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Lukka (blockchain)

Lukka (blockchain)

A blockchain and cryptocurrency development company developing blockchain based business solutions for investment funds, administrators, trading firms, exchanges and accounting firms.

Lukka, formerly Libra is, a blockchain and cryptocurrency development company headquartered in New York City, New York that was founded by Jake Benson in 2014. The company is developing blockchain-based business solutions for investment funds, administrators, trading firms, exchanges and accounting firms. Key products include Libra Crypto Office and Libra Blockchain Audit Tools. These blockchain-based software tools are aimed towards optimizing and automating procedures for reporting, reconciliation, controls, and compliance.

Funding

Seed

On October 10, 2014 Lukka completed their seed funding round with $500,000 in funding from Liberty City Ventures (lead investor), CrossCoin Ventures, James Pallotta, and Ben Davenport. 

Series A

On November 27, 2017 Lukka closed their series A funding round with $7.8 million in funding from XBTO Group, Liberty City Ventures, and Lee Linden. 

Series B

On August 7, 2018 Lukka closed their series B funding round with $15 million in funding from Liberty City Ventures. 

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People

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Emil Woods

President



Gary Reifman

Vice President of Product



Jake Benson

Founder & CEO



Jeremy Drane

Chief Commercial Officer



Nick Ogurtsov

COO & Chief Risk Officer



Nicolette Alcenat

Employee



Vadim Shteynberg

Vice President of Engineering



Further reading

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Blockchain Startup Raises $24.8 Million to Bring Tax Auditing to Crypto Assets

Lester Coleman

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Crypto Tax Software Startup Libra Raises $7.8 Million - CoinDesk

Wolfie Zhao

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