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
xperienced 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 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.

Sergey Mukhaev

Chief Compliance Officer
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

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.
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Dr. Janusz Fajkowski

General Director
in European Union
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.

Rufat
Novruzov

Joblio Advisor
New York, USA
Former representative of Azerbaijan at the United Nations. Mr. Novruzov has held various exectuive positons in real state, finance and banking industries in and outside of Azerbaijan.

Justin Soulen

Generel Counsel
Justin is an attorney and an entrepreneur with a background in business transactions, corporate governance and compliance. Justin draws from his experience as both a career litigator and counsel for startups in serving as General Counsel for Joblio.

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
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 Success 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.

Justin Soulen

Generel Counsel
Justin is an attorney and an entrepreneur with a background in business transactions, corporate governance and compliance. Justin draws from his experience as both a career litigator and counsel for startups in serving as General Counsel for Joblio.

Sergey Mukhaev

Chief Compliance Officer
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

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.

Esther Katz

Chief Marketing Officer
A senior-level executive with 20 years of success in fundraising, investor relations, and marketing communications. Esther is a recognized expert in strategic development, partnerships and growth, and a renowned speaker. Passionate about applying strategies of corporate communications to start up ventures, Esther is building Joblio’s brand recognition across multiple markets.

Dr. Janusz Fajkowski

General Director
in European Union
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.

Yana Gajim

VP of Business Development
Yana is an entrepreneur, lawyer and a dedicated human rights activist. She is currently holding the Director of Operations position at JOBLIO, INC.

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.

Joblio Advisors

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

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

Aleksander
Smuckler

Joblio Advisor
New Jersey, USA
Alexander Smukler is the chairman of the board of Agroterminal LTD and the chairman of the board of Century 21: Russia, Kazakhstan, and Ukraine. He is a former managing partner of Ariel Investment Group, which develops commercial enterprises and civil engineering projects in Russia. Alexander was elected president of National Coalition Supporting Eurasian Jewry in 2008.

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.

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

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.
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