Each day, everyone at SpringRole comes in to work with a true passion for blockchain technology and the potential it offers to unleash solutions to everyday problems. We are artists, innovators, achievers and dreamers, with a one-track mind to fine-tune the products that we build on the blockchain, achieving precision. If you believe that you have it in you to be a part of what we believe is going to be the next revolution, give us a shout-out. We’d love to meet you!Check our openings
FOUNDER & CEO
With a Masters from the Carnegie Mellon University, Kartik’s vision and a personal goal was to make the world a better connected place built on trust and transparency. This vision led to the inception of SpringRole which is redefining the way people connect, exchange trust and engage in businesses around the world.Read More
BIZ DEV & STRATEGY
Helped Overture create the paid search industry.
Founded an ecommerce business which he sold to Ebates. EManaged and grew Shopzilla's Publisher program.
Prior to the dotcom bubble, he was a Product Manager at STC, now part of Sun Microsystems.
BA from UC Berkeley and MBA from UCLA’s Anderson School.
Product Architect at Guru-G Learning Labs, an ed-tech startup based in Bangalore.
Founded job search aggregator - JobsChacha.com
Software Engineer at Cisco Systems worked on Video Surviellence.
Under-graduation in Computer Science from MIT, Manipal, India.
HEAD OF ENGINEERING
Part of Mammoth Media as Technical lead of Wishbone.
Backend Engineer for startups like Urban Remedy and Elle.
Graduated from the National Institute of Technology, Rourkela, India.
Chief Technical Officer of Let Me Know.
Active member and contributor at Stanford Scholar Initiative.
Hands behind SpringRole’s Resume-Parser. Extensively worked on Natural Language Processing using Machine Learning.
Under-graduation in Computer Science from Manipal University, Jaipur, India.
Masters from Carnegie Mellon and Undergrad from Duke University.
Serves as Senior Software Engineer at Hulu and built key services for the Hulu live product.
Architect of the audience management system for the cloud DVR feature of Hulu live.
Worked for Cable & Wireless(Vodafone), Yodlee, BNP Paribas, Ernst & Young, and Wipro clients.
Well versed in Recruitment strategies, Client interactions, Team handling.
Worked in the areas of Auditing, Taxation, and Accounting across the industries.
Pursing Chartered Accountancy at The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India.
Worked as UI/UX Developer at Floret Media Pvt.Ltd
Graduated from SDA Lowry Memorial College, Bengaluru University.
George Mammen Jacob
Machine Learning & Crypto enthusiast.
Interned at Wipro Digital, and was involved in building an Computer Vision based product.
Under-graduation in Computers & Communication from MIT, Manipal, India.
Head of community
Started an Ed-tech startup while still in final semester of college (2011).
Early employee at Ed-tech startup BYJU'S, worked towards setting up the Chennai business (2012).
Early employee and part of the core team at YourStory, started as Writer, then Social Media marketer and eventually leading a team of 8 as the Head of Digital Marketing & Growth (2013-2017).
Early employee at FactorDaily, Head of Marketing (2017).
Worked as a QA in MPS ltd. and handled multiple US based e-books projects.
Also worked for startup Deebee Web Services (eUttaranchal), Delhi as a website designer/SEO executive.
BTech in Information technology from Dehradun Institute of technology Uttarakhand.
SAP SRM/MM Consultant at IBM India Pvt Ltd.
Part-Time Band Manager for a popular music band based in Bangalore.
M.Tech in Computer Integrated Manufacturing from RV College of Engineering, Bangalore.
Graduated in Information Technology and worked in advertising and marketing for 3 years before moving into user experience design.
Mike is an internet executive, investor and strategic advisor and CEO of Science, Inc. He is Los Angeles’s most active angel investor with more than $2.5B in exits. His exits in 2016 alone included Science portfolio companies HelloSociety (acquired by New York Times), FameBit (acquired by Google) and Dollar Shave Club (acquired by Unilever).
He started his first company in college, and he was previously the CEO of Userplane , Tsavo, PBJ, MySpace, Myspace Japan, and FIM.
Alex Waters has held roles on the Bitcoin core development open source project and has founded several startups since, including Coin.co, a payments company, Coin Apex, one of the very first digital currency and blockchain research organizations, and most recently Elm Labs, a tech advisory and consultancy to the space.
Rick is a serial entrepreneur with 20 years of operating and investing experience in the consumer technology space. Rick founded and successfully sold 3 companies (Tickle, BranchOut and Talk.co)
Rick is the Managing Partner of Protocol Ventures. Protocol is the first fund of funds focused on crypto assets. Protocol invests in the top 10 crypto hedge funds to provide investors with diversification across various crypto assets and complimentary fund strategies through a single LP investment.
Jesse Proudman is launching a crypto currency business in Q1’2018. Prior, he was a Distinguished Engineer at IBM focused on Blockchain technology and Crypto Currencies.
