Personal details

Igor Chepkasov

Founder & Chairman, Cryptocurrency Foundation Russia (CCFR)

Russia, St. Petersburg


Twitter: @Igor_Chepkasov


Higher education (university degree, specialization - marketing). Currently attaining an MBA.

Professional experience and achievement

  • Launching new companies, startups and brands in the financial sector;
  • Achievements - winner of national awards in the field of finance and law.


Economics, politics, human rights, martial arts, cooking

First experience with cryptocurrencies

  • Independent study of theoretical basis (since 2013);
  • The establishment of cryptocurrency enthusiast NGO ( since 2014);
  • Organization of social events to educate the public about cryptocurrency and advanced technology in the IT and Finance (since 2014).

Role in the Bitcoin community

  •, 1st Bitcoin Center Russia, Founder;
  • Crypto Currencies Foundation Russia (CCFR), Founding Chairman;
  • #CryptoForum, International Bitcoin Conference and Forum, Organizer;
  • #CoinFestRussia, The first decentralized currency convention (Coinfest Russia branch), Organizer.