About us

Europe’s Bitcoin investment experts

Bitcoin Reserve is the smart place to buy bitcoin in Europe. The company helps bitcoin beginners, sophisticated savers, and intelligent investors take part in the Bitcoin revolution without the complexity of traditional platforms.

Bitcoin Reserve is based around two key services: Flash and Concierge. Flash enables any individual to buy regular amounts of Bitcoin easily. Concierge, meanwhile is a highly personal service catering to high-net worth individuals and institutions looking to buy over €50,000.

Our Team

Yuri de Gaia

Yuri de Gaia

Founder & COO

Bitcoin Reserve is the smart place to buy bitcoin in Europe. The company helps bitcoin beginners, sophisticated savers, and intelligent investors take part in the Bitcoin revolution without the complexity of traditional platforms.

Nik Oraevskiy

Nik Oraevskiy

Founder & CEO

Nik has been in Bitcoin since 2012, where he has worked with wallet and exchange start-ups in North America, helping to develop and lead their strategic visions. Mr. Oraevskiy was also involved with international finance and fund management out of Liechtenstein before starting down the brokerage path with the goal of bringing Bitcoin to the world at large.

Andrew Howard

Andrew Howard

CBDO

After being introduced to Bitcoin at an early age in 2016, Andrew developed a passion for what this new financial revolution has to offer the world: freedom. Prior to joining Bitcoin Reserve, he worked extensively in corporate account management and business development, helping to onboard new clients while building long-term relationships.

John Yukon

John Yukon

Engineering Lead

After catching the Bitcoin bug in 2016, John has been continuously going down the endless rabbit hole learning about Bitcoin and its larger implications. John spent the last 15 years as an engineering leader at one of largest technology companies in the world. In 2019 he started working full time for Bitcoin and now spends most of his time building out the tech platform for Bitcoin Reserve.

Adam Anderson

Adam Anderson

Engineer

Inspired by Bitcoin's elegant codification of the principles of censorship resistance, individual sovereignty and absolute scarcity, Adam's life path shifted dramatically starting in 2013. He left his former career as an educator behind and started down a new path towards mastery of system administration and software development. Now Adam works for Bitcoin, both by preaching its benefits to anyone who will listen, and through his contributions to Bitcoin Reserve's backend infrastructure.

Valeriya Georgieva

Valeriya Georgieva

Sales & Marketing

Valeriya has ten years of experience in corporate technology companies where she has performed various leadership and project-related roles. In 2018, she entered the world of Bitcoin and with the goal of helping small and medium-sized companies to attract clients and expand their reach with innovative and best in class Marketing and Sales initiatives.

Siim Jalakas

Siim Jalakas

Legal Councel

Siim started consulting cryptocurrency companies in 2016 in Estonia, one of the first countries in the world to offer a regulatory framework for bitcoin ventures. Although he believes that Bitcoin itself cannot be regulated, exchange companies need oversight to weed out the fraud and money-laundering that unfortunately come with unregulated activities.