We provide the full suite of services needed to ensure the success of your ICO

Our comprehensive approach consists of six core components:

Our Team

The KEYICO team offers a unique mix of experience, professionalism and creativity
Every team member has years of relevant transaction experience
We are committed to ensuring your success!


O2 Consulting

Legal services

Full scale of legal services, global investment assistance, assistance in mergers and acquisitions deals (M&A), covering a number of jurisdictions (Facebook and MSQRD, Gagarin Capital in Silicon Valley, Telconet Foundation, Mail.RU’s and Prisma Labs Inc.). Winner ov various awards (Chambers&Partners, M&A Awards, Global Awards, Finance Monthly, Best Lawyers).


Public Relations

EM is a leading independent agency for financial and corporate communications in Russia, CIS and in the global market. Major projects and clients: Phosagro, Aeroflot, Mother&Child, Brunswick Rail, International Paper, Russian Helicopters, etc.

Creative Case

Branding & Marketing

Marketing analysis, brand platform building, brand audit, brand development, complex promotion and advertising. Implemented projects for Oysters, Velle, SCDA, Schwarzkopf, Modis. Over 100 implemented projects in the area of branding, graphic design and marketing consulting.


Blockchain Developers Team

Pro-level team of blockchain developers. Key achievements: 1st place in Blockchainhack 2016 as part of Dolphin, 2nd place in LaToken Hackathon 2017 as part of Mandela, 3rd place in Blockchainhack 2017 as part of Blockjudge, Winners of ETHWaterloo by ETH foundation 2017, Took part in a number of ICOs.

Management Team

Dmitry Globenko

Co-Founder KeyICO,
Project Development & Strategy

Business angel. Founder and Co-Founder at Duzhina.ru, GetOut, Quick Stream, MAO Motors Group, Kamaz Leasing.

Dmitry Makashov

Co-Founder & CEO KeyICO

20 years of experience in marketing management and business administration. Managing Partner of Quick Stream. Marketing Director at MAO Motors. Managing Director at Mall Certificate. Managing Partner of Creative Case agency. Marketing Director at Glavleasing, Creative Director at Interbrand RusConsulting.

Philipp Tsagolov

Community and project manager KeyICO

Experience in marketing and business development in international companies (Philips Lighting, Trafalgar). Project management, business development and community growth management in one of the most successful ICO projects - BitClave, Business development of innovative ICO listing - matchico.com.

Finance Team

Nikolay Tsagolov

Co-Founder, KeyICO

Senior Vice President of Rosbank. Executive Manager of BTA Bank in Moscow. Managing Director, Founder and Head of Coprporate Finances Department at URSA Capital. Managing Partner of N1 Capital investment company.

Sergei Dubovik

Head of Finance

Over 15 years of experience in management, investment and M&A consulting. Director of Consulting Department at Deloitte.

Nikita Yadov

Partner, KeyICO
Finance & Structuring

10-year experience in M&A deals and strategic planning. Expert in retail, gold-mining, oil & gas sector, farmacy, e-commerce & IT startups. Expertise in financial modelling; deals structuring in sale and purchase of businesses; preparing investment memorandums, business plans, etc. Sistema JSFC, Gazprom Investment Bank, Rusal

Nickolay Tereshchenko

Project Manager & CFO, KeyICO
Finance & Structuring

13 years of experience in finance management and administration. Managing Director of Medical Consultant and Support Center, Managing Partner at GlavVrach Clinics, Senior Associate at Innovative Solutions Venture Fund (former Tamir Fishman CiG)

Legal Team

Olga Sorokina

Co-Founder, KeyICO
Managing Partner, O2 Consulting

Legal practice for over 20 years, specializing in transborder transactions, including international taxation and corporate law in foreign states, building of holding mechanisms and investment documentation support. Transaction support and development of taxation structure for MSQRD. Support of creation of corporate and taxation structure for Prisma Labs, Inc.

Karen Shakhnazarov

Head, International Legal Practice M&A and cross-border JVs, O2 Consulting

Closed over 80 M&A/Private Equity deals (in energy and infrastructure, oil and gas, pharmaceuticals, telecommunications, blockchain and fintech, chemical, transportation, recreation & entertainment, IT, retail trade, food and beverages and other industries).

Daria Nosova

Head of FinTech,
O2 Consulting

A qualified attorney-at-law, member of Moscow Bar and Russian Lawyers Association. 20-years expertise of an extensive action-oriented legal work on wide range of matters (corporate, M&A, investments, antitrust, corporate disputes, data protection, general legal support to business).

