Team

Spaceship

Meet the team that's taking cryptocurrency investors to the moon and beyond.

Ian Balina

Ian Balina

Founder and CEO

Ian Balina is a Blockchain Entrepreneur and Investor. He has built three million-dollar businesses from the ground up, and appeared in The Wall Street Journal, Forbes, CNBC, Huffington Post, The Street, INC and Entrepreneur Magazine for his work in analytics, cryptocurrencies, and entrepreneurship.  

A former Analytics Evangelist at IBM, Ian has brought a data-driven, “money-ball” approach to investing in blockchain startups, called “Token Metrics”.  

Ian is the Founder and CEO of Token Metrics, a data-driven investment research platform for crypto that helps investors leverage analytics and machine learning to become a better investors.  

Originally from humble means, Ian is dedicated to giving back through his philanthropic efforts with Children of Uganda and Black Girls Code.

Paresh Masani

Paresh Masani

Chief Technology Officer

Paresh was a former IT Executive Director at Goldman Sachs, Global Investment Research.  

He also led the development of JP Morgan & Chase and Barclay's mobile payment platforms and is now helping build Token Metrics.  

He has extensive expertise in architecting complex projects end-to-end and leading a team of all-star developers.  

William Noble

William Noble

Chief Investment Officer

As a Former Goldman Sachs financial market thought leader from 2004 to 2016 he has always been a producer useable technical research. Also worked for Charles Schwab and Morning Star. His ability to apply his market knowledge to crypto was highlighted during his employment by Charlie Shrem.

William's Wall-Street background brings a unique perspective to all our cryptocurrency technical analysis , giving Token Metric’s subscribers an edge over the competition.

Sam Monac

Sam Monac

Director of Research 

Leads the Token Metrics research division. Leverages data and analytics to provide fundamental analysis. Early bitcoin adopter and past experience in finance and insurance at Liberty Mutual.

Sam has analysed thousands of cryptocurrencies using quantitative and qualitative measures. He was instrumental in helping our team discover well-known projects like Matic Network, Harmony, Elrond, and others more than a year before their IEO.

Aagam Jain

Aagam Jain

Chief Data Scientist

Computer scientist with experience in machine learning, algorithmic trading, NLP, and genetic algorithms. 

He makes sure our neural network algorithms are working smoothly.