MEET THE TEAM

Management Team

Raoul Milhado
    Raoul Milhado
    Founder & CEO

    Motivating leader & highly driven entrepreneur with years of international experience in the world of digital marketing, mobile apps, technology and web development. By joining the yachting industry in 2016, he has built up the perfect skill-sets and experience to lead and manage the company Elitium.

  • Jean-Pierre Morand
      Jean-Pierre Morand
      Founder & CTO

      The technical specialist and leading blockchain expert with over 20 years of IT experience. He has always been on the forefront of new and innovative technology, a great example is his leading of projects on mass adoption of internet in France in 1999. Moreover, he will ensure the continuity of the technology developments of Elitium.

    • Collin Nicolaas Gelevert
        Collin Nicolaas Gelevert
        Chairman & CFO

        Highly experienced financial expert with years of experience in creating international company structures and applying “out of the box” business solutions. With over 30 years of experience he will be dedicated to building the company structure and cover the financial and legal strategy in all its aspects.

      • Core Team

        Timm Eilmann
          Timm Eilmann
          Project Director

          Founded his first agency young, giving him a wealth of first-hand experience of breakthrough technologies like blockchain and AI — as he developed his knack for ROI-driven strategies in marketing and business development for clients that span multiple luxury companies across Europe.

        • Bertie Conibear
            Bertie Conibear
            Creative Director

            Growth-focused creative with extensive experience devising narratives for both B2B and B2C brands — helping craft brewers attract investment from Diageo, food-tech startups raise capital from high-profile VCs, and blockchain ventures hit ICO targets.

          • Cédric Binos
              Cédric Binos
              Technical Specialist

              Highly knowledgeable, energetic and innovative professional attitude with years of experience in IT & Network Technologies. Cedric is extremely precise and efficient when it comes to building tech projects. His skills and proactive way of working are a perfect match with the future plans and projects of Elitium.

            • Johannes Walter
                Johannes Walter
                Finance & Compliance

                Experienced, certified finance professional holding a Licentiate degree in Economics and a Master in Investment Banking with vast knowledge in finance and accounting. Before joining Elitium, he has worked in several multinational and start-up companies, being responsible for finance operations including accounting, taxes and reporting.

              • Luca Hodyjas
                  Luca Hodyjas
                  Marketing

                  Creative head of Elitium specialized on developing out of the box marketing strategies. Specialized on performance oriented online and social media marketing. The combination out of developing a long term vision for the brand, with direct PPC marketing makes him to an essential part of our marketing service.

                • Maxim Shishkin
                    Maxim Shishkin
                    Head of Design

                    Highly experienced professional with over 8 years of experience in developing websites, mobile applications and branding for large companies and start-ups in Saudi Arabia, America and Europe. He is perfectly equipped for future technical challenges with Elitium.

                  • Nils Eilmann
                      Nils Eilmann
                      Head of Social

                      The highly motivated, outcome-oriented social media manager who’s been nurturing a talent across channels since an early age. Nils uses a quality-first approach in everything he does, knowing online content requires thought-over-volume to have an impact: a learning only reinforced by time spent marketing several European luxury brands.

                      Daan van Heijst
                        Daan van Heijst
                        Business Development

                        The trading professional and crypto-specialist with over 5 years' blockchain experience. Before joining Elitium, Dann was raising capital for crypto and real estate-related projects. He is a strong relationship builder and a born deal-closer. His knowledge of digital and assertive way of working will prove pivotal in raising capital and improving liquidity on the Elitium platform.

                      • Ilias Elhadji
                          Ilias Elhadji
                          Head of Data Science

                          Highly driven professional in quantitative data analysis, strategic advisory and process management. He has been very active in the analysis and assessment of a wide range of blockchain projects and he will be dedicated to developing, executing and sustaining strategic initiatives of Elitium.

                        • Advisory Board

                          Paul Spronk
                            Paul Spronk
                            Financial Advisor

                            Mullitalented professional with a focus on high level innovation projects in Asia, Paul has funded and help scale a wide variety of companies and is actively involved in the regulatory discussion around DLT and crypto technology. He has a background in International investment law and EU regulatory affairs and is well equipped to guide Elitium trough the financial and regulatory landscape.

                          • Nick Gelevert
                              Nick Gelevert
                              Business Development Advisor

                              Highly ambitious entrepreneur with a passion for working in the nautical sector throughout his life. As the CEO of Boatsters and growing up in a yachting family business, he’s sharing his knowledge and expertise of the yachting industry to expand global partnerships and therefore shape the future Network of Elitium.

                            • Dr. Lara Tanti
                                Dr. Lara Tanti
                                Legal Advisor

                                International commercial lawyer with broad experience in providing business and legal advice on the structuring, negotiation, implementation and management of complex IT and telecom transactions including advice on public procurement, outsourcing, systems integration and strategic alliances. She will be very well prepared to lead Elitium in legislative activities.

                              • Fancy Alexandersson
                                  Fancy Alexandersson
                                  Luxury Brand Advisor

                                  She is widely considered as one of the most known event hosts in the entertainment industry. She has also become a well-known personality in Hollywood, as she hosted prestigious events e.g. the Grammy Awards, the Golden Globe Awards, the Academy Awards, Super Bowl, Formula One Grand Prix, Cannes Film Festival, and the Fashion Weeks. She will be an excellent voice and connector of Elitium with the luxury community.

                                  Daan Stots
                                    Daan Stots
                                    Concierge Service Advisor

                                    Former director of Quintessentially the Netherlands, currently ambassador of Nexus Global and through its own company Stotsy offering luxury and unique events all over the globe. With his extensive experience he will support Elitium in developing the concierge services.