Team
David Kavazi
Team Member
Co-founder at Paradigm Fund and Head of Strategy at Citadel. His educational background combines History, Ethnology, Diplomacy, Political Science and Global Economy, all highly applicable to cryptonetwork analysis. Founding 4 IT consumer applications and managing a VC family fund for 5 years he ecompassed great expierence in venture projects assessment. Graduated from MGIMO, Faculty of International Relations.Favourite books: A Hero of Our Time, The Glass Bead Game, An end and a new begining by Gumilyov.
Alex Falko
Team Member
Co-founder of Paradigm Fund and CFO at Citadel with background in economics and law. Bitcoin evangelist and enterpreneur investing in crypto space since 2013. His main focus is market macro analysys, fundamental analysys and long-term value research. M.S. in Law at BSU. Favourite books: Thus Spoke Zarathustra, How Networked Markets Are Transforming the Economy.
Viktor Smirnov
Team Member
Co-founder at Paradigm Fund and Head of Deep Analisys at Citadel. With backround of founding numerous successful IT-projects and managing a VC family fund. Has prominent knowledge in Economics, Finance, Management, Social studies and Neuroscience. Studied International Economic Relations at MGIMO. Favorite Books: The Glass Bead Game, Goldratt's Theory of Constraints: A Systems Approach to Continuous Improvement.
Gregory Shabalov
Team Member
CTO of Paradigm Citadel. Former lead developer at SAP Lab. Head of innovation department, his team developed security IT solutions for infrastructure conglomerates like NLMK. Worked with AI, private blockchains and computer vision to improve production processes. He graduated from Samsung IT Academy majoring CS (top 5% students) and recieve M.S. in computer science at NRU HSE. Gregory participated in different IT competitions and earn rewards: Microsoft Imagine Cup (finalist), Fin Tech Cup (winner), Hackathon at Columbia University (winner) etc. Favourite books: The Glass Bead Game, Small gods and Three Comrades.
Anton Pavlutsky
Team Member
CEO of Paradigm Citadel. Has outstading knowledge in Software Engineering, Machine Learning, Game Theory, Statistics, Strategy and History. Founded Junto, a software development company. In 8 years of Junto's existence Anton supervised and participated in approximately 50 different projects. M.S. in Computer Science at HSE. Favourite books: Good to Great: Why Some Companies Make the Leap...And Others Don't, The Art of Strategy: A Game Theorist's Guide to Success in Business and Life