Pamir is a Partner at Hummingbird Ventures where he currently focuses his efforts on virtual currencies. He is also the founder of CoinSummit (www.coinsumm.it), a series of events in the US and Europe focused on virtual currencies. London-based, Pamir speaks fluent English, Turkish and French. Previously, he co-founded MarkaVIP (www.markavip.com), the leading online apparel and accessories etailer in the MENA region, as well as On Device Research (www.ondeviceresearch.com) and Flytxt, (www.flytxt.com). Prior to that, he worked at Morgan Stanley Capital Partners, D.E.Shaw and Juno Online Services. Pamir received his BS in Electrical Engineering Summa Cum Laude from Duke University and a Master of Science in Operations Research from Columbia University.