Meet The DailyCoin Team

DailyCoin is a news outlet, covering cryptocurrencies, blockchain technology and NFTs. Our dedicated and motivated multinational team is here to deliver the highest quality content with a swirl of passion.

Editorial

  • Stefan Trapp

    Stefan Trapp

    Editor

    Stefan Trapp is a cryptocurrency news editor for DailyCoin. He leads a team of reporters covering major developments and market insights in the crypto industry. With a background in copy editing and teaching, Stefan puts great emphasis on creating high-quality articles with digestible breakdowns of complex topics. He values open communication and trustworthiness within his team. Outside of work, Stefan enjoys video games, Esports, and singing karaoke.

  • Nazar Kuzmyn

    Nazar Kuzmyn

    Editor

    Nazar Kuzmyn is an audience editor at DailyCoin, responsible for SEO aspects of the publication, long-form content, and the daily newsletter. He has experience in marketing copywriting and journalism, and his educational background includes a Bachelor's in International Relations and a Master's in Journalism and Media Industries. He currently lives in Vilnius, Lithuania, and enjoys attending live concerts and playing indie video games in his free time.

  • Ciaran Lawler

    Ciaran Lawler

    Copy Editor

    Ciaran Lawler is a Copy Editor and Fact-Checker at DailyCoin. His extensive background as a copy editor helps Ciaran ensure all DailyCoin articles meet the highest journalistic standards. With a passion for cryptocurrency and blockchain technology, Ciaran's MA in International Relations and BA from Trinity College Dublin bring a keen eye for detail and understanding of global economics and financial markets. He is dedicated to producing engaging, accessible content for DailyCoin's readers and constantly seeks to improve his skills in the field. In his free time, he enjoys reading classic literature and traveling internationally.

  • Simona Ram

    Simona Ram

    Senior Journalist

    Simona Ram is a senior journalist at DailyCoin, based in Lithuania, who covers the forces and people shaping the Web3 industry and the areas where decentralized crypto assets meet the centralized world. She has experience in business communication within the financial sphere and has a degree in Foreign Languages, which helps her interact effectively with sources from diverse backgrounds. In her free time, Simona enjoys exploring new cultures.

  • Tadas Klimasevskis

    Tadas Klimasevskis

    Crypto Reporter

    Tadas Klimaševskis is a Lithuanian journalist at DailyCoin, specializing in covering the lighter side of the crypto industry such as memecoins and pop culture in the metaverse. He has experience as a music artist, English language teacher, and freelance writer, and uses his creative writing skills to summarize valuable information in his work. He is also a strong believer in the potential of blockchain and spends his free time listening to music, traveling, and watching basketball games.

  • David Marsanic

    David Marsanic

    Crypto Journalist

    David Marsanic is a journalist for DailyCoin who covers the intersection of crypto, traditional finance, and government. He focuses on institutionalized crypto entities like major cryptocurrency exchanges and Solana, breaking down complex topics into easy-to-understand writing. David's prior experience as a business journalist at various crypto and traditional news sites has enabled him to maintain a critical approach to news while adhering to high journalistic integrity standards.

  • Insha Zia

    Insha Zia

    Senior Journalist

    Insha Zia is a senior journalist at DailyCoin covering crypto developments, especially in the Cardano ecosystem. With a Bachelor of Science in Computer Systems Engineering, he delivers high-quality articles with his technical background and expertise in data analysis and programming languages, aiming to educate and inform readers accurately, transparently, and engagingly. Insha believes education can drive mass adoption of the crypto space, and he is committed to giving DailyCoin readers a better understanding of the technology.

  • Kyle Calvert

    Kyle Calvert

    Crypto Reporter

    Kyle Calvert is a cryptocurrency news reporter for DailyCoin, specializing in Ripple, stablecoins, as well as price and market analysis news. Before his current role, Kyle worked as a student researcher in the cryptocurrency industry, gaining an understanding of how digital currencies work, their potential uses, and their impact on the economy and society. He completed his Masters and Honors degrees in Blockchain Technology within Esports and Business and Event management within Esports at Staffordshire University.

  • Okoya David

    Okoya David

    News Reporter

    David Okoya is a crypto news reporter at DailyCoin based in Nigeria. He covers various topics related to the cryptocurrency industry, including exchanges, regulations, and price movements, and strives to bring fresh angles to breaking news. With experience as a freelance crypto news writer, David upholds the highest journalistic standards, telling complete stories and answering lingering questions whenever possible.

  • Finn Miller

    Finn Miller

    Blockchain Writer

    Finn Miller is a New Zealand-based blockchain writer for DailyCoin who specializes in simplifying complex blockchain topics. He is experienced in crafting whitepapers, researching on-chain data, and advising emerging crypto projects, and uses his unconventional approach to learning and passion for knowledge to provide cornerstone educational content for readers of all levels. When not exploring the depths of DeFi, Finn can be found exploring his other passion, the great outdoors.

  • Brian Danga

    Brian Danga

    Crypto Reporter

    Brian Danga, a Kenyan crypto reporter, is dedicated to delivering breaking news and updates from the cryptocurrency world. With a background as a Web3 writer and project manager, he recognizes the importance of unbiased reporting. Holding an LLB degree from the University of Nairobi, Brian's analytical skills contribute to his accurate news reporting. His personal interests include cooking, watching documentaries, reading, and engaging in intellectual discussions.

  • Samuel Wan

    Samuel Wan

    Crypto Journalist

    Samuel Wan is a finance professional turned crypto journalist, known for his insightful reporting on market trends, regulatory changes, and technological developments within the digital asset industry. His ability to simplify complex concepts and report the facts has made him a trusted source in the crypto community. Beyond his writing, Samuel is an active mountain biker and gamer.

  • Grace Abidemi

    Grace Abidemi

    Crypto Reporter

    Grace Abidemi, a cryptocurrency reporter at DailyCoin, covers industry developments and trends. She previously worked as a freelance writer. With a Bachelor's degree in German Language and certifications in marketing and storytelling, Grace creates engaging content. When not working, she's in Nigeria, mastering cooking and canvas painting, and enjoys learning about different cultures and languages.

Management

  • Saidas Navikas

    Saidas Navikas

    Product Manager

    Saidas Navikas is a versatile product manager and developer driving innovation at a leading crypto-focused news media website. With a passion for technology and content, he is dedicated to creating exceptional user experiences and delivering timely, insightful information to our audience. His role encompasses product development, strategic planning, and a commitment to staying at the forefront of the dynamic cryptocurrency landscape.

  • Julija Baranauskaitė

    Julija Baranauskaitė

    Marketing Manager

    Julija Baranauskaite is the Marketing Manager at DailyCoin, boasting nearly 10 years of experience in digital marketing and sales. Her main focus involves social marketing and fostering close communication with partners to drive the growth of DailyCoin. Outside of her professional life, she finds relaxation and creativity in working with clay.

  • Gabor Kovacs

    Gabor Kovacs

    Art Director

    Gabor Kovacs is the Art Director at DailyCoin, responsible for developing and maintaining the organization's creative vision. His primary focus is on motion graphics; however, he is open to any visual communication challenge. Outside of work, he enjoys using old reclaimed materials to create unique furniture.

  • Kornelija Poderskytė

    Kornelija Poderskytė

    Designer

    As a Designer at DailyCoin, Kornelija Poderskyte's responsibility is to create captivating artwork, including banners and graphics, to enhance user experience and complement the latest crypto news. Kornelija collaborates closely with the editorial team and stays updated on design trends to maintain the highest quality of content.

  • Arnas Dagelis

    Arnas Dagelis

    Sales Manager

    Arnas leads the BusDev department at DailyCoin. As a generalist with extensive experience in Account Management, he focuses on building long-term partnerships and optimizing operations.

  • Fernando Fierro

    Fernando Fierro

    Social Media Manager

    Fernando is the Social Media Manager for DailyCoin. He has +4 years of experience working in Web 3 creating multimedia content and building communities. He's a curious person living a non-stop adventure of figuring things out and getting stuff done.

  • Ieva Dūdaitė

    Ieva Dūdaitė

    Web Content Manager

    Ieva Dudaite is a committed Web Content Manager at DailyCoin. She ensures the platform works without issues and coordinates the timely publication of articles, quickly providing the latest news to readers. Besides her job, she's a keen learner, continually upgrading her abilities and keeping pace with industry trends.

Contributors

  • Adrian Bono

    Adrian Bono

    Adrian Bono is a senior PR & media consultant at STORM Partners and a political journalist covering politics in Europe, the US and Latin America. His opinion has been featured in the BBC, NPR, Al Jazeera and Univision and has appeared as a contributor on The Guardian, Monocle and Infobae, among others. He is based in Madrid.

  • Dina Dzanic

    Dina Dzanic

    Dina Dzanic is a crypto enthusiast and web3 content writer. Currently she serves as a mentor in the Bitcoin Talents Program, which is organized by the Frankfurt School of Blockchain. She aims to enhance the accessibility and understanding of blockchain technology for a broader audience. She has a Master’s degree in Law, with a special focus on human rights. She firmly believes that blockchain and bitcoin can offer many opportunities for improving human rights and their protection, starting from financial inclusion, enhanced freedom of expression to identity and privacy protection.

  • Gintarė Košubienė

    Gintarė Košubienė

    CEO and Co-Founder of Micapass – compliance solution for web3. PMP Certified Product Manager, Identity & KYC Solutions Professional.

  • Johnny Lyu

    Johnny Lyu

    CEO

    Johnny Lyu is the CEO of KuCoin, the top 5 crypto exchange launched in 2017. He had accumulated abundant experience in tech and e-commerce industries.

  • Tavi Petros

    Tavi Petros

    Tautvydas (or Tavi) is a senior associate and advocate's assistant at ECOVIS ProventusLaw Financial regulatory team. Specializing in Electronic Money Institution, Payment Institution, Financial Brokerage licensing and MiCA crypto licensing.

  • Igor Haleta

    Igor Haleta

    Igor Haleta is a CEO at Qmall. His unique set of skills in business development and operations have been instrumental in driving growth and success in international companies and startups.

  • Morten Dahl

    Morten Dahl

    Morten leads the team at Zama building confidential blockchains using FHE. With a background in secure computation and cryptography, he has spent close to the past decade applying and adapting techniques from these fields to real-world use cases.

  • Nicola Massella

    Nicola Massella

    D.Jur. Nicola Massella is an expert on crypto assets regulation in Switzerland and the EU. He leads the Legal & Compliance Dept. at STORM Partners, where his team provides the firm's clients with advisory services on matters related to Web3, blockchain and crypto.

  • Rosaleen McMeel

    Rosaleen McMeel

    Rosaleen McMeel is a writer and editor with over twenty years of experience. She is currently the Director of Publishing at Jobbio’s Amply Network.