Roham Gharegozlou


Roham is the CEO of Dapper Labs, the creators of CryptoKitties, Flow and NBA Top Shot. He holds a bachelor's degree in Economics and dual bachelor's and master's degrees in Biological Sciences from Stanford University. Prior to Dapper Labs, Roham was the founder and CEO of Axiom Zen.

Dieter “dete” Shirley

Founder and CTO

Dieter has developed a specialty in shaping the first waves of emerging technologies. He most recently cofounded CryptoKitties and authored the ERC-721 proposal that defined non-fungible tokens on Ethereum. Previous to that he was Head of Development for Atimi, one of the earliest players in the iPhone ecosystem, for six years, and before that a Senior Software Engineer with Apple.

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Mikhael Naayem


Prior to helping start Dapper Labs, Mik has served on Axiom Zen’s Board of Directors since the company’s founding. He joined Axiom Zen full-time a month before the launch of CryptoKitties. Prior to joining Axiom Zen, Mik was the founder and CEO of Fuel, a platform he grew to 225M+ users before selling to Animoca in 2017.

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Alex Shih 

Chief Financial Officer

Alex is CFO at Axiom Zen and Dapper Labs and leads the strategic finance function. He serves as a Director on the Boards of Directors of both Dapper Labs and ZenHub. Alex holds B.S. and M.S. degrees in Management Science & Engineering from Stanford University. He also held roles with KKR, Highfields Capital and most recently as a leader within the Private Equity practice.

Layne Lafrance

Flow Product Lead

Layne作为协调者,确保团队的每个组成部分都在全速前进。Layne平衡了Flow的工程、招聘、营销、开发和合作团队的事务的关注点和优先级,以使每个人都能在cadence 上团结一致地工作。Layne自2018年3月起全职成为Dapper Labs 的一份子。

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Caty Tedman

Head of Partnerships

Caty’s focus is helping the world's biggest sports and most loved brands bring their communities onto the blockchain. Previous to joining Dapper Labs, Caty served as VP of partnerships at Axiom Zen. Previous to that, she spent a decade in sports technology in various roles within the NHL, NFL, and ESPN.

Kim Cope

Dapper Platform Product Lead


Jody Rebak

Chief of Staff

Jody是.Dapper Labs的办公室主任。Jody在战略项目和业务发展方面与执行团队合作,并帮助实施和执行战略。她确保利益一致和关键项目得到支持。Jody是我们的投资者、战略合作伙伴和收购机会关系的第一联系人。

Mickey Maher

SVP of Revenue and Gaming Partnerships

Mickey is Dapper's head of revenue and gaming partnerships. Mickey was previously SVP of Revenue at Unity, Upsight, and Applifier, where he helped build their early businesses. Mickey built the mobile ad business at Unity from pre-launch to nearly $300M in revenue. Previously Mickey worked in payments including as Director of Business Development for American Express.

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Richard Pocklington

Lead Game Designer

As one of Dapper’s Lead Game Designers, Richard creates compelling and imaginative content for Dapper’s studio efforts. Richard has spent the better part of a decade designing multi-million dollar mobiles games for companies such as Glu and Hasbro. Richard is the inventor of a dozen patents in the mobile and gaming space. He also holds an MA and PhD in Anthropology and was a lecturer from Stanford University.

Weilei Yu

Head of Marketing

Weilei is the Head of Marketing at Flow, responsible for developer ecosystem growth, supporting ecosystem partners and creating innovative marketing strategies. Previously Weilei was the Head of Developer Relations at Streamr helping grow Streamr technology adoption across the world and contributing to the larger Ethereum ecosystem.

Vishal Changrani


Vishal Changrani是Dapper Labs 的分布式系统工程师。在加入团队之前,Vishal 曾在 Akamai Technologies工作,设计了大规模复杂的媒体分发网络解决方案,并为Super Bowl等直播活动管理实时内容分发。他还曾是爱立信媒体研究实验室的一员,在那里他研究了在有限带宽下进行360-video分发的先进方法。

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Courtney McNeil

Design Director

Courtney is Design Director at Dapper Labs, and an expert in brand identity and strategy, art direction, and campaign conceptualization and development. She defines, leads, and grows the design team across all of Dapper Lab’s products to enhance creative through exceptional and delightful user experience. Courtney has also led a successful rebrand for Deliveroo.

