Compass Blockchain Solutions

Helping businesses maximize their potential

Our Compass vision

What we can help you achieve?

Whether you are looking to finance your Blockchain company, to increase your tech and development capabilities, to pivot your existing business into the Blockchain dimension or achieve other blockchain related business objectives, Compass will work with you hands on to reach your destination.


One stop blockchain consultancy


Providing a range of blockchain services


Serving customers from start ups to operational blockchain & non blockchain companies


Analyzing your business model to improve and tune it to the needs of both your market audience and investors


Providing legal, financial and marketing guidance


Leveraging our extensive network and expertise within the blockchain and cryptocurrency communities to build you the foundation to help grow your blockchain business

Compass Blockchain Solutions Ltd.

Our mission

To work with the brightest and best blockchain entrepreneurs and start-ups and to help them build and position their companies for successful capital raising (ICO or other) and post financing market sustainability.

To assist mature companies in identifying and targeting blockchain technology opportunities. To bridge these companies with the right providers within the blockchain ecosystem and to build and structure the smartest deals.

Range of services provided by Compass
ICO services
Capital markets consultation
Development and technology services
Services to non Blockchain businesses

If you have a product, we can plan, accelerate and execute the ICO with you from start to finish and beyond.

Compass Leadership Team

Tal Cohen


Over his 25 year career, Tal has gained extensive expertise and experience in consulting to and managing technology companies and investments. Tal started researching the blockchain space in 2016 and realized the huge promise this technology holds. Since then he has consulted to several blockchain start ups and entrepreneurs, as well as to some major non blockchain companies about formulating their blockchain strategy. After serving multiple clients in this sector Tal joined Compass Blockchain Solutions as Chief Executive Officer. Earlier in his career, Tal held an operational role as CEO of Sirin Labs, a cyber-phone manufacturing company that he co-founded. The company holds the acclaim of having developed the world’s most secure and advanced mobile phone, targeted at C-suite executives, globally. This accomplishment was made, due in large part, to Tal’s raising of $72 million for the company, who opened locations in Mayfair, London, Harrods of London, Heathrow VIP lounges and The Majestic Hotel in Cannes of France.
Prior to his work at Sirin Labs, Tal was a founding management member and senior executive at the FinTech company, a global Forex and CFD trading provider. His duties included managing and arranging operational departments in the company (sales, retention, compliance, bank office), as well as M&A and business development activity, and ultimately, sole management of one of the forex brands of the company.
Tal led a Google Israel Adwords sales team across several industries (including finance sector), and prior to that, worked as a consultant at Mckinsey & Co, where he focused on FIG (Financial Institution Group) customers. In 1999, Tal co-founded, an Internet games company, later acquired by Vivendi Universal Games.
At the beginning of his career, Tal was a financial correspondent for ‘Maariv Daily Newspaper’ and a reporter for Forbes Magazine in Israel.
Tal is a father of 5 children and holds an LLB from the Hebrew University in Jerusalem.

Itamar Melamed

Project Manager

Itamar is an experienced project manager with a track record in worldwide, complexed, cross-terrain projects.
Before joining Compass, Itamar worked at Fanzone LTD, a start-up that offers advanced transportation planning and operations solutions to a variety of clients.
As the VP of Operations at Fanzone, Itamar focused mainly on two things:
1. Itamar lead the product-operations interface that included integrations and implementations with new clients along with understanding and characterizing clients needs and forward them to R&D team.
2. Orchestrating multiple projects occurring simultaneously in different countries and continents whilst leveraging a lean team.
Itamar holds a Bachelor’s degree in Economics from Tel-Aviv University.

Kirill Gourov

Director of Strategy & Partnerships

Kirill Gourov has been immersed in the blockchain industry in various capacities for the last 5 years, professionally advising companies since 2014. He is currently the Chief Investment Officer and co-founder of Full Node Capital, a New York-based hedge fund focusing on the blockchain industry.
Starting with a focus on cryptocurrency as an asset class, he published one of the first papers on valuation methodologies, seeing its frameworks adopted by multiple sell-side firms within their coverage initiation. Kirill also co-founded Blocktech (now Alexandria) during the same period, an early-stage blockchain startup focused on developing open-sourced software and hardware to support the blockchain space.
In 2015, Kirill joined Expand Research, A Company of the Boston Consulting Group, where he led several initiatives relating to blockchain technology and digital wealth management.
Kirill’s words have appeared in several news outlets including the Financial Times, NYTimes, Coindesk, and others. Kirill is a CFA charterholder and graduated from Baruch College in New York City.

Raul Barroso

Director of Research

Raul Barroso is an investment analyst covering the global technology sector for over15 years based in Hong Kong. He brings a wealth of research experience having covered the global technology sector for over fifteen years. Previously Raul served as the head of Asia semiconductor and hardware research for Cantor Fitzgerald. He has held positions as both an equity research analyst and technology specialist at investment banks Morgan Stanley, and Macquarie. Raul also launched and served as the head of Arete Research, the first dedicated independent technology research boutique in Asia. Raul received his MBA from the university of Michigan in 1999 and is also a CFA charter holder.

Compass Leadership Team

Meet Our Team

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Contact us

Israel Headquarters

7 Dubnov Street,  Tel Aviv, Israel

North America Office

71 Broadway, New York,
NY, USA 10006
Phone: +1-212-453-0010