Who We Are

Who We Are

The Virtue Poker team is comprised of talented computer scientists, accomplished industry veterans from the blockchain technology and poker communities and the world’s top poker players. The team includes a former NASA engineer, the first Chief Marketing Officer of PokerStars and a development and product team averaging over 15 years of experience in each of their respective domains.

The advisory board of Virtue Poker includes Joe Lubin, one of the co-founders of the Ethereum blockchain, and Damian Sokol, the former CEO of PokerStrategy, the largest online poker strategy website . And the Virtue Poker Team pros, Phil Ivey, Dan Colman and Brian Rast, own fifteen World Series of Poker bracelets and over $70 million in winnings.

Team

Ryan GittlesonCo-Founder, Business Development
Jim BerryCo-Founder and Lead Platform Engineer
Javier FrancoHead of Development
Dan GoldmanChief Marketing Officer
Alvaro RodriguezSenior Javascript Developer and Smart Contract Tech Lead
Iddo BentovChief Cryptographer
David O'ConnorHead of Game Security
Catalin DraguArt Director
Colum HigginsSenior Product Manager
Jesus LanchasPlatform Team Lead
Daniel OrtegaSenior Software Engineer and Backend Tech Lead
Israel LozanoQA Team Lead and Scrum Master
Raul GuiuSenior Back-End Developer
Jose ToromaGames Team Lead
Sergio NavasFront-End Developer
Angel NavarroFull-Stack Developer
Duarte PinaQA Enginner
Javier Bueno MarfilFull Stack Developer
Alejandro CarrascoSenior Software Engineer
Pedro RosonSenior Software Engineer
Miguel Ángel ÁlvarezSenior Software Engineer
Jose Ignacio DamigoAutomation QA Engineer