In addition to the management team, the KlugDossier's team under the CTO's supervision currently consists of 2 NFT node developers, 1 Rust Substrate node developer, two testers for testing node blocks and two frontend developers.

Waqas Khan
CEO & Co-Founder

Senior Management

Waqas is a finance graduate and is a fellow member of the Chartered Certified Accountant (United Kingdom) with over 13 years of experience in accounting and finance, mainly in the asset management industry, including ten years with KPMG and PwC. He is currently servicing tech and crypto investment funds with multi-billion AUM.

Waqas is a blockchain and crypto enthusiast and has invested in various projects since 2016. He is actively helping various crypto projects with business development, financing & fundraising, marketing, setting up crypto investment funds, holding companies and advising on tax structures.

Shailesh B Nair
CTO & Co-Founder

Senior Management

Shailesh is a computer graduate from 2004 and has been developing software, especially in data analytics, Defi, Fintech, and blockchains, including developing on Ethereum, Substrate, Polkadot, and Cosmos for more than 18 years.

His recent projects include developing various on-chain and off-chain projects on Substrate/Polkadot using ink!, WASM contracts, deploying smart contracts onto Parachain / Parathread using Cumulus, zero-knowledge proof in Parachain, conversion of business logic and data into a uniform format and also developed Defi / Data Analytics app connected to Polkadot Relay Chain.

Farin Baig
Project Manager

Team Member

Farin holds a graduate degree in information technology from the University of Texas and has over 11 years of experience as a project manager with a diverse portfolio of work in the crypto and general IT industry. Farin has managed many technical projects for multi-national clients while also having built client relationships across various sectors around the globe.

She is also an expert in technical writing and has created technical documents to easily communicate and explain the workings of complex applications to both clients and end-users.

Fani-Eleni Akritidou
Software Developer

Team Member

Fani has studied Applied Informatics at the University Of Macedonia in Greece and holds a Professional Certificate in Statistics and Data Science from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT).

She has over six years of experience working on Javascript, Node.js, Python and R for statistical analysis. She is currently focusing on developing her expertise in the field of machine learning.

Chuck Stoops


Chuck has a rich experience of over 20 years as a lawyer and finance professional. He has served as a board member for some big companies, including currently serving as a board member of Chia Network (funded by A16Z) and CEO of Universal Platform (European Fintech launchpad).

He has previously served as Deputy CFO, Head of Tax and Head of EU data protection for Paypal, as a board member for Blackberry and Skype, as Head for Finance of Netflix, and as the Managing Director Europe of eBay

Constantin Gao


Constantin is a qualified Attorney and a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA). He is active in the crypto space since 2015 as a blockchain advocate and investor. Constantin is the co-founder of Derify protocol, a derivative DEX, and serves as a VP at Blockspeed Capital.

He has worked in multiple countries, regions, and cultures worldwide and is currently focusing on building connections in the crypto space between East Asia and the western parts.