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ARYZE creates digital cash to make payments cheaper, faster and smarter. We seek to be inclusive, transparent and community based.

You are always welcome to engage with us and we value any feedback. ARYZE has been awarded Best New Danish Startup at Copenhagen Fintech Week 2018 and won ‘Best FinTech Startup’ at Venture Cup 2018 – Denmark’s Largest National Startup Competition.



  • Founded 22nd of August, 2017 in Copenhagen, Denmark
  • Won the award for Best Fintech at Venture Cup 2018
  • Was awarded “Best Startup” at Copenhagen Fintech Week 2018
  • Jack Nikogosian is the founder and Carl Jenster and Morten Nielsen are the co-founders
  • Office at Købmagergade 22 – 1150 Copenhagen
  • Member of Copenhagen Fintech

Jack Nikogosian / CEO and founder

Jack Nikogosian is an award winning Danish blockchain expert with a vast knowledge of the cryptocurrency space. In 2015 he became internationally known as Bitcoin Jack after paying solely with Bitcoin for an entire month. With his outgoing personality and quick thinking, he delivers an inspiring stage presence and is an international speaker.

Professionally, he has worked with major players in the Danish crypto/payments arena. With a great insight in terms of trends within cryptocurrency, blockchain technology, digital payments and tokenization Jack has the unique skill of being able to combine new technologies.

Jack Nikogosian on LinkedIn.

Morten Nielsen / CFO and co-founder

Morten Nielsen is a former JP Morgan and UBS investment banker where he held senior positions in London, Paris and Tokyo, working mostly with hedge funds, fixed income, derivative marketing and structured products.

Since then he has also gained a great knowledge about blockchain related applications, digital assets and stablecoins as well as crypto funding and has today positioned himself as an expert in these areas. 

The digitalization of financial assets is a great passion of Morten’s, and his vision for a new globalized digital financial infrastructure plays a significant role in the success of ARYZE.

Morten Nielsen on LinkedIn.


Jack Nikogosian

Founder & CEO

Morten Nielsen

co-Founder & CFO

Carl Jenster

co-Founder & Community Manager

Rasmus Bruun


Jodi Usama Husain

IT & Business development

Michaela Hendrickson

Brand Manager

Thomas Myers

Finance Manager

Raya Slavova

Project Manager

Thomas Wisbech

Software solution architect

Bjarke Hansdal

Fullstack developer

Adriana Calinciuc

Junior graphic designer

Extended Team

Peter Gelardi Mikkelsen

Community Ambassador

David Jacob Jensen

UX Architect
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Tobias Happel

UX Architect
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Mads Bjerre



Dr. Jeppe R. Stokholm

Founder of Stokholm Legal & Head of Corporate Finance, AmaZix

Marianne Haahr

Director at Sustainable Digital Finance Alliance

Per Lind

Co-Founder at Toridion Quantum Computing

Michel Avital

Professor at Copenhagen Business School

Fritz Henglein

Professor of Programming Languages and Systems, DIKU

Boris Düdder

Assistant Professor in Software Engineering Head of Security & Privacy, DIKU

Jonas Sevel Karlberg

Executive Chairman & Founder, AmaZix

Tony Craddock

Director General of the Emerging Payments Association

Peter Kristensen

Partner at C6 Advisors & Co-founder of ICON Awards


Brian Serup

Karen Teles Benitez

Bilal Kamal

Sisipho Zinja

Shannon Kariuki

Abishek Wadhwa

Jemimah Charles

Jelena Bradic

Aleksandra Dzincic

Joan Troneus

Bogdan Muntean

Anders Uhrenholdt