Meet The Team


Bobak Nayebdadash

Legal Advisor & Partner

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Bobak Nayebdadash is a partner with Interchain Ventures leading our North American operations for the west coast region. He has been involved in the blockchain industry since 2016.  An experienced entrepreneur, Bobak brings a diverse skill set and experience from the real estate and food service industries. With an undergraduate degree from UCLA and a Juris Doctorate from Chapman University School of Law, he focuses on strategic partnerships, transactions and negotiations. When not investing or researching blockchain projects, Bobak runs his law firm practicing in trusts, probate, corporate entities and asset protection law.

Michael Kelly

Chief Operating Officer

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Michael Kelly is a Managing Partner at Interchain Ventures and leads our Oceanic Region. Michael brings a wealth of business and project management experience to Interchain Ventures having owned and operated a successful business prior to joining the team. Michael pivoted his attention to the Blockchain two years ago and has since established himself in this space as an investor and advisor. He has extensive experience in project management, project analytics, community management and public relations. Michael enjoys reviewing ICO's and writing Blockchain articles which are often found in well-known crypto magazines, websites and across social media channels.

Preston Montgomery

Chief Strategy Officer

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Preston Montgomery is the co-founder of Interchain Ventures. He has performed within the highest percentile in his education and has been streamlined in gifted programs ever since. His investing interest started not long after when Preston, at age 12 - grew a sizeable portfolio through traditional stocks. Preston graduated with honours, majoring in biology and is currently studying to obtain a doctorate in medicine. Preston’s love for biology, and investment drives one of his goals in this space - to improve the medical industry through blockchain technology. He is an investor, inventor and most of all, an innovator of new things.


Marco Lopez

Lead Analyst & Partner

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Marco Lopez is a Partner at Interchain Ventures. He developed an interest and passion in this space and has successfully found his niche in finding the right investments. Within a short period of time, Marco established himself in an angel position - with a lot of successful investments under his belt. Fundamental analysis and business strategy are Marco's strengths. His ability to pick and back winners is uncanny and a true asset to the team.