Meet The Team

JEAN-PAUL TARUD

Advisor 

Jean Paul Tarud has accumulated a 20 years of experience in the Venture Capital and product development fields, for technology and innovation, across the Middle East, Europe and the Americas. Was involved in several IPOs during the Dot Com era in the Silicon Valley in the late 90s and currently serves in many advisory boards for Governments, Academia and private entities in the fields of Technology, Investments, National Security and Defence.

MOHAMMED MAHFOUDH

Chief Executive Officer & Director 

Mohammed is an Advisory Services specialist with vast experience in corporate finance, technology, startups and strategic management.  His role encompasses the coordination and development of Technology & Strategic Advisory Services on a Local and international basis.  Prior to joining the firm, Mohammed had established and worked in almost all continents, and doing startup advisory and management in countries such as Italy, Switzerland, Austria, UK, UAE, India, Australia, and Chile.

 

His experience include Capital restructuring, feasibility studies, business valuations, corporate restructuring, ICOs/STOs, privatizations, business plan development, financial modeling, Market Surveying; Visions Missions, Strategies, Goals and Objectives Preparing and Tailoring Policies and Procedures Manuals.

JASON KING

Chief Strategist

Jason is an internet entrepreneur, business executive, cryptocurrency enthusiast, & asset manager. a Partner and Chief Strategist at Deca4, he also remains the CEO at CGS Group, Head of MENA at Aelf, and creator of FLASH. Previously MD at Binary Financial and Fund Manager at Alphabit.

 

As a serial cryptocurrency & blockchain technology investor since 2010, he invested on behalf of world-class crypto hedge funds in projects like Metalpay and Aelf generating significant ROI. Currently, he is working on and advising several crypto & blockchain related projects, to create innovation and value across a broad spectrum of sectors.

The Deca4 operations teams is composed of 16 experts in different fields and industries such as BlockchainImplementation, Legal Services, Banking & Finance, Real Estate, Capital Markets, Commodities, Manufacturing, Infrastructure, Logistics, Aviation, IT Systems and Security, Media, Education, Medical Sciences and GovernmentalOperations.

Fernando Ortiz Pineda

Senior Associate

Fernando is an asset manager with over 10 years of experience, focusing on financial analysis and modeling, structuring, and evaluating regular and alternative assets, including projects, companies, and real estate developments. He also has wide experience in business development, legal and financial structuring of real state projects to convert them into investment vehicles. relationship management with boards, banks, investors and all types of financial institutions with fundraising and management purposes. Moreover, Fernando has a strong corporate finance, capital markets, and investment analysis background.

SAUL TARAZONA

Business Development

Saul started with Mining Technology in 2013, actively supporting and in ICOs, funds raising and investments, Trading & Strategic Advisory Services by assisting clients with a range of assignments, including corporate and capital restructuring, feasibility studies, business valuations, ICOs/STOs, privatizations, business plan development, financial modeling, Market Surveying, including: Visions Missions, Strategies, Goals and Objectives.

 

Saul experience started as an Aeronautical Engineer 13 years ago, working in Aerospace and Defence programs for 3 different governments (United States, Colombia and the United Arab Emirates). Designing and executing projects in innovation, quality management, standardization, digitalization, amongst others.

RODRIGO FREIRE DE SA 

Director of Investments

Rodrigo has recently led as Global Director of Business Development strategy for Hyperloop (innovative company kicked off by Elon Musk) expanding its operations from 3 to 12 countries bringing over USD 60 MM in investments and leading negotiations with 500 Fortune CEO’s, global institutions and heads of states. Rodrigo is a Stanford Graduate, passionate about boosting world-changing sustainable technologies.

JEAN-PAUL TARUD

Advisor 

Jean Paul Tarud has accumulated a 20 years of experience in the Venture Capital and product development fields, for technology and innovation, across the Middle East, Europe and the Americas. Was involved in several IPOs during the Dot Com era in the Silicon Valley in the late 90s and currently serves in many advisory boards for Governments, Academia and private entities in the fields of Technology, Investments, National Security and Defence.

MOHAMMED MAHFOUDH

Chief Executive Officer & Director 

Mohammed is an Advisory Services specialist with vast experience in corporate finance, technology, startups and strategic management.  His role encompasses the coordination and development of Technology & Strategic Advisory Services on a Local and international basis.  Prior to joining the firm, Mohammed had established and worked in almost all continents, and doing startup advisory and management in countries such as Italy, Switzerland, Austria, UK, UAE, India, Australia, and Chile.

 

His experience include Capital restructuring, feasibility studies, business valuations, corporate restructuring, ICOs/STOs, privatizations, business plan development, financial modeling, Market Surveying; Visions Missions, Strategies, Goals and Objectives Preparing and Tailoring Policies and Procedures Manuals.

JASON KING

Chief Strategist

Jason is an internet entrepreneur, business executive, cryptocurrency enthusiast, & asset manager. a Partner and Chief Strategist at Deca4, he also remains the CEO at CGS Group, Head of MENA at Aelf, and creator of FLASH. Previously MD at Binary Financial and Fund Manager at Alphabit.

 

As a serial cryptocurrency & blockchain technology investor since 2010, he invested on behalf of world-class crypto hedge funds in projects like Metalpay and Aelf generating significant ROI. Currently, he is working on and advising several crypto & blockchain related projects, to create innovation and value across a broad spectrum of sectors.

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