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President/COO/Operations: Artia Moghbel (2/28/2017) ; Dominic Williams (6/30/2015)
Technology: Timo Hanke (2016)
Former Employees: Sanam Saaber


Business description: Dfinity Foundation is a Palo Alto- and Switzerland-based startup developing a decentralized cloud computing network based on blockchain technology. Dfinity is developing what it calls the “Internet Computer,” a public infrastructure that aims to host new software and services, yet claims to be unhackable. The company said its network also will host a new kind of “autonomous software,” intended to support the creation of “open Internet services. Dfinity plans to continue public demonstrations of its technology through the remainder of 2018, with the launch of its public network expected towards the end of the year.

Rounds: 3
Capital raised: 166.9M
Last Round: 102.0M
Ownership: Private  
VCs include: a16z SV AngelAspect Ventures Amino Capital Polychain Capital Village Global ;  Multicoin Capital Scalar Capital ;  KR1

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Record updated: Aug 2018
Sector: Internet
Year Founded: 2015
Headcount: 51-75 as of Aug 2018
Rounds: 3
Capital Raised: 166.9M
Last Round: 102.0M
Ownership: Private