He is a lifelong serial entrepreneur who raised more than $22M for Blue Box before the successful exit to IBM and is an active angel investor having invested in more than 30 startups. Jesse serves as a mentor and board member for the Beurk Center for Entrepreneurship at the University of Washington.
Greg Gilman, founder of Science Blockchain. He is also a co-founder and general counsel at Science Inc.
He’s the co-founder and executive chairman of RxVantage. Greg has participated in early round investments in dozens of companies including Maker, Klout, Scopely, Dollar Shave Club, and ZipRecruiter.
Greg formerly served as a professor of law and director of the Center for Entrepreneurship and Technology Law at Pepperdine University School of Law.
Jeremy is the founder and COO of Fountain, a leading mid-market and enterprise hiring automation platform.
Fountain processes over 5,000,000 applications across more than 50 countries.
Participating in Y-Combinator, Jeremy has gone on to raise over $11MM.
He is also a past recipient of the Thiel Fellowship and an angel investor.
Jason Morton's involvement with cryptocurrency began in 2011, and he advises a growing number of companies, decentralized organizations, and investors on the space.
Jason worked for Credit Suisse in Mergers and Acquisitions and Technology Investment Banking, seeded hedge funds and managed a $50M endowment. He advises a global compliance management firm serving asset managers in applied mathematics, statistics, quantitative modeling, and regulatory compliance technology. Jason's academic appointments include tenure in Mathematics and Statistics at Pennsylvania State University and visiting scholar appointments in Computer Science at Harvard University and in Mathematics at Stanford University.
Swaroop is a serial entrepreneur currently working on a startup in the blockchain space. He also contracts with Evensi, an event discovery platform. Prior to this, Swaroop co-founded an eSports company, Dotaprohub which was acquired by Unikrn.
His company, Atticous, was one of the 10 companies funded by the top B2B accelerator, Tech Wildcatters. He co-founded Racked Hosting, which he ran for over 10 years ago.
Nitin is an experienced US-India tech investor and a leading voice in India's blockchain ecosystem. He has been a founding principal at Lightbox (a $200M VC fund), and is an active angel in 10 startups, as well as a founder of Incrypt, a new blockchain venture.
Earlier, Nitin was a VC in the US at NEA, the world’s largest venture fund, and part of the early management team at EverFi, one of the largest education tech platforms globally. A Wharton graduate, he also serves on the India Advisory Boards for the USC Viterbi School of Engineering.
Mingyang graduated from Carnegie Mellon University in Computer Science. He co-founded SpringRole with Kartik in 2014 and now served as advisor to bridge Chinese crypto community users and investors.
Besides SpringRole, Mingyang is Head (GM) of Global Product Innovation at Meitu (1357.HK). During the time, he built a 25-people team across 4 counties and has deep understanding on the pain points of talent and recruiting industry. He also has much experience in building and growing consumer products in photo, video and social. Mingyang general manages 2 products for Meitu with over 100M downloads and 20M MAU over the world.
Andy Tong is a serial entrepreneur known for his success as Founder and CEO of top online game portal MMOABC. Andy’s role as Co-Founder and Chief Strategy Officer at SyncFab involves influencing, maintaining, and fostering relationships with strategic partners which led to a very successful token sale with over $15M raised.
In addition, he is an angel investor in biotech, blockchain, cryptocurrencies, eCommerce, education, gaming, hardware, mobile apps, monetization platforms, real estate and virtual currency companies. On his free time, Andy regularly advises and mentors various startup companies.
Andy regularly donates to and sits on the Advisory Board for Senhoa Foundation a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization represented by Coco Rocha that combats human trafficking and exploitation.
Toni Lane is an artrepreneur in the Digital Currency and Blockchain Industry and the co-founder of CoinTelegraph and CULTU.RE, a company created to evolve the future of government into communities like burning man. She is an empath, investor, artist, advisory board member, transformational evangelist and founder who has been affectionately entitled “The Joan of Arc of Blockchain” by her peers and various publications.
Miss Lane serves, or has served as an advisor to several notable companies, funds and family offices, including, but not limited to: SingularityU, Polymath Network, Factom, The United Nations, Propy, HSBC, Cicso, the government of Saint Lucia, P&G, Institute for the Future and St. Gallen Symposium. She has been a figurehead of using blockchain for peaceful evolution into new forms of societal structures through BigThink, TEDx, Katapult, Polycon, Innovate your State, DraperU, NEXUSearth, Exponential Finance, World Crypto Economic Forum, Blockchain Economic Forum and many others. Miss Lane is grateful to have been given the opportunity to be of service toward these accomplishments, and retains the perspective that every idea of who a person "is" appears irrelevant in the face of time. True unconditional love and friendship; what matters.
In other worlds, Toni Lane is a recording artist and the founder of the “immateralism” (post art) movement where she uses consciousness as a medium.