To build the most liquid and trusted global cryptocurrency derivatives exchange that can ably serve both retail and institutional traders.
Our founders bring expertise across financial markets, derivatives trading, product and engineering from companies including Citigroup, UBS and Hotstar.
Jitender is a consummate business leader and a career finance professional. In his decade long career, he has worked as a stock analyst with Citigroup in India and as an institutional investor with GIC in Singapore. Jitender is an alumnus of IIT Kharagpur and National University of Singapore and has an MBA from Indian School of Business.
Pankaj is a seasoned business leader and derivatives trader. He is a UBS alum and has deep experiences in derivatives, quantitative finance and Asian equity markets. He also helped build and grow an e-commerce business in India which went on to raise Series C round of financing. Pankaj is a graduate of IIT Delhi and has an MBA from Indian School of Business.
Saurabh is a serial entrepreneur and a strong tech leader. He previously cofounded Housing.com and TinyOwl. Both these companies scaled well and raised money from marquee VCs such as Softbank and Sequoia, before getting acquired. He also served as Director of Engineering at Hotstar. Saurabh studied Computer Science and Engineering at IIT Bombay.
We Deltaians love coding, are passionate about all things crypto and serious about having fun in all that we do!
Our advisory board is comprised of pre-eminent academics, top-tier business leaders and exceptional entrepreneurs.
Bernard van Bunnik is a Chairman-director and impact investor in multiple Fintech and Mobility start-ups; and also an advisor to PE and VC funds. Bernard's corporate work experience spans across being the CEO, Chairman and NED in 6 countries for 19 years working with GE Capital across Asia, AU-NZ, UK, Europe, US. Excellence in innovative value creation over the cycles in financial services and conglomerates through stand-alone JV partnerships, PE and listed banks. He has also worked at McKinsey & Company in 4 countries for 5 years.
Jitendra is currently building Jupiter, India's first digital-only bank. Previously, Jitendra founded Citrus Pay which he grew to 300+ strong team and raised over USD 30mn. Citrus was acquired by PayU.
Prof Chowdhry is a Research Professor at UCLA Anderson School of Management and a Professor of Finance at Indian School of Business. He has also taught at the University of Chicago, University of Illinois at Chicago and the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology. He has served on the editorial boards of several finance and economic journals and is a frequent contributor to the Huffington Post. Prof Chowdhry advises a number of fintech companies including Stellar Development Foundation.
Dan was the CMO of Taiwan’s largest digital asset exchange, MAX. He is a Wall Street veteran and in 20 years long career in financial markets, he has worked with prominent investment banks in Asia and Europe. Most recently, he was the Taiwan country head for both Barclays and Macquarie.