Who We Are

Umed Saidov, CFA

CEO
Umed spent more than a decade financing global infrastructure projects with International Finance Corporation (IFC) and the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD). He is a seasoned investment professional who originated, structured, negotiated and executed a number of international high-profile, multi-million-dollar investments. ​ Umed founded Oqulent to provide institutional-grade investment research on blockchain technology and digital assets. Umed is a CFA charterholder and author at the CFA Institute Enterprising Investor. He received his MBA from INSEAD and holds a Bachelor’s degree in General Management from French-Russian Institute of Business Administration. ​

Isaac Christian

CTO
Isaac Christian holds a Bachelor's of Science in Physical Sciences from the University of Maryland and has spent the last seven years as a mission planner and real time system operations engineer at NASAs Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, Maryland. He has been a part of multiple flagship missions and has been involved with the development of Mission Operations Center Telemetry and Command subsystems.  ​ Isaac is an experienced software engineer. At Oqulent he is in charge of developing and managing Oqulent[SkyLight]--our portfolio management platform.

Constantine Chikosi II

VP Business Development
Constantine Chikosi II was born in Zimbabwe and raised in London. After obtaining a B.Sc. in Civil Engineering from the Florida Institute of Technology, he entered the investment banking and private equity sphere with a focus on tech start ups and commercial real estate development. Constantine has worked in the Emerging Markets (Southern Africa and Asia) and in the United States. He is currently pursuing an M.Sc. in Systems Engineering with a concentration in Finance. ​ At Oqulent Constantine leads the business development efforts and contributes to our research.