Sasha Ivanov Details

Sasha Ivanov is a Technology Entrepreneur and for the past decade, he’s been helping improve business, banking and public administration systems evolving electronic payment mechanisms.

In 2016, he founded Waves Platform, a global public blockchain platform with a market cap of $1.7 billion (as of 19th December 2017), which was crowdfunded 30,000 BTC ($18 million), representing the second-largest successfully crowdfunded blockchain project (after Ethereum). The name references his background as a theoretical physicist and the recently-discovered gravitational waves predicted by Einstein a century ago.

Waves Platform has subsequently developed into one of the largest tech communities with 300,000 active users in 25 countries and formed partnerships with a variety of renowned international organizations.

Recently, he has initiated a new project – Vostok – to create the first usable blockchain solution for scalable digital infrastructure, helping to expand the global accessibility of blockchain.

Source: Crunchbase

Current Projects

Waves, Founder & CEO Vostok Project, Founder & CEO Primalbase Token, Member of the Advisor Board


Moscow, Russia


Leipzig University, Post Graduate Program, 2002 Lomonosov Moscow State University (MSU), Specialist Degree, Theoretical and Mathematical Physics, 1995-1999

Previous Projects

Intelligence Unitrade, Founder & CEO, 2009-2016


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