Bits.media founder. Bits.media is the largest cryptocurrency resource and forum in the russian-speaking segment of the internet.
Ivan has been popularising Bitcoin since 2011. His numerous publications appeared in “][acker” and “Information Security” (some of the most popular IT magazines in the Russian Federation). He is an author of over 20 specialist reports in technical conferences, such as RIW, Mobile Finance & E-services Russia, BankIT, Bitcoin Conference Russia and others.
Ivan has also been successful in his appeal to court in 2015, pulling back court ruling on illegality of cryptocurrencies-related information resources in the Russian Federation, which include the famous Bitcoin.org
Ivan graduated with a STEM degree with a notable thesis on distributed computing.