Olga Petrunina is the co-founder and CEO of Adara.io, a highly-secure, AI-enhanced financial blockchain ecosystem including real-time trading, tokenization and portfolio management. The company has a worldwide footprint – based in Zug, Switzerland but with research and development in Moscow, plus sales and marketing in San Francisco and additional offices in Seoul and Dubai.
Prior to forming Adara, Petrunina was the CEO and Founder of Visatohome (2013 – 2016, exit January 2017) and CFO at AnyWayAnyDay.com. Petrunina helped raise a total of 5 investment rounds totaling $34M for both projects, with a total valuation of $300M.
While at AnyWayAnyDay, Petrunina built the entire financial structure for the conglomerate’s group of Companies (Russia, Ukraine, Switzerland, Germany, Cyprus, BVI) as well as supervising financial planning, reporting and cash flows. In 2012 the conglomerate’s turnover reached $400M and took a second private placement.
Petrunina is a member of the RACIB, the Russian Association of Blockchain and Cryptocurrencies. Her educational background includes graduating in 2010 from Rostov State Economics University with a major in International Monetary Relations. In her free time, she is a columnist at Millionaire Magazine, writing on how blockchain is transforming the financial system.