst, with specialties in risk classification for FinTech. 5+ years experience in crypto software, hardware, investing, and business development.

Leo Anbarasan — Blockchain Engineer

Software developer and project management expert creating business-centered technical solutions for 15 years. Has deep roots in technologies ranging from Java, to Semantic Technology and is proficient in ETH, Binance, and NEM Smart Contracts. Will bring trailblazing solutions and innovative leadership.

Muneeb Zubair — Blockchain Engineer

Programming polyglon and blockchain development expert with 5 years experience. Specializes in decentralized apps development, smart contract implementation, web3 frontend integration among others. Adept in many frontend and backend tech solutions that will come in handy for the Bird project.


Full-stack engineer with experience in the DeFi space. He is also very well versed in Rust, Golang.


Blockchain Engineer, Investor, Researcher, and Developer with 15 years of combined experience in FinTech, Academia, Digital Forensics, Data Science, and the Blockchain Industry.


14 years of software development with 4 years research experience in the cryptocurrency space.


Michael Nnamdi — UI Engineer & Creative Director

A graduate of computer science and UX design virtuoso. Certified by Google as a UX designer, has deep experience branding startups with creative, user driven designs that reflect their core values and resonate with their qualified audiences. As Creative Director, Michael’s unique and sensible approach to design will shine through for Bird.Money


Multi disciplined graphic designer working with clients of all sizes across print and digital design, branding, logos and web to transform brands or campaigns to their full potential.


Multi-disciplined designer. Decentralized tech enthusiasts. Love's good Design, technology and Innovation. 10 years of combined experience in design, crypto and computer sciences.

Community Managers


8 years of experience combined in cryptocurrency, Linux cyber security and mobile game development. Currently expanding with Solidity programming knowledge.


Over 4 years experience in crypto and 5 years in customer relations. Exceptional presentation, interpersonal and relationship skills.

Staff Writer

Usman “Nicolas” Salis — Staff Writer

Tech industry writer for close to a decade. Has a wealth of experience building content and driving narratives for startups and other online businesses. A passionate believer in blockchain and DeFi, Nicolas blends journalistic inquisitiveness and tech evangelism in telling the Bird.Money story.