Pamir Gelenbe

Pamir is a Partner at Hummingbird Ventures where he currently focuses his efforts on virtual currencies. He is also the founder of CoinSummit (, 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 (, the leading online apparel and accessories etailer in the MENA region, as well as On Device Research ( and Flytxt, ( 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.