Company Overview

NicNames, arising from the illustrious legacy of NIC.UA — Ukraine's leading domain name registrar since 2007, stands as a beacon of excellence in the digital services and domain industry, both locally and globally. The company's journey is marked by continuous innovation and a commitment to excellence as we expand our operations into the U.S. market.


The Visionaries:

NicNames Inc. is led by a team of innovative thinkers and industry veterans who are passionate about blending technology with practicality. At the helm are our main founders:

  • Andriy Khvetkevych, CEO: A holder of a BA in Patent Attorney from the National Institute of Intellectual Property of Ukraine and a BA in Economic Cybernetics from the National Metallurgical Academy of Ukraine. Andriy's legal expertise and deep tech knowledge drive our innovative domain and IP management strategies.
  • Serg Pokrovskyy, CTO: A master's graduate in Data Science from The University of British Columbia and a BA in Computer Science, Mathematics, Physics, and English from National University "Lviv Polytechnic". Serg brings a wealth of experience from his previous roles, where he developed groundbreaking AI/ML solutions. His expertise in data science and blockchain technology is central to our technological advancements.
  • Serhii Bulakh, CDO: Serhii holds a BA in Computer Since from Ukrainian State University of Science and Technologies. His extensive experience in backend development and systems integration ensures the robustness and scalability of NicNames' services.


Our Mission:

At NicNames, we are committed to redefining the domain registration and intellectual property management industry by integrating traditional domain services with revolutionary blockchain and AI-driven solutions. Our mission is to provide seamless, innovative, and secure domain name registration, tokenization, and IP management services to a diverse range of clients.


Join Us on Our Journey:

As we embark on this transformative journey, we invite you to join us. Whether you are seeking to register a domain, tokenize intellectual property, or explore the future of digital identity and ownership, NicNames Inc. is your gateway into the new era of internet and blockchain convergence.


Noteworthy Features of NicNames:

  • ICANN Accreditation: We are a recognized ICANN Accredited registrar which signifies our compliance with international domain service standards.
  • Incessant Dedication: Our remarkable 99.8% satisfaction rate coupled with our relentless 24/7 customer assistance accentuates our commitment to our customers.
  • Technological Excellence: By implementing state-of-the-art AI technology, we have streamlined and optimized our users' domain search and registration process.
  • Strategic Partnerships: Our association with industry frontrunners, such as VeriSign, Google, Identity Digital,, DigiCert, and more, solidifies our commitment to delivering unmatched service.
  • Certificate of Authenticity: NicNames' trademark endorsement by the USPTO shows our steadfast commitment to quality and trust.
  • Distinguished Clientele: Our client base, surpassing 300,000 and retaining over 98%, is proof of our consistent superiority and dependability.
  • Protecting Intellectual Property: Inspired by NICUA's values, we give prime importance to the confidentiality and security of your intellectual property.
  • All-inclusive Services: In addition to domain registration, we present opportunities to tokenize and monetize your innovative projects.


Meet Our Team: 
The continuous ascension and success of NicNames are a testament to our devoted team of professionals. Following the visionary path set by our founders, we are proud to introduce the dedicated individuals whose expertise and commitment form the backbone of our industry standing.


Andriy Khvetkevych


Serg Pokrovskyy


Serhii Bulakh


Dmytro Khvetkevych


Max Shishkin

Lead Developer

Alex Horokhovskyi


Tala Tregubenko

Customer Support Lead

Andrii Rudkivskyi

UX Designer

Alexander Kolodko


Olga Klimchuk


Natali Harahulia