Our Leadership Team

Jon Purizhansky

Founder & Chief Executive Officer

Founder of Joblio and a New York lawyer with years of international experience focused on leveraging technology to bring transparency and efficiency into otherwise non-transparent global ecosystems.

David Arkless

Non-Executive Chairman of the Advisory Board, Former Global President of the Manpower Group

Experienced Founder with a demonstrated history of working in consulting and the staffing/recruitment industry. Former President at ManpowerGroup. Advisory Board Member UNHCR. Advisory Board Member IOM.

Deborah Biedenkopf

Chief Operating Officer / Chief Financial Officer

Deborah Biedenkopf is a momentum driven and globally engaged business leader with an eye for for opportunity and the skills and drive for positive impact. Double Master in Finance and Economics trained, and career experienced in valuation, business consulting and investment capital, Deborah’s unique strength is her ability to draw from both her operations and investment perspectives to identify and maximize value and achieve direction in evolving environments.

Dimi Paun

Chief Technology Officer

Drawing upon 20+ years of entrepreneurial experience to develop and deploy mobile applications and cloud-based solutions for industry-leading firms. Having worked in the financial services, technology and social media sectors, Dimi has been able to work with an array of stakeholders and clients while gaining key skills in staff recruitment, mentorship, and development.

Sergey Mukhaev

Director, EU Research & GDPR compliance

LLM summa cum laude in International Human Rights Law from the University of Norte Dame; MBA degree from Leon Kozminsky Academy in Warsaw; Over 20 years of senior management experience in business; Areas of expertise include strategic planning and change management

Yana Gajim

VP of Talent Acquisition & Global Director of the ACE Program

Yana is an entrepreneur, lawyer and a dedicated human rights activist. She is currently the VP of Talent Acquisition and Global Director of the ACE Program at JOBLIO, INC.

Mark Reimann

VP of Governmental Affairs

Mark Reimann is a highly decorated former Special Agent with the United States Department of Homeland Security who brings nearly 30 years of extensive experience in the field of immigration, human smuggling detection, human trafficking, and predatory labor fraud. A leading investigator in cases involving terrorism, narcotics, money laundering, and other transnational activity, Mr. Reimann has earned top awards from non-government organizations as well as from multiple federal agencies within the Department of Homeland Security and Department of Justice.

Rufat Novruzov

Global Development Coordinator

Born in Baku, Azerbaijan. In 1984 graduated Summa Cum Laude from Moscow Stare University, Department of Economics. In 1987 completed post-graduate courses at the Institute of the USA&Canada studies of the Russian Academy of Sciences and continued to work there as a research fellow until 1992. In 1990-92 – Advisor to Prime-Minister of Azerbaijan. In 1992-98 – Economic Counsellor to the Permanent Mission of Azerbaijan to the United Nations in New York. After retiring from diplomatic service established business consulting practice in New York City focused on navigating international projects of its corporate clients in a wide variety of sectors of economy – energy, manufacturing, commercial real estate, transportation, health care, finance, etc.

Jack Ponte

Business Development in Canada

Jack Ponte is the co-founder, partner and operations manager of Found People Inc. With over 20 years of experience in business and marketing, Jack has always been driven by an entrepreneurial spirit and a unique ability to motivate others. From a young age, Jack ran a successful property management service; then went ahead to earn a degree in

International Business and Marketing from George Brown College. After graduating, Jack worked as a technical recruiter for a year and a half until he founded his own consultancy firm, Bullseye! Human Capital Solutions. Jack has 23 years of providing human capital solutions to Canadian companies

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Mikhail Sereda

Business Development in European Union

Helps manufacturers and service providers by sharing his experience in business development operations, setting new sales channels, and matchmaking shareholders.

Tomas Baltušis

Business Development in Lithuania

Tomas is an entrepreneur with a background in business development, and sales around Northern Europe.

Helps manufacturers and service providers by sharing his experience in business development operations, setting new sales channels, and matchmaking shareholders.
Passionate about start-up ventures which bring real value to the people.

Joblio Advisors

Abdullahi
Maikano

Joblio Advisor
Abuja, Nigeria

Former Nigerian Government Regulator – Telecommunications industry. Alumni of Harvard Business School & Bayero University Kano. Abdullahi has decades of experience in the International Telecommunication industry, having led multiple telecommunication agencies in Nigeria.

Dr. Christopher
Abraham

Joblio Advisor
Dubai, UAE

A leading academic authority on global mobility, Professor Abraham is the CEO of the SP Jain School of Global Management – Dubai Campus. A renowned professor of Leadership, Behavioural Sciences & Design Thinking, he has extensive experience in Consulting and Executive Education for Governments and leading private companies in Singapore, India, UAE, GCC, Nigeria and Kenya.

Dennis
Vacco

Joblio Advisor
New York, USA

Mr. Vacco served as the Attorney General of the State of New York from 1995 to 1998. Previously, he was appointed by President Reagan as Chief Federal Prosecutor (US Attorney) for the Western District of New York. Currently, Mr. Vacco is a Partner with a US-based law firm Lippes Mathias Wexler Friedman LLP.

Halime
Özen Erbaş

Joblio Advisor
Antalya, Turkey

Halime Özen Erbaş is the founder and CEO of Attalia Global Management Consulting. She is Germanand English Sworn Translator and Interpreter. Furthermore, she worked as English and German SwornTranslator and Interpreter for 14 years in Municipality of Antalya,Turkey and also she still works as an Expert Witness in the fields of Economics and Tourism.

Dr. Janusz Fajkowski

Joblio Advisor
Warsaw, Poland

Former Deputy Minister of the Department of Economic Cooperation in Poland. Former Trade Representative of Poland in Canada and Denmark, Trade Representative-Minister Plenipotentiary in China and Russia. Mr. Fajkowski sits on supervisory boards of various major Polish companies. Former Vice President of Polish-Asian Chamber of Commerce and Board Member of Polish Business Club.

