Our Team

Megan Knab
Co-Founder & Chief Executive Officer

Megan’s professional experience and personal interests revolve around building efficient systems. Prior to founding VeriLedger, Megan was an early member of a cryptocurrency agency brokerage project out of ConsenSys. Before that, she consulted with a venture capital firm focused on making investments in the blockchain ecosystem as well as worked at an AmLaw 100 firm in financial operations. She recognized the need for better financial transparency and portfolio management tools, especially for companies with a diverse holding of cryptocurrencies. Before Megan became involved with cryptocurrencies and blockchain technologies, she was an early member of a team that worked to increase access to identification documents to the homeless and disadvantaged in New York City. This project was then scaled up and integrated in a social services program offered through the Bloomberg administration. She helped run a sustainable development project in eastern Uganda which built a computer school and Internet cafe to support a local orphanage. Megan applies her financial operations background, startup experience, and passion for efficient systems to help businesses to be the masters of their own financial data with VeriLedger.

Erhan Kartaltepe
Co-Founder & Chief Technology Officer

Prior to VeriLedger, Erhan headed the 75-person engineering services division for Qualtrics, a software-as-a-service company focused on helping institutions better manage their customer, employee, product, and brand experiences. Erhan has led teams at Microsoft as a principal manager, delivering their natural language processing and machine learning suite of tools. He also led software engineering teams at SSFCU, the seventh largest credit union in the United States, where he directed efforts in regulatory compliance, mergers and acquisitions, as well as cloud and services strategies throughout the great recession. Erhan also served as Chief Architect and associate director at the Institute for Cyber Security, where he co-developed Safe Mashups (a top 10 innovation finalist at the 2009 RSA conference) and wrote over a dozen peer-reviewed papers on email security, botnets, and cryptography. Erhan uses his cryptography and systems engineering background to help architect VeriLedger’s suite of products and services.