Fluence Labs: mission and origins

Fluence Labs was created to build a decentralized database network technology. We believe that decentralized data storages are a crucial part of the tomorrow's web and will benefit the humanity by providing a new level of privacy, control, and security. Behind this project and vision is a dedicated group of people with experience and the dream.

Team

Evgeny Ponomarev
Evgeny Ponomarev
Co-founder
Entrepreneur and product manager. Worked on product at 2GIS: 30M monthly audience, $200M valuation. Organized CodeFest yearly developer conferences: 10k+ attendees. Mined first Bitcoin in 2011.
Evgeny Ponomarev
Evgeny Ponomarev
Co-founder
Entrepreneur and product manager. Worked on product at 2GIS: 30M monthly audience, $200M valuation. Organized CodeFest yearly developer conferences: 10k+ attendees. Mined first Bitcoin in 2011.
Dmitry Kurinskiy
Dmitry Kurinskiy
Co-founder
Software engineer, technical leader, CTO with solid expertise in complex engineering projects (algorithmic trading, smart food, delivery services). Functional programming and category theory adept.
Dmitry Kurinskiy
Dmitry Kurinskiy
Co-founder
Software engineer, technical leader, CTO with solid expertise in complex engineering projects (algorithmic trading, smart food, delivery services). Functional programming and category theory adept.
Michael Voronov
Michael Voronov
Research Engineer
Reverse engineer and system programmer with strong knowledge of OS internals and virtual machines architecture. Ex-captain of the CTF team, computer security PhD candidate, owns few CVEs. Software vulnerabilities course lecturer at Moscow State University.
Michael Voronov
Michael Voronov
Research Engineer
Reverse engineer and system programmer with strong knowledge of OS internals and virtual machines architecture. Ex-captain of the CTF team, computer security PhD candidate, owns few CVEs. Software vulnerabilities course lecturer at Moscow State University.
Alex Pyshnenko
Alex Pyshnenko
Research Engineer
Seasoned distributed systems engineer with a deep functional languages knowledge. Previously longtime key developer of the messenger platform oktos.io, where he implemented end-to-end encrypted communication and key management protocols; integrated Bitcoin and Ethereum wallets functionality.
Alex Pyshnenko
Alex Pyshnenko
Research Engineer
Seasoned distributed systems engineer with a deep functional languages knowledge. Previously longtime key developer of the messenger platform oktos.io, where he implemented end-to-end encrypted communication and key management protocols; integrated Bitcoin and Ethereum wallets functionality.
Dmitry Shakhtarin
Dmitry Shakhtarin
Research Engineer
Software engineer with strong expertise in cryptography, functional Scala programming and backend development. Previously he worked on building the end-to-end encrypted and completely anonymous messaging platform titanium.im.
Dmitry Shakhtarin
Dmitry Shakhtarin
Research Engineer
Software engineer with strong expertise in cryptography, functional Scala programming and backend development. Previously he worked on building the end-to-end encrypted and completely anonymous messaging platform titanium.im.
Anna Lekanova
Anna Lekanova
Community
Anna has a background in marketing and business development in the field of Technology Entrepreneurship. Working on her MBA, she has been collaborating with startups as well as with major brands.
Anna Lekanova
Anna Lekanova
Community
Anna has a background in marketing and business development in the field of Technology Entrepreneurship. Working on her MBA, she has been collaborating with startups as well as with major brands.

Advisors

Howard Wu
Dekrypt Capital
Emery Rose Hall
Least Authority, ORC, Storj
Andrey Lelikov
ex-Microsoft
Lasse Clausen
1kx Capital
Christopher Heymann
1kx Capital
Addison Huegel
BlockPR
Nhan Phan
Snapchat
Simon Kozlov
Instrumental Inc
Alexander Demidko
ex-Stitchfix, Metamarkets

Supported By

1kx Dekrypt Capital INBlockchain Badwater Capital 8 Decimal Capital