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Florian has managed large-scale education research programmes in Nigeria and Sierra Leone, built nearly the entire IT infrastructure for a small bank in Vienna and created the IT security framework for a large government department. At Clearmatics, Florian helped design and specify the Autonity platform for distributed economic automata, and now serves as the company's Chief of Staff. He collects vintage computers, with a focus on 1980s and 1990s graphics workstations. Florian also spent many years as a youth leader in the Scouts, and within the United World Colleges movement.
Chief of Staff
Head of Engineering
Tim Swanson is Head of Market Intelligence at Clearmatics.
He previously worked in East Asia for more than six years and was a a visiting research fellow in Singapore. His is currently based in the US.
He is the author of three books and is also the Founder and Director of Research at Post Oak Labs.
Head of Market Intelligence
Head of Research
Senior Platform Architect
Youssef is a born software engineer leading consensus protocols R&D and currently the Autonity client development, he worked on various areas such as cryptography, operational research, low-level programming and distributed systems.
Youssef enjoy's implementing theoretical research and using his math skills to solve real-life problems and the challenge to work on complex and advanced systems. He holds a master degree in electronic engineering from ENSEEIHT (France) and studied AI at EPFL (Switzerland).
Senior Blockchain Engineer
Steph is our Operations and HR Generalist at Clearmatics. Originally from the world of digital marketing, helping the HR function for designers, analysts & developers, Steph is responsible for a wide range activities that keep Clearmatics running smoothly, as well as everything around Human Resources and hiring.
Steph is a self confessed shopaholic with a wardrobe that looks like an east London thrift shop. She's passionate about self-development, trying new experiences & sharing experiences & knowledge with others.
Operations and HR Lead
Tudor has been playing with unicorns since the bulletin board and dial-up era, now he is helping Clearmatics engineer their own.
He is passionate about the constant evolution of Cloud Native and DevOps and how to weave together pipelines and automation to bring about efficiencies, increase team velocity, assure consistency, and in turn world peace.
Ben is an Infrastructure Support Engineer at Clearmatics, and has experience in multiple start-ups and finance firms. Before that he completed an integrated masters degree from the University of Bristol in physics, which in the last two years he steered more in the direction of cryptography and computer science. Other than blockchain, Ben has interests in numerical physics modelling, AI and quantum computing, as well as everything guitar related too.
Infrastructure Support Engineer
Zhangxin (Jason) Chen is a Senior Blockchain Engineer at Clearmatics.
Previously, Jason worked at UESTC, Tieto, Kingsoft, Nokia and AXEL.
Jason believes that blockchain has incredible potential to change the world, and that is why he wants to hack it so much, and try to improve it and make it better.
Senior Blockchain Engineer
Max is the technical writer at Clearmatics. He is passionate about all things Docs and is responsible for all internal and external documentation.
He read philosophy at UCL and then ventured into IT and has documented everything from network switches to financial systems. He's intrigued with blockchain technology and the semantic web.
Max plays and collects guitars, loves cycling, and listens to everything from Miles Davis to Sibelius.
Aneeque joined Clearmatics after graduating from Imperial College London with MEng in Computing.
He is interested in Blockchain protocol implementation and design.
Currently, he is part of the Consensus team, with the aim to research and implement suitable consensus algorithms for private/consortium networks.
Software Engineer - QA & Test
Duncan is part of the research team, focussing on cryptographic protocols for privacy.
He holds a PhD in Mathematics from Chuo University in Tokyo.
Duncan has previously worked as a software engineer designing and implementation blockchain technology, and has also spent several years in the games industry specialising in concurrency, high-performance and distributed computing.
Michal is a cryptography researcher interested in cryptographic protocols, especially those involving non-interactive zero knowledge (NIZK), and provable security. His previous research included topics like leakage-resilient cryptography, zero-knowledge proofs for shuffles and secure parameter generation for NIZKs.
Michal holds a PhD degree from the University of Warsaw and has joined Clearmatics after his post-doc at the University of Tartu. He started life as a humble mechanical engineer. His papers can be found here.
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