Kan Zhang

Engineering Manager

Kan Zhang is Engineers Manager on the Flow Team. Originally a Civil Engineer Kan has experience as an indie mobile game developer and has been with Axiom Zen originally joining as a backend engineer since the early days. Kan has a Bachelors in Computer Science from UBC and a Bachelors in Civil Engineering from the University of Waterloo.

Dr. Yahya Hassanzadeh Nazarabadi

Senior Research Engineer

2018-2019年,Yahya是 LightChain blockchain 的首席架构师(专利申请PCT / TR2019 / 050,199)。 自2019年加入DapperLabs以来,Yahya将其在P2P覆盖架构方面的经验转化为Flow网络层协议栈的开发 ,验证节点软件,以及 Flow 的第二份白皮书。

Dr. Alexander Hentschel

Sr. Blockchain Architect

Alexander Hentschel是Flow的机器学习工程师。Alex在领导和贡献研发项目方面有着丰富的经验。他还拥有重要的学术成就,包括量子信息理论博士、理论物理硕士和理论计算机科学硕士。

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Bastian Müller

Sr. Architect Developer Tools

Bastian Müller是 Flow 的软件工程师,他在德国 Baden-Württemberg Cooperative 州立大学获得了应用计算机科学学士学位,并在哥本哈根IT大学获得了硕士学位。凭借语言开发的背景,Bastian参与了许多工业应用,包括为 Core Gnosis 开发IDE。

Maks Pawlak


Maks Pawlak 是 Flow 的分布式系统工程师。此前他曾在2017年至2018年在 Corda blockchain 工作(从R3开始),负责主节点尤其是持久层。后来他转到了B3i,在那里为再保险行业做基于Corda平台的开发。Maks现在在为 Flow 上的执行层和存储层做出贡献。

Tarak Ben Youssef

Senior Cryptography Engineer

Tarak oversees the security implications of Flow’s development choices and implements the cryptography primitives and protocols specified by Flow’s architecture. Before joining Dapper Labs, Tarak worked for Gemalto where he designed cryptography algorithms on embedded and mobile platforms. Tarak earned his Bachelor and Master’s Degree at INP Grenoble.

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Jordan Schalm

Senior Software Engineer

乔丹是一名高级软件工程师,先是Flow 领导Collection节点的开发,最近又参与 epoch 的开发。乔丹从早期的CryptoKitties时代就已经是Dapper Labs 团队的一员,为游戏的早期版本做原型,并开发点对点拍卖智能合约。此前,Jordan是Cumul8的一名网络开发者。

Peter Siemens

Software Engineer

Peter is a Software Engineer at Flow who works on developer tools and application-layer infrastructure. Peter first joined Axion Zen as a Software Engineer and transitioned into a role at Dapper Labs to support in building the blockchain developers would love, Flow. Prior to officially joining the team Peter worked as a Software Engineer Intern at The New York Times.

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Leo Zhang

Staff Software Engineer

Leo Zhang 是 Flow 的软件工程师,他首先领导了共识节点的开发,现在正领导可靠性和性能改进工作。Leo也是ZenHub的CTO和联合创始人,ZenHub是GitHub中唯一的团队协作解决方案。在此之前,Leo曾在App Annie担任前端团队负责人,在百度担任高级软件开发工程师。

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Ramtin Seraj

Senior Research Engineer

Ramtin is Senior Research Engineer at Flow working on verifiable execution and storage. Prior to joining flow, Ramtin was part of dapperlabs' R&D team solving challenges including building scalable data-driven architectures such as fraud prevention service, blockchain data  pipelines, and cryptographic solutions such as secure multi-party computation (MPC).

Rafael Morado

Head of Game Design

Rafael is Dapper’s Game Design Lead, expanding the universe around decentralized games into an experience that will bring a billion users to the blockchain. During his nine years at Ubisoft, he helped design several AAA game series, including Splinter Cell, Far Cry, and Rainbow Six. Rafael spent the past two years working on CCP Games’ Eve Online.

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