SAN FRANCISCO , Oct. 19, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Blockchain Capital, LLC introduced the appointment of Alan Curtis as Head of Platform and Caleb Tebbe as Principal Analysis Engineer. Alan will likely be accountable for supporting founders and portfolio corporations post-investment and Caleb will likely be accountable for supporting portfolio firm engineering groups, analysis, and technical due diligence.
Collectively, Alan and Caleb have a mixed 13 years of expertise constructing, supporting, and advising corporations on the absolute frontier of crypto. As product visionaries, they’ve constructed services inside pockets software program (2014), retail trade (’16), NFTs (’17), DEX (’17), Lightning Community (’18), Staking (’19), MEV (’20), DAOs (’21) and bitcoin mining (’22).
“We invested in Alan and Caleb, as co-founders, 5 years in the past after they had been constructing RADAR. We led two financing rounds, sat on their board, and accomplished a profitable acquisition collectively. Now we’re able to spend money on them once more, this time as traders, as they construct out our Platform and Engineering groups,” mentioned Bart Stephens, Co-Founder & Managing Accomplice.
Alan joins Blockchain Capital from Core Scientific, the place he was CTO and helped take the corporate public on NASDAQ ($CORZ). Beforehand, he co-founded and bought two corporations. Most not too long ago, he was CEO at RADAR the place he accomplished a number of rounds of financing and ran a aggressive M&A course of to promote the corporate. Earlier than that, he was the Program Director at Innosphere, a know-how incubator working with “exhausting tech” science and engineering corporations. Alan has employed 100+ folks, managed each firm division, and has been an energetic angel investor throughout 25+ corporations and 5 funds.
Caleb joins Blockchain Capital from Core Scientific, the place he was SVP of Product and Engineering. Caleb co-founded and was CTO at RADAR, the place he constructed a world engineering workforce and categorydefining merchandise together with one of many first decentralized exchanges, enterprise-grade staking infrastructure, and a DeFi proprietary buying and selling operation. Earlier than that, he was an early Information Science Engineer at Coinbase. Caleb has been an energetic participant within the Ethereum ecosystem since 2017 contributing to numerous rising verticals together with DeFi, NFTs, and DAOs.
About Blockchain Capital, LLC Based mostly in San Francisco, Blockchain Capital is the primary devoted enterprise capital agency to speculate solely within the blockchain know-how sector. Based in 2013 by Bart and Brad Stephens, Blockchain Capital has funded over 165 founders with the principal mission of serving to these entrepreneurs construct world-class corporations and tasks primarily based on blockchain know-how.
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