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NuCypher

NuCypher

​Nucypher​ is an online currency platform founded by MacLane Wilkison and Michael Egorov in 2015 and headquartered in San Francisco, California. The company offers a decentralized proxy re-encryption service.

​Nucypher​ is an online currency platform that offers decentralized proxy re-encryption as a service. The company was founded in 2015 by MacLane Wilkison and Michael Egorov, and is headquartered in San Francisco, California. It leverages the advantages of proxy re-encryption to deliver private data to public blockchains. It also enterprise solution that enables businesses to leverage the power of distributed computing.

Funding

Seed round

On August 9, 2016 NuCypher closed their seed funding round with $750 thousand in funding from Y Combinator, Mission and Market, Fusion Fund, and Base Ventures. 

Venture round

On December 12, 2017 NuCypher closed their venture round with $4.4 in funding from Polychain, Semantic Ventures, Satoshi Fund, Nima Capital, Mission and Market, Hashed, Galaxy Investment Partners, FBG Capital, Compound, and CoinFund. 



ZeroDB is a company that participated in the YC S16 cohort of Y Combinator and raised an estimated $5,150,000.

Timeline

People

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MacLane Wilkison

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Michael Egorov

Co-Founder



Further reading

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NuCypher KMS: Decentralized Key Management System

Michael Egorov, MacLane Wilkison





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