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Invest in companies building decentralized applications on top of the Blockstack.
Location: New York
Muneeb Ali is a distributed systems PhD from Princeton and gives guest lectures on cloud computing there. He went through Y Combinator and was awarded a J. William Fulbright Fellowship.
Ryan Shea studied engineering at Princeton, went through Y Combinator, and was inducted into the Forbes 30 Under 30. He has authored several popular open source libraries in cryptography and blockchains.
Jude Nelson did PhD-level research in distributed systems at Princeton and worked as a core member of PlanetLab, which received the ACM Test of Time Award for enabling planetary scale experimentation and deployment.
Aaron Blankstein received his PhD from Princeton and bachelors from MIT. His work on the CONIKS key management protocol was awarded the 2017 Caspar Bowden Award for Privacy Enhancing Technologies.
Larry Salibra co-founded Pay4Bugs, a crowdsourced security analysis and software testing platform, and is a founding member of the Bitcoin Association of Hong Kong. His work exposed private data leakage in Chinese Tinder clone Tantan, and how Apple censors apps in China.
Jack Zampolin came to Blockstack from InfluxData where he engaged with and grew the developer community as a Developer Evangelist. Before that he helped launch a hardware startup called RightPSI in Bozeman, MT.
JP Singh, Technical Advisor
JP Singh received his PhD from Stanford University and is a leading authority on scalable infrastructure and applications. He is the director of the Princeton CTO Program, serves on the board of 8×8, Inc., and has been a consultant to Intel, Microsoft, and the U.S. Government.