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Protocol Labs

548 Market Street Suite 51207
San Francisco, CA 94104
Website Company Summary Management Team

CEO: Juan Benet (5/31/2014)
President/COO/Operations: Steve Richmond (5/31/2018)
Finance: Chris Brocoum (6/30/2018)
General Counsel/Legal: Marta Belcher
Former Employees: Dinesh Shenoy


Business description: Protocol Labs is an open-source research, development, and deployment laboratory. Our projects include IPFS, Filecoin, libp2p, and many more. We aim to make human existence orders of magnitude better through technology. We are a fully distributed company. Our team of more than 100 members works remotely and in the open to improve the internet — humanity's most important technology — as we explore new advances in computing and related fields.

Rounds: 2
Recent Fundings: Aug 2017   Mar 2016
Capital raised: 55.0M
Last Round: 52.0M
Ownership: Private  
VCs include: Union Square Ventures StartX FundFundersClubHaystack Ventures;  Winklevoss Capital ;  Digital Currency Group ;  Winklevii ;  BlueYard Hone CapitalLombardStreet Ventures

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Record updated: Apr 2021
Sector: Information Technology
Year Founded: 2014
Headcount: 101-150 as of Apr 2021
Rounds: 2
Recent Fundings: Aug 2017   Mar 2016
Capital Raised: 55.0M
Last Round: 52.0M
Ownership: Private