Team of Industry Veterans

The team of C6 consists of three industry veterans which have combined their knowledge, experience, network and passion for building businesses in order to serve their clients in this exciting world of blockchain, tokenization and cryptocurrency. We thrive on working together with our clients and elevate them towards success. 

It is our motto to do it right, or don’t do it at all. Therefore we do not cut any corners, but we do optimize how we get from A to Z. This is how we deliver value for money. Started in 2017, the company is located in Zug, Switzerland, also known as the Crypto Valley.

PETER KRISTENSEN

Partner | Strategic Advisor

Peter has an accumulated financial markets experience of over 30 years as a Fund and ICO Advisor. 

Peter’s career began with a small Danish bank in 1986 and by the mid 1990’s he was working for Saxo Bank. He was then seconded to Synthesis Bank, now Saxo Bank Switzerland, to establish their presence in the online trading world before leaving in 2006 to establish JP Fund Services with other business partners.

Peter’s capital markets background sets him apart from many other fund services executives, with a bias towards solution finding, his experience is key in helping investment managers find the right balance of trading counterparts and technology.

This expertise has made him a highly sought-after advisor for Blockchain solutions and ICO’s. He is currently an active advisor for AryzeModexX8 CurrencyCovesting, and several other startup companies.

Peter is based in Florida and runs the North American operations as well as continuing working with his significant European network and clientele.

Mika Romanoff is a talented and seasoned executive with over 20 years of international experience in financial services and consulting. He brings a wealth of expertise with particular strengths in areas such as financial advisory, fund management, mergers and acquisitions (M&A), business development, deal origination, and both financial & business strategy. With an abundance of experience, Mika has a strong understanding of various markets throughout Europe, North America, Russia, and Asia.

Currently, Mika is a partner in a blockchain & financial consulting firm, C6 Advisors AG, which he co-founded in 2018 with his partners Peter Kristensen and Marco van der Weijden. Mika has advised more than 20 start–ups, offering financial consulting services across an array of industries including online trading, e-gaming, education, environment, TMT, software development, transportation, real estate, and professional services. He is responsible for C6’s advisory services in legal & compliance, strategy & business development, and institutional fundraising.

Prior to forming C6 Advisors, Mika served as Fund Manager for a Dutch registered USD 200 million Private Equity fund Pluribus Optimum Fund, where he held responsibility for all financial operations. Under his guidance, the Fund underwent a stunning development from a small private fund to a dynamic mid market player.

Mika has a Bachelors Degree in Business Administration from Monmouth University in the USA, and is based in Helsinki, Finland.

Mika Romanoff

MIKA ROMANOFF

Partner | Strategic Advisor

Marco van der Weijden

MARCO VAN DER WEIJDEN

Partner | Strategic Advisor

Marco has over 20 years experience in helping (startup) companies & projects achieve successful inception, fundraising, operation and expansion by providing strategic management and advisory services. 

As an ADVISOR, Marco utilizes his entrepreneurial, management and consultancy experience, and has helped numerous clients with:
– Business plan & strategy development
– Fundraising through ICO, STO, IEO, VC models
– Corporate structuring, infrastructure & governance
– Growth & expansion strategies
– Branding, marketing & sales tactics
– Sustainability goals & objectives

As an ENTREPRENEUR, Marco has been involved in several startups over the past 20 years:
– Co-founder of a Blockchain & ICO Advisory company
– Founder of a business management company
– Partner at a Therapy & Training academy
– Co-founder of an IT consultancy company in Switzerland
– Project manager for a spin-off concept at a telco in Switzerland
– Project manager at a new telecom operator in the Netherlands

As a MANAGER, Marco has a track record of driving the performance and value of companies, projects, and teams. Known for focus on efficiency & effectiveness, achieving win-win solutions, and the ability to bridge Business & IT. Key areas of expertise:
– Project & Program Management [agile, waterfall, PMP, Prince2, SCRUM, Kanban, LEAN]
– Account Management [client relations, RFP’s, proposals, contracts, negotiation, stakeholders]
– Service Delivery [process optimization, quality of service, ITIL, ITSM]
– Business Development & Strategy [growth & expansion, client acquisition]
– Business Process Outsourcing (BPO) [onsite, nearshore, offshore and hybrid models]
– Fluency in English, German and Dutch [presentations, board meetings, proposals] 

Marco is based in Zürich, Switzerland.

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