Lori Procher

Lori Procher

Joblio Advisor
Ontario, Canada

Lori Procher is the Former President of Manpower Canada. Currently, she is a highly engaged and innovative Chief People Office for the FGF Group of Companies, where she has helped support building a great company culture, while developing their best assets – the people who make it happen.  Lori has been with FGF, an innovative North American Food Processing company for over 10 years, and is passionate about building a great team and dedicated to supporting the organization’s work toward its vision of “Becoming the World’s Greatest Baker”

Meryem
Sardogan

Joblio Advisor
Dubai, UAE

Founder of B2B Connect – a content development firm based in Dubai, UAE. Former Commercial Director at MEED (Middle East Economic Digest). In executive capacity, Meryem has directed multiple business intelligence, marketing and PR projects throughout the Middle East and Turkey.

Michael Lustig

Michael Lustig

Joblio Advisor
New York, USA

Michael Lustig is Adjunct Professor of Finance at NYU | Stern School of Business, and a Lecturer at several other academic institutions, teaching fulltime elective courses for MBAs in Fixed Income, Capital Markets, and Impact Finance. He retired after a 25-year career on Wall Street, mostly at the asset management firm BlackRock, where he was Managing Director overseeing Structured Mortgage & Derivative Products trading and acted as advisor/portfolio manager for the Federal Reserve’s Global Financial Crisis-related managed assets.
Michael is a Board Member/Trustee of: The Baron de Hirsch Fund, Taub Center for Social Policy Studies in Israel, American Friends of Ogen, Israeli Forum for Impact Economy, and the Jewish Community Relations Council of NY, among other nonprofit engagements. He serves on the Board of GigaWatt Global (the Israel-based solar energy company that built the first large-scale grid-connected fields in East Africa [with more in-process!]), and Nature Growth (a new AgriTech Incubator in Sderot, Israel), as well as maintaining several other corporate Advisory & Board positions through his Impact and Technology-focused investments.
Michael is a 1986 graduate of Columbia College, Columbia University, with a degree in Applied Math/Computer Science and a Concentration in Art History. He has curated a number of exhibits at The Society of Illustrators and is a Licensed NYC Sightseeing Guide. Michael lives in Manhattan with his wife Rachel, and their three wonderful children.

Michael
Rossetti

Joblio Advisor
Washington D.C, USA

Mr. Rossetti is a former federal prosecutor in the United States. He also previosuly served as Personal Councelor to the Secretary of the Department of the Interior of the United States of America. Currently, he is a Partner with the US-based law firm Lippes Mathias Wexler Friedman LLP. A lawyer and a lobbyist, Mr. Rossetti served on the US Federal committee in charge with the implementations of the No Child Left Behind Act.

H.E. Dr. Raphael
Nagel

Joblio Advisor
Dubai, UAE

H.E. Dr. Raphael Nagel is an Investor. A Special Advisor to Royal Families and UHNWI. His Excellency is the Global Union’s Ambassador to United Arab Emirates and the GU’s Global Committee Member & Supporter of GUs Global Women & Youth Association Equal & Peace Affairs. He is also the Founder and Chairman of The Abrahamic Business Circle, an organization of high-profile individuals that promotes economic diplomacy through business and trade. The organization is the fastest growing global business

Stephen Schueler

Joblio Advisor
Denmark

Mr. Schueler is the Chairman of European Maritime Finance, Inerfuel and CEO of Enerjen Capital, one of the world’s leading renewable clean energy companies specializing in the maritime industry. Former Global Head of Sales for Microsoft, Former Head of Retail & Operations for P&G, Former Chief Commercial Officer for Maersk (Denmark).

Tom Wiley

Tom Wiley

Joblio Advisor
New York, USA

Tom Wiley is publisher and president of The Buffalo News, the top news, and largest media organization in Western New York. He has been a leader in the media sector for more than 20 years, helping several of the nation’s most respected news brands grow their capabilities to meet changing audience and advertiser needs. Wiley has held leadership positions at Gannett, Tribune Publishing, Digital First Media and Lee Enterprises. While with Digital First Media, he pioneered the field integration of Adtaxi, a Denver-based advertising technology company that crafts sophisticated digital solutions for thousands of businesses across the United States. In addition, he lead the creation of the Vision media tool for Lee, a field facing real time programmatic media campaign program. In 2020, he created Amplified. Buffalo, an integrated marketing unit that combines The Buffalo News’ 80% reach with sophisticated digital marketing tools, creative services, content development, and public relations services. He spent his childhood in Wisconsin and Michigan. Wiley earned a bachelor’s degree in advertising from Michigan State. He is an auto enthusiast and a professionally trained racing driver. He is married with three children.

Tsvi Kan
Tor

Joblio Advisor
Ramat Gan, Israel

Founding partner of Kan-Tor & Acco – a global corporate relocation law firm. Mr. Kan Tor is a member of the committee of the foreign workers of The Israel Bar Association. He is a member of the Immigration and Nationality Law Committee of The International Bar Association. Mr. Kan Tor has authored several books on Global Mobility.

Yoel Razvozov

Joblio Advisor
Israel

Razvozov is an Israeli politician, former Minister of Tourism of the State of Israel, Member of the Israeli Parliament (Knesset). He served as the Chair of the Committee for Immigration, Absorption and the Diaspora in the 19th Knesset. During his tenure as chairperson, he sponsored laws that encourage urban renewal and laws to lower the cost of living. He has promoted the integration of immigrants in the public health system and education system, and sponsored persistence bonuses to immigrant teachers. Razvozov has also promoted assistance for lone soldiers and worked to integrate immigrants in the job market.