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We come with some of the best experience in the world

The Radix Team have all come from various companies, backgrounds and experiences. From entrepreneurs to crypto-experts to start-up fanatics, our team is on a mission to change the world

Dan Hughes

CTO

Dan founded Radix after developing and selling IP now found in key mobile NFC payment technology. He also designed and co-built T-Mobile’s 1st mobile internet platform.

Piers Ridyard

CEO

A Y Combinator Alumni, Piers joined Radix after exiting his previous company which built DLT based deal rooms for clearing syndicated insurance contracts.

Adam Simmons

Head of Strategy

A digital marketing expert, Adam previously built a video sharing platform to over 35 million Monthly Active Users and the VRA token community to over 250k people.

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Russell Harvey

Acting CTO

A veteran of Microsoft and Kaiser Permanente, Russ brings extensive experience with releasing complex products on schedule. Beset by an abiding need to make useful things, Russ distributed his first program at age 7 and hasn’t stopped shipping things since.

Alex Cyon

Developer

Alex is a software developer with a passion for Swift, chess and cryptography. Involved with development of Radix Swift library, iOS wallet and Ledger hardware app.

Alex Wormbs

Developer

An ex-ConsenSys engineer, Alex is a coder & nerd at heart. When not programming, you may find him salsa dancing or playing old-school RPG's.

Jacob McAtamney

Social Media Manager

Originally from Sydney, Jacob has spent the last 6 years helping UK businesses build their brand using Social Media. While his career started talking about the Land Rover Defender, Jacob has had a love for all things Crypto since 2016.

Josh Primero

Developer

Josh proudly claims to writing a chess bot in college which beat the bot of Professor Danny Sleator. He now researches & develops code/theory around consensus at Radix

Leroy Margolis

Head of Finance

With a background in banking with technology & telecoms clients, Leroy is leveraging his experience to set the financial strategic objectives for Radix’s next phase of growth

Lukasz Gasior

Developer

Lukasz has formerly worked with IOHK and been on research teams within the Ethereum eco-system. He now works on Cerberus, our consensus mechanism.

Martin Sandiford

Scrum Master/Developer

Coding has been a part of Martin’s life since back before LANs were even a thing. At Radix, he ensures the team lives agile principles & follows the processes

Matthew Hine

Product

Matthew has 15 years of systems engineering experience. He is now helping guide Radix’s strategic approaches to core technology & governance

Mikael Perttula

Head of Community

Mikael was part of the original 2013 Bitcoin Meetup group in Finland, and has been passionate about crypto since. As Head of Community, he builds, grows, and helps manage the communities of Radix.

Ray Offiah

Technical Writer

Ray has worked in the IT industry since Java was first released way back in 1996, dividing his career between software development and technical writing. Ray comes with a wealth of knowledge from his experience with companies such as Oracle, Hitachi and Honda.

Scott Barron

Content Manager

An accomplished content creator, Scott leverages his experience of the military, education, blockchain and gaming sectors to develop rich resources for the Radix audience.

Sergiy Yevtushenko

Developer

Sergiy is curious about everything related to computers at any level, from processes inside single transistor to global scale distributed systems.

Shambu Pujar

DevOps

Shambu is a seasoned DevOps and IT practitioner. He is now putting his passion for programming & Infrastructure with code practices to use at Radix

Stacey Williams

Chief of Staff

Hailing from NZ, Stacey has a strong background of Operations in tech startups. As Chief of Staff, she is working closely with Piers to steer the Radix ship

Theoklitos Christodolou

Developer

Theo has worked in a variety of EU companies and has developed his very own smart contracts. He has an interest in Raspberry Pi projects and Dungeons and Dragons and brings his sense of adventure and testing expertise to Radix.

Investor profile

LocalGlobe

LocalGlobe is a UK-based venture capital firm that focuses on seed and impact investments. Seeding ambitious UK founders since 1999 including Citymapper, Improbable, Lovefilm, Moo, Tweetdeck, Transferwise and Zoopla.

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Maven 11

Maven 11 Capital is a prominent European investment firm solely focused on investing in blockchain and distributed ledger technology (DLT). Maven 11 Capital invests in ventures & digital assets that adopt this technology. Their diverse team consists of serial entrepreneurs and traditional finance professionals with a common passion: we believe that blockchain technology will fundamentally change economic and social structures.

Portfolio:

XSquared

Xsquared Ventures was formed by its partners to serve as a catalyst for companies that are creative and disruptive. Their mission is to improve the liberty and well-being of people around the world by pushing for disintermediation through the growth and adoption of distributed ledger technologies.

Portfolio:

Taavet Hinrikus

Taavet Hinrikus is co-founder and CEO of TransferWise. Prior to starting TransferWise, Taavet was Skype’s director of strategy until 2008, starting as its first-ever employee. One of the World Economic Forum's Tech Pioneers, Taavet is an adviser to Prime Minister of Estonia on the digital agenda. He’s also a mentor and angel investor.

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