Connecting Great Ideas with Great People

What We Do

100X advisors is a full-service blockchain advisory firm focused on helping mature infrastructure projects blossom on a global level by leveraging one-of-a-kind business relationships with innovative growth strategies.

The Team

Ian Balina

General Partner

Ian Balina is an influential Blockchain and Cryptocurrency Investor, Advisor, and Evangelist. He has appeared in The Wall Street Journal, Forbes, Huffington Post, The Street, INC and Entrepreneur Magazine for his work in analytics, cryptocurrencies, and entrepreneurship.

A former Analytics Evangelist at IBM, Ian has brought a data-driven, “money-ball” approach to investing in cryptocurrency token sales (ICOs) called ``Token Metrics``.

Ugo Nduaguba

Managing Partner

Ugo Nduaguba is a seasoned ICO investor and advisor. He is a co-founder of Cryptocollective, a company that specializes in ICO advising and Masternodes. Ugo is also part of the``Diary of a Made man`` series, which is a crypto show that shows the in and outs of key decision making within the crypto industry.

A former financial analyst and option trader, Ugo brings a strong financial acumen to the cryptocurrency industry with an emphasis on token metrics and profitability.

Diego Lara

Managing Partner

Diego Lara is a founding partner at 100XAdvisors, experienced Blockchain & crypto currency analyst. Research specialist with a demonstrated history of over 30 ICO investments. Skilled specialist in global communications, Tactical Planning, International Sales & Network specialist on a global scale. Previous industry experience in Real Estate Development, Business management & operations. Bilingual (English/Spanish)

Kosta Olabountou

Head of Operations

Kosta Olabountou is an ICO Advisor and a Systems Advisor for Victoria University in Australia. Kosta is an investor in multiple assets such as Cryptocurrencies, Real Estate and Precious Metals. Kosta oversees the day-to-day activities of the company, and mostly filtering through contracts and picking out great ICO’s to work with.

Fluent in English and Russian languages.

Daniel Figur

Head of Content & Digital Marketing

Digital marketing professional with strong experience in content creation for major brands. Daniel's skills lie in everything from content production and video editing, to search engine marketing and 3D printing! Creator of over 400 films, commercials & web videos. Daniel spent seven years as a videographer and content producer for The Black Eyed Peas, and Fergie. Daniel has been on teams that have created every form of content from full-length feature films (Love, 2011) to live-stream web series (World of Betters) and 3D printable downloads (Vikings 3D Prophecy). A willingness to get his hands dirty during the creative process gives him a unique and invaluable perspective on the stories he brings to life.

Drew Morisey

Creative Director

Drew Morisey is a recording artist, social media influencer, and cryptocurrency investor. His social media accounts have amassed over 200,000+ followers with content spanning music education, digital video training, cryptocurrency theme songs, and travel blogging.

A graduate of the University of California, Los Angeles, Drew provides a cutting edge vision of social media marketing based global outreach, unorthodox trends in emerging youth markets, and cultivating an influential and educated customer base for companies.



Leverage key relationships with renowned funds and accredited investors to provide funding at any stage of project development

Strategic Partnerships

Generating introductions to reputable companies and assisting in closing win-win business deals.

Token Metrics

Quantitative and qualitative analysis on token sale parameters using data and analytics from successful blockchain projects.

Technical Code Review

Product and source code review, auditing and testing by a team of all-star developers.

Exchange Listings

Providing introductions to some of the world's best exchanges.

Liquidity Support – OTC

Introductions to liquidity providers for over the counter liquidity support.


Assisting and connecting teams to legal experts on business, token sales, private placements, and capital raising.

Branding & Marketing

Creating a unique and contagious brand through innovative marketing and strategy.

Universal Exposure

Connections with key social influencers that can provide projects with global awareness and mainstream adoption.

Community Building

Organically creating a highly-engaged and authentic community from the ground up using community events and social media platforms.

Content Creation & Distribution

Assisting with viral content creation and distribution via an international media production team.


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