P-Rep Candidate
Team Information

Everstake HQ: Kyiv, Ukraine

Everstake is a staking service platform that helps institutional investors and token holders to profit off their digital assets. We are largest Validators on the PoS and DPoS markets that provides a secure service of staking and voting.

Proposal

1. Proposal introduction (What)

Everstake would like to participate in the ICON network and become one of the P-Rep.
Everstake operates in more than 15 PoS-based blockchain networks, and have a proved technical background on PoS and DPoS blockchains.

We run one of the most powerful performance hardware on the market. The core principles are to use highly secure and reliable nodes for PoS and DPoS protocols utilizing the enterprise-level hardware to ensure maximum efficiency and security. 

Everstake would like to become is a reliable partner for the ICON network. Thanks to our experience, we plan to support and develop the project from a technical side, and in the case of community growth. We will help ICON collaborate with a large developer community in Eastern Europe.

2. Motivation of the proposal (Why)

Everstake is an active participant in PoS blockchain projects and is engaged in the development of dApps for various networks. 
We believe that ICON will bring value to the community and for us, it’s important to support valuable projects and help in development and growth. We are engaged in many educational initiatives in Eastern Europe and often arrange events and meetups for projects presentation. 
Being a part of the community and creating necessary products is an essential part of Everstake project because this is the only way to provide a first-class service.

3. Execution plan of the proposal (How)

- Take part in the ICON network improvements 
- Create educational materials for the community about ICON
- Help to organize meetups in the Eastern Europe region
- Participate in development core applications for ICON network

4. Expected timeline of the proposal (When)

We can start to work on recommendations and share our experience right after receiving official agreements between Everstake and ICON. All the infrastructure should be ready until official mainnet launches.

Expected Network Information

Kyiv, Ukraine Bare metal

Intel® Core™ i7, 64 GB ram, 1024 GB NVMe SSD, 1 Gbit/s bandwidth.

Team Members

Sergii Vasylchuk, CEO and Founder Team Member

Serhii Vasylchuk took part in the development of payment solutions and antifraud systems in Pay Solution. Later, he became a vice-chairman at SmartBank. He left the position to found Attic Lab in 2016. As a CEO of Attic Lab, Serhii managed complex software projects such as openbankIT (blockchain-based banking software) and Codex (cryptocurrency exchange). Education: M.A., Software Engineering: Automated Management System, Igor Sikorsky Kyiv Polytechnic Institute

Dmitry Chernobay, CBDO and Co-founder Team Member

Dmitry Chernobay is a Ukrainian national, educated in the UK (MBA Banking & Finance), Slovenia (MBA Intl Business) and Ukraine (MA). Mr Chernobay has worked in the private sector in the Ukraine for Bank Société Générale Ukraine as Head of Corporate Banking & Marketing, JSC UkrGasBank as Deputy Chairman, and in the public sector as a policy advisor to the Prime Minister of Ukraine on banking & IFIs. Mr. Chernobay is currently a Supervisory Board member of PrJSC Eurocar and serves as director of Ukrainian technology company Attic Lab Ltd specialized in blockchain and fintech applications.

Sergii Ropchan, CTO and Co-founder Team Member

Serhii has worked as a CTO in a number of start-ups (Redtram, SPORT911). He is a well-rounded expert in microservices architecture, C++, C#, Go, Python, K8S. His Education: M.A., Physics: Computer Networks and Systems, Yuriy Fedkovych Chernivtsi National University

Alexandr Kerya, CPO Team Member

Alexandr has over 5+ years of experience in the blockchain and crypto industry and is one of the early crypto adopters. During past years, Alexandr was responsible for the preparation and implementation positioning strategy and development process for crypto exchanges, payment services and blockchain solutions on crypto and FinTech markets.

Bohdan Opryshko, COO Team Member

Bohdan holds Master's degree in Physics. After many years of successful experience in project management, SMM and UI/UX design, Bohdan joined Attic Lab. As a lead designer, he developed UX/UI for Codex. His role distills down to business planning and customer relations.

Vit Parkhomenko, PM Team Member

Vit worked as a BA for big enterprise projects providing support and expertise from discovery phase to successful completion. Has extensive knowledge of Business Analysis, Customer Relations and Project Management. As a PM Vit oversees projects that focus on developing blockchain tools that His main responsibilities are: development of project roadmaps, creation of performance and success criteria, overseeing of budgets and deadlines.