Aphid

Aphid

About Us

About Us

We are a group of passionate technologists, marketers, designers, and blockchain enthusiasts that have come together to build a future powered by automation that helps give people back their most valuable resource – time.
What is Aphid?

Another You Works For You

Aphid is a financial technology company and ecosystem that specializes in internet-related services and products utilizing Artificial Intelligence and Blockchain technologies.

What do we believe in?

Automation for the Everyday

The everyday person should have the power to automate their life and earn from the effort of bots. Eliminating repetitive tasks and freeing up time so people can do what they truly want.

What is our Vision for the Future?

The Modern Gig Economy

Our ecosystem enables the everyday person to earn from the work of their very own bot when it sells products or services online. This way they can earn money while they sleep instead of exchanging time for money.

Leadership

Chief Executive Officer
Chief Technology Officer
Chief Financial Officer
Partners and Affiliates

Brandon Cooper

Chief Executive Officer

Brandon has years of experience in IT, graphic design, cryptocurrency, and chat support. He studied Marketing and Merchandising at Michigan State University, after which he moved to Atlanta, GA to pursue his entrepreneurial dreams. Brandon spent time as a Senior Tech Advisor with Apple until his departure to develop Aphid as a revolutionary platform to disrupt the nine-to-five.

With his plethora of knowledge, he gives back by mentoring young men, specifically those who grew up without a male role model. His efforts are centered on encouraging people to dive into the tech world to enable them to make a difference within their communities.

Sean Ross

Chief Technology Officer

Sean oversees the technology department of Aphid. His background includes experience with eight different programming languages and years of writing stack desktop and web applications. He was formerly at Apple alongside Brandon Cooper and is a tech support guru.

Shri Ramani

Chief Financial Officer

Shri is primarily responsible for overseeing the financial activities of the entire company, including cash-flow planning, monitoring of expenses, forecasting, and budgeting for future growth. He was previously with Krossover Inc, a NY based sports analytics company, before their acquisition, as part of the Head of Operations in India, where he helped scale the company from a team of 20 to over 250, and implemented policies and procedures for streamlining operations required for rapid growth. Shri holds a B.A. in Finance and an M.S.Accounting from Michigan State University. He has also passed CFA Level 2.  Considering himself a global citizen, Shri brings with him an international background and work experience, living in four different continents, including 15 years in Lagos, Nigeria, and working in Singapore and the US. He is a proud speaker of West-African Pidgin English, spends his free time watching sports (Arsenal and MSU fan), and loves to travel.

Rohit Prabhakar

Advisor

Rohit is an award-winning executive, leveraging the power of digital, data, insights directed strategy, CX, marketing, and utilization of current trends to boost revenues across Fortune 500 companies. He’s a visionary business leader with a proven track record building disruptive solutions and renowned for illuminating crystal-clear solutions to customers while growing profitability. Lead global teams to deliver revolutionary digital solutions that engage and impress clients.

Kenneth Goodwin Jr.

Advisor

Ken is a widely sought-after executive with global banking and capital markets experience – achieving results in venture capital, digital transformation, big data, innovation, and technology and risk management. He advises large multinationals and mid-level capital firms and executives in executing multi-billion (USD) business development and institutional partnerships agreements in Asia, Europe, North American.