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John Sarson is the CEO of Sarson Funds

John Sarson

CEO & Cofounder

John leads the firm, bringing 20 years of Wall Street investment experience to his role as CEO. In 2016 John founded a Registered Investment Advisory before founding fully crypto-focused Sarson Funds in 2018. John is a frequent guest commentator on various news outlets and is the co-author of “Deep Crypto: Discover the New Frontier of Financial Freedom” He is a graduate of the University of Notre Dame.

Jahon Jamali is CMO of Sarson Funds

Jahon Jamali

CMO & Cofounder

In addition to his role as Chief Marketing Officer of Sarson Funds, Inc. Jahon also serves as CEO of web3 edtech platform American Crypto Academy (ACA).   ACA educates students around the world on crypto, web3 and blockchain while also pioneering standards for web3 credentials and certifications through its sponsorship of the Credential Standards Institute, a Swiss Association of various web3 industry leaders. Previously serving with the Department of Defense, Jahon is a frequent guest commentator on various news outlets and is the co-author of “Deep Crypto: Discover the New Frontier of Financial Freedom” He holds a BA and MA from Johns Hopkins and attended the Babson College Graduate School of Business. 

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Matthew Rogers

Chief Technology Officer

Matthew Rogers is an accomplished executive, hackathoner, and college lecturer holding the role of CTO for Sarson Funds. His leadership spans decades in solutions architecture, software engineering, marketing and advertising, encompassing both Fortune 500 giants and innovative startups. Matthew’s hub is in Miami, Florida, where he spearheads strategic initiatives for the causes he supports including the Blockchain Legal Institute and the Youth Crypto Conference. 

Brittany Keels is COO of Sarson Funds

Brittany Keels

Chief Operations Officer

Brittany brings over a decade of expertise in traditional finance to her role as Chief Operations Officer at Sarson Funds. The last 7 years of her career spent in digital assets she has demonstrated a deep commitment to financial innovation and operational excellence. Specializing in areas such as regulation, compliance, and operational efficiency, she is a trusted expert in her field. Her dedication to maintaining the highest standards of regulatory compliance and operational integrity has been instrumental in the success of the organizations she’s been a part of. Her extensive experience, combined with her leadership in operational roles, has made her a respected figure in the world of digital assets, and she continues to be a driving force behind Sarson Funds’ success.


Ivan Dimov

Community Manager

Ivan is a widely recognized community specialist and trusted advisor in the realm of Web3 and digital assets. With a track record of establishing and overseeing numerous thriving communities, as well as orchestrating successful NFT project launches, Ivan brings a wealth of experience to his current role as Chief Marketing Officer at the American Crypto Academy. This marks his fourth venture in the startup world, where he continues to contribute to growth and innovation.

Zachary Profeta

Senior Portfolio Manager

An experienced cryptocurrency trader since 2016, Zachary has been managing a variety of portfolios for Sarson Funds since the first quarter of 2021. With a background in Cyber Security and Data Analytics from his studies at Indiana University, he brings an extensive breadth of experience in digital asset finance and risk adjusted management on a fund level. 

Jacob Stelter

Senior Portfolio Manager

My investment expertise is in DeFi, Metaverse, VR/AR, Play 2 Earn, AI, NFT, Stablecoins, and Derivatives. I enjoy researching and generating ideas and solutions to current and proposed blockchain and cryptocurrency technologies.

Jennifer Mongan

Gaming and Metaverse Analyst

Jennifer covers the emerging markets of NFTs, metaverse, and gaming, in support of the investment team.

Evan LaMontagne

Portfolio Manger

Evan covers the emerging markets of NFTs, small cap coins, and gaming, He serves as co-portfolio manager on the Small Coin Strategy Portfolio.

Allan Cheng​

Blockchain Analyst

Allan helps finance professionals learn about digital asset investing and cryptocurrencies and tracks the retail and institutional crypto adoption happening across Asia from his home in the Philippines.