From a financial marketing background, Darius has worked alongside a plethora of digital banks predominantly focused in North America. Moving into the crypto sphere in late 2016, Darius has had the privilege of creating marketing strategies for some of the most prominent and influential brands across both sectors. Tangerine, Koho and Basic Attention Token highlight some of Darius’s experience inside financial marketing within the natural world and crypto realm alike. Outside work, Darius enjoys graphic design, watersports, and camping.
Riven started his career in Finance & Analytics and later transitioned into consulting, where he spent nearly four years at Blake’s Creative Financial Consulting Group in the San Francisco office. He focused primarily on Go-to-Market strategy, Pricing, and Global Org. Design with Tech clients while also working in Banking and Retail.
Away from work, Riven is a huge sports fan and religiously follows Basketball & e-sport. Typically, when Riven is not behind his computer screen, he’s behind another screen.
After studying Financial Engineering, Blake began his career in the finance sector. Blake has had the privilege of working at some of the biggest banks, hedge funds, brokerages, and accountancy firms within Europe before co-founding a creative financial consultancy that helps its clients achieve results in new and innovative ways. Although he has taken more of a backseat role within the agency, the agency is still very successful even up until today.
Blake has now lived in Spain for six years and, from that base, has worked globally as a financial strategist with clients such as Microsoft and Universal Records. Eager for a new challenge, Blake began looking into the digital space for opportunities to utilize his expertise within the new age.
Rita founded Uniglo in 2022, bringing to the firm over 20 years of experience in the finance sector and rare/unique high-end investments. She started her career in investment banking at Hambros Bank, HSBC, and Lehman Brothers, in London, Moscow, and Hong Kong before going on to make private equity investments.
Having always shown an interest in unique investment items and understanding the value it creates introduced her to a wide assortment of holdings from fine art, gold, diamonds, watches, digital assets, and more. Exposure to the new-age digital world has given Rita a unique opportunity to bring high-end investments to everyday users.
Rita holds an MSc in Finance from London Business School.