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NEW OPEN INTERNET

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PORTFOLIO

ACUIRED
ACTIVE

Catapult

ACUIRED
ACTIVE

Fair.xyz

ACUIRED
ACTIVE

Gensyn

ACUIRED
ACTIVE

Coordinape

ACUIRED
ACTIVE

Tenderize

ACUIRED
ACTIVE

Omni

ACUIRED
ACTIVE

HAL.xyz

ACUIRED
ACTIVE

Chainflip

ACUIRED
ACTIVE

Biconomy

ACUIRED
ACTIVE

Grainchain

ACUIRED
ACTIVE

Chainspace

ACUIRED
ACTIVE

Nym

ACUIRED
ACTIVE

GK8

ACUIRED
ACTIVE

Pocket Network

ACUIRED
ACTIVE

Vega Protocol

PORTFOLIO

Active
Active
Biconomy
Data Infrastructure
Gateway
Customisable transaction journey through meta transactions in your blockchain enabled app within a couple lines of code. Reduces the friction between your application and your users.
VISIT SITE
Active
Active
Catapult
Data Infrastructure
Digital Community
Answering decentralised collaboration. Unlocking the potential in Web3 communities through effortless onboarding, rich Web3 profiles, and powerful tools to explore and connect.
VISIT SITE
Active
Active
Chainflip
New Market Disruptor
Decentralized Finance
A decentralised, trustless protocol that enables cross chain swaps between different blockchains to create a seamless universe.
VISIT SITE
Active
Active
Coordinape
New Market Disruptor
Digital Community
An armoury for scaling DAOs.
VISIT SITE
Active
Active
Fair.xyz
Data Infrastructure
Gateway
Engineers from Instagram, Facebook, and Goldman Sachs built a platform for creators to launch collections without code, gas, or complications.
VISIT SITE
Active
Active
Gensyn
Data Infrastructure
Gateway
Hyperscale, cost-efficient, compute protocol for the world's frontiers of deep learning models.
VISIT SITE
Active
Active
Grainchain
Low-end Market Disruptor
Decentralized Finance
An end-to-end supply chain and transactional platform for bulk dry agricultural commodities such as corn, sorghum, wheat and soybeans
VISIT SITE
Active
Active
HAL.xyz
Data Infrastructure
Gateway
The bridge between smart contracts and centralized apps. Connect your wallets, tokens and dApps in new ways with powerful automations.
VISIT SITE
Active
Active
Nym
New Market Disruptor
Data Infrastructure
Building an incentivized network for privacy-preserving decentralized mixnets
VISIT SITE
Active
Active
Omni
Decentralized Finance
Gateway
Multi-chain wallet that makes staking your crypto as easy as possible. Earn interest on coins in seconds.
VISIT SITE
Active
Active
Pocket Network
Low-end Market Disruptor
Data Infrastructure
Building a two sided marketplace that links application developers with infrastructure providers
VISIT SITE
Active
Active
Tenderize
Gateway
Decentralized Finance
Connecting Web3 with DeFi through liquid staking and yield aggregation protocol.
VISIT SITE
Active
Active
Vega Protocol
New Market