Vladislav Burilov

Associate, International Legal Practice,
O2 Consulting

Experience in in-house corporate legal counsel (banking, broker-dealer, investment-banking). Works in international (EU and USA) corporate, regulatory and tax structuring of e-commerce and fin-tech start-ups, venture capital and private equity firms, brokers, currency exchanges and asset managers.

Technical Team

Dan Kaizer

Dapp’s architect, solidity expert

7+ years of experience in development. Frequent public speaker and hackathon judge. Оne of the leading persons in the Russian blockchain community (smart-contracts and token economy concepts). Author of scientific paper ‘Decentralized Reputation Assessment System in Oracles Networks’.

Ivan Golovanov

Blockchain projects producer

Bought his first Bitcoins in 2013. Ex-investment analyst in NORDEA. Master’s degree in international finance. Serial entrepreneur. Token economy author to a range of blockchain projects.

Alex Nikolaev

Blockchain architect,
mechanism design expert

5+ years in development and technical consulting/management. Worked as CTO for blockchain startup Dolphin Blockchain intelligence. Expert in technical architecture and token economy for blockchains. Frequent public speaker, blockchain enthusiast. Well known solidity developer and security expert. Developed and audited wide range of international blockchain projects’ smart contracts.

Pavel Sukhachev

Co-Founder, KeyICO
Blockchain & IT expert

Launched a number of successful projects in the real sector. Created one of the biggest independent Apple resellers in Russia with annual turnover of $25 mln. Joint owner of a major digital currency mining technopark in Moscow Region. Founder and CEO of SAVL wallet. Worked on BioСoin ICO (LavkaLavlka project).

Public Relations Team

Tom Blackwell

Co-Founder, KeyICO
CEO of EM (Moscow)

15 years working in financial and crisis communications in Russia. Advised on more IPOs out of the region than any other communications professional in the market. High-profile Russian M&A experience. Extensive high-profile, international scale crisis communications expertise.

Sam Vanderlip

EM (London)

10+ years in investor relations and financial communications in Russia. Headed IR practice for leading Russian companies in banking and chemicals. Member of UK IR Society. Significant crisis communications and M&A experience.

Alexander Beburov

EM (Moscow)

ICO specialist, working with social media and the crypto community. Provides social media monitoring, events management, analytical research and corporate materials development, search engine marketing for a number of clients. Organizer of numerous conferences and events on digital marketing, co-founder of Master Brand Business School.

Anna Glikman

EM (Moscow)

More than 10 years of experience in corporate and financial communications. Launched EM’s operations in Asia, and has strong connections among Chinese media. Advises EM clients on international media relations, with a focus on China. Previously Head of Communications and Event Management at Sberbank International.

Dmitry Zhadan

EM (Moscow)

5+ years’ experience working in IR and Capital Markets for leading Russian companies. Worked for Polyus in a number of complex projects to transform the company over the course of three years, including re-establishing the IR practice, a rouble bonds placement, delisting from the London Stock Exchange, preparation for a Eurobonds placement, SPO and strategy development.

Maria Levitov

EM (London)

10 years as a journalist at Bloomberg News (UK). Has extensive contacts in London and Moscow key financial media. at Bloomberg. Covered the Russian economy and government for Bloomberg in Moscow. Worked as a staff writer at The Moscow Times newspaper. Started career at Corporate Executive Board (in Washington D.C.)

Tom Kiehn

EM (New York)

Previously was Head of International Communications at TNK-BP. Established and led the investor relations practice at UralChem. Over 10 years experience; with background in both IR and PR. Member of the UK IR Society, sat on board of Russian IR Society. Has led communications for over USD 5 bln in M&A transactions.

Laura Luo

EM (Beijing)

Has strong connections in financial community in Greater China. Previously worked in China Global Television Network (CGTN) as a business reporter for 6 years (macro economy, M&A investment, technology.) Worked as an analyst in fund management industry in Melbourne, Australia.

Marketing Team

Tatiana Sorokina

Performance Director, KeyICO

Performance Director at Nimb Inc. Head of SEM, SEO and SMM (auction) at MediaCom. As SEM EE, P&G Digital has fully developed Performance Hub for P&G Eastern Europe and Central Asia markets.MasterBrand Business School instructor

Vyacheslav Novikov

Digital Director, KeyICO

Before entering the crypto world, worked in international communication agencies BBDO, Havas as a Digital Director. Participated in many ICO projects such as Modultrade.com, Faceter.io, Skyfchain.io, Sharpay.io, etc.

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