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Trusted Trade Finance Expertise

Dedicated to Next-Gen Solutions

LGR Global offers a modern digital trade finance solution that optimizes processes and enables seamless money movement between the Silk Road Countries (68+). 

  • LGR Global provides fast, trusted, and highly secure cross-border money movement services and digital end-to-end trade finance system – transactions take just seconds.
  • Our transaction fees are 50% lower than those of the traditional banking services.
  • Our solution improves on traditional banking services by providing high transparency, reducing complexity and risks while improving accountability, and customer-orientation.

Our Team

Our team represents a balance of genuine expertise in banking, commodity trading, technology, finance, information security and the crypto economy.

ALI AMIRLIRAVI

CO-FOUNDER & CEO

Ali Amirliravi is a professional International Banker and Commodity Trader within expertise oil and gas trade in Middle Eastern and Russian geopolitics, economics and energy markets and Professional Trader of Precious Metals and Gemstone, he is the founder and Chairman of several companies within Brand name LIRAVI. Ali is CEO and Founder of Silk Road Coin Cryptocurrency and First Blockchain Banking Platform as LGR Global for End to End B2B Digital Cross Border Money Movement and Digital Trade Finance System between Silk Road countries.

DR. ARI AALTONEN

CFO​

Ari Aaltonen is a strategic CFO in LGR Global and Silk Road Coin Cryptocurrency. He has strong banking and financial services and manufacturing industry experience and has worked in senior manager positions in Capgemini, Cognizant and Oracle as well as in CFO, CEO and chairman positions several start-ups. During his career he has been delivering both organic and acquisition growth with focus on increasing shareholder value. Ari specializes in strategy, finance and digital technology; building and leading A-class teams, managing financial planning, forecasting, capital management, fund-raising, go-to-market, digital transformation and performance management. He has extensive C-level and board level relationships across Europe. Movement and Digital Trade Finance System between Silk Road countries.

MARKUS GINSIG

CSO​

Markus Ginsig is a strategic CSO in LGR Global and Silk Road Coin.
He spent his career in the trading/investment industry, as physical commodity and financial derivatives trader. As Chief Risk Manager he served for major multi-commodity groups and upstream/downstream industries (oil/Gaz/electricity, metals & minerals, grains, softs). He was also strategic Advisor for Investment Banks and Family offices for Alternative Investments. As Chief Risk Manager Markus managed commodity portfolios worldwide. He has extensive C-level and board level experience, as Vice-Chairman, CEO, CRO. Innovation management in
technology, markets, trading, investment is a key driver for him.

STEFANO TEMPESTA

CTO

Stephano Tempesta leads the technology team and oversees the design and development of the SRC and LGR Global platform. A technology manager with 20 years old experience in enterprise software solutions, Stephano is an author, a public speaker, a blogger, and event organizer, adn an ambassador of beautiful software. He interests extend to blockchain, IoT and A.I.-related technologies.

One of the only 160 of the world’s op technology visionaries Microsoft Regional Directors, Stephano hold a Bachelor of Science, with afocus on Information Technology from the University of Provident and Global MBA from the London School of Business and Finance.

A passionate traveler, a poor musician, and an avid learner of new technologies and (programming) languages, Stephano brings a can-do & positive-thinking attitude to SRC. People say he lives at a different speed.

ETIENNE DAIGNAULT

COMPLIANCE DIRECTOR

Etienne has more than 18 years of experience in financial services as a lawyer, consultant and compliance specialist. He has worked for law firms, investment banks, brokerage firms and Fintechs in Canada, France and the UK. He is currently European head of Regulatory Compliance at HSBC Bank. Etienne holds a master’s degree from UCLA and civil and common law degrees from McGill University.

ROB FOTHERINGHAM

BUSINESS ARCHITECT

Rob Fotheringham is an experienced architect having held chief architect positions within an international Financial Service company and a UK public sector organisation. He owns a consultancy business in the UK delivering architecture and transformation services to a range of clients which has included Visa Europe where he was Lead Business Architect for the Digital Business unit. He has also been Head of Enterprise Architecture consulting for a global system integrator and has developed the business and technical architecture for a number of start-up organisation across a range of Financial Services Sectors.

AAMIR ALI KHAN

Trade Finance Strategist

Competent financial and Banker professional with over 21 years of accomplished experience across functional sectors of strategic Risk, Remedial, sales, marketing, and business development of Corporate & SME accounts in the banking sector. Currently spearheading functions as Credit Hub Manager with Habib Bank.
Demonstrated expertise in credit risk management, product development, branch operations, and marketing solutions across the enterprise.

Intensive knowledge of business goal setting, strategic planning, identification of new business avenues and profit maximization, marketing & sales of lending products including trade & working capital and long-term financing facilities.

Track record of carrying out technical feasibility and economic viability of new projects, existing customers and rehabilitation plans for sick units.

Formulation of strategies for effective promotional campaigns. Identifying training needs, formulating training material and imparting training to operational staff, timely follow up of customer complaint and queries.

Diligent, ambitious, diplomatic, and honest with superior communication, presentation & interpersonal skills, adept at people and staff management.

OWEN MCCALL

MARKETING DIRECTOR

Owen McCall is a creative and dynamic marketing professional with years of experience in the technology and blockchain sector. He works passionately to demystify and promote new technologies and disruptive DLT solutions. Owen holds a bachelor’s degree in psychology & communications, and a master’s degree in international law.

Jose Carmona

Jose Carmona

Data Strategist

Jose is a product person with extensive experience creating digital solutions addressing critical society needs. Along a 30+ years career he has been involved in water, Telco, energy, insurance, finances and consumer electronics, creating a pervasive exposure to user generated data driven business. Jose has been a contractor, tech executive, and founder in companies of very diverse industries and geographies. As a natural extension to his career he is mentoring, advising and teaching with diversity of startups and educational institutions.

KEVIN CORSELLO

Go to Market Strategist

A true serial entrepreneur, Kevin Corsello has founded, developed, and built several companies that have led to successful exits. Mr. Corsello has over 20 years of brand development and deal-making experience. He has advised companies in a broad spectrum of industries and is now focused on digital global trade finance. Mr. Corsello has consulted on myriad of business functions including structured transactions, business plan development, tactical strategic initiatives, company valuations and government compliance. Mr. Corsello is a graduate and alumni of Harvard Business School and his expertise covers several types of transactions including: EB-5 capital, mergers, acquisitions, divestitures, leveraged recapitalization and joint ventures, with concentrations in start-ups and middle-market companies. Mr. Corsello holds several mechanical patents, is an Ironman triathlete and a second-degree black belt in martial arts. Mr. Corsello enjoys free time with his wife and their 3 daughters.

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SAUL TARAZONA

Adviser and Fundraiser

Saul Tarazona a sought after blockchain expert, an Aeronautical engineer with 13 years of experience. Saul has been working for three government in 3 different countries, (US, Colombia, United Arab Emirates) in innovation strategy and emerging technologies. He has an MBA degree from Coventry University ad is a pioneer in Blockchain technology. Saul has another acument in his illustrious career as an international speaker and Advisor in multiple Blockchain-related organization. He specializes in utilzing Blockchain technology as a fundraising mechanism as in the case for sovereign wealth funds, investment funds, and Security Token Offerings (STOs). Movement and Digital Trade Finance System between Silk Road countries.

AAMIR ALI KHAN

Trade Finance Strategist

Competent financial and Banker professional with over 21 years of accomplished experience across functional sectors of strategic Risk, Remedial, sales, marketing, and business development of Corporate & SME accounts in the banking sector. Currently spearheading functions as Credit Hub Manager with Habib Bank.
Demonstrated expertise in credit risk management, product development, branch operations, and marketing solutions across the enterprise.

Intensive knowledge of business goal setting, strategic planning, identification of new business avenues and profit maximization, marketing & sales of lending products including trade & working capital and long-term financing facilities.

Track record of carrying out technical feasibility and economic viability of new projects, existing customers and rehabilitation plans for sick units.

Formulation of strategies for effective promotional campaigns. Identifying training needs, formulating training material and imparting training to operational staff, timely follow up of customer complaint and queries.

Diligent, ambitious, diplomatic, and honest with superior communication, presentation & interpersonal skills, adept at people and staff management.

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