Michael is a former professor of Mathematical Finance at Boston University, with a focus on macro-asset pricing, dynamic portfolio optimization, and stochastic processes. Prior to co-founding Krypton, he worked in quantitative asset management, where he realized that the persistent inefficiences in markets could be solved with better solutions in DeFi.
Nathan has over 25 years in leading software and infrastructure teams in VC-backed startups. He has grown and exited several successful startups, including one which was acquired by MySpace. Nathan brings experienced management and skill for building teams and fostering growth.
Anna has worked across the asset management industry in financial marketing for nearly 15 years, reaching audiences ranging from auto-enrolled 401(k) participants to sovereign wealth funds. She leads the design and execution of Krypton's positioning, marketing, and communications.
The Krypton community is lively, friendly, and a little quirky. Our team of multi-disciplinary talents is top-tier, and and we believe our collective sense of humor is also top-tier.
Recent graduate from Caltech with a B.S. in applied mathematics. Interested in Stochastic Modeling, Monte Carlo Methods, Game Theory and their applications.
PythagoreanCultist holds an undergraduate degree in physics from Caltech. He is interested in physics and philosophy, mathematical finance, and the statistics of cryptocurrency markets.
Computer Science PhD from Caltech University and postdoc at Liverpool University. Specialization in theoretical computer science and algorithmic game theory.
Jenish is currently working on fixed-precision algorithms for the core order matching engine and the smart-contract mechanics. Previously, he obtained his PhD in theoretical computer science at Caltech.
Front- and back-end developer with experience in artificial intelligence, machine learning, and database management.
Ignjat is an experienced developer helping to lead quality design efforts. He has an extensive background in engineering and a keen interest in finance.
Fullstack engineer with background in mathematics and physics.
Software engineer/developer with experience in artificial intelligence, cybersecurity, data science, and Web3 technology.
Multi-talented graphic designer and illustrator with nearly a decade of experience in financial services marketing.
Ilija leads creative direction for both product design and marketing. He is a specialist in user experience design across product categories and marketing channels.
Web3 VC investor and author of - Cryptocurrency and Independent Academic Research Funding and Cryptocurrency and Independent Scientific Funding.
Partner at Helix and experienced founder and advisor/accelerator to over 50 startups.
Professor of Economics at UCLA and specialist in market microstructure.
We're always excited to hear from talented individuals with a passion for building something new.