Throughout her career, Elvina has managed a wide range of investments. Elvina started investing in blockchain in 2015 and has returned over 5,400% over 25 months. She has conducted due diligence on $200m worth of blockchain investments. Ms. Elvina was named as one of the early innovators of the blockchain industry by Forbes and named as a woman to watch in crypto & blockchain.
Elvina is managing the portfolio at SVBS, a global, invite-only, private, member-driven network of global investors and global dealflow in the decentralized ecosystem. The SVBS platform is focused on bringing institutional capital, angels, family offices, corporate & venture capital, as well as a cross-stage expertise to the long-term future of decentralization.
She is also with Chainfund Capital, where she managed and invested a $20m portfolio of investments. Chainfund Capital portfolio includes Coinbase, Bakkt, Securitize, Oasis Labs, and Good Money.
Previously, Elvina led the development of a software solution for recording debts and credits on blockchain. Credit Protocol recorded the first credit transaction on blockchain and became a platform for launching one of the first decentralized applications lndr.io. Earlier, Elvina held positions at a venture capital firm Sogal ventures and pioneered EY USA FinTech Advisory Group where she worked with some of the world’s biggest financial corporations on building multi-million dollars financial technology solutions.
She graduated summa cum laude with masters in finance and technology from George Washington University with honors, and received an accelerated business degree from Stanford. She also completed a Venture Capital Investment program at 500 Startups in collaboration with Stanford University Center for Professional Studies. She currently lives in San Francisco, CA.