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Daya Baran
$120/hr
  • Category: Business and Finance
  • United States

Daya Baran

Startup Advisor
Expertise in BlockChain, Crypto, Tokens, ICOs, Bitcoin, Ethereum, Alt Coin & Chains

Experience in technology, product development, operations and marketing. Expertise in payments, fund operations, institutional sales.

Achievements
- Generated $100 million in sales for a $1 billion fund in 12 months.
- Ranked Top 10 independent analyst on Apple Inc for 5 years. Ranked #2, Ranked #2, Ranked #3, Ranked #6, Ranked #8.
- Turned a bankrupt WebGuild into a power house for web professionals. Grew membership from 400 to 65,000 in 5 years. Featured insights and strategy from tech icons, CEOs & founders from Google, Yahoo, Salesforce, Uber, Twitter & more.
- Launched the first “performance” based mutual funds in Canada. Lead it to Top 10 fund, returning over 50% annually.
- Built worlds’ first on-demand music streaming service with Michael Jackson as an advisor.

Expertise
- Payments: C2C, C2B, B2B, POS, blockchain, crypto, ACH, cross border, architecting payment systems.
- Portfolio management, balancing, distribution, partnerships.
- Financial technology: messaging systems, data aggregation, analytics, advisor solutions.

Skills
- Over 15 years of experience aligning technology with business objectives, developing products, determining product market fit, roadmaps, business models, go to market strategies, distribution strategies across web and mobile.
- Out of the box thinker, innovative, ability to identify, prioritize and drive tasks, goal oriented and execution focused.
- Excellent communication and interpersonal skills. Influencer and leader, effective team builder and mentor, ability to motivate diverse groups to achieve a targeted goal. Excel in challenging environments. Work toward win-win for all.
- Experience architecting systems, front, middle & back-end, driving product development, building agile products, managing developers to complete projects on-time, on-budget, and on-spec.

Work Experience

Jan 2017 - Jan 2018
VEEV Coin
Founder
Jan 2017 - Jan 2018
Google
Startup Advisor
Jul 2012 - Jan 2016
StockChats
Founder
Jan 2003 - Jan 2013
WevGuild
President
Jan 2003 - Jan 2005
GRUUVE
Founder

Keywords

ICO Advisory
Sales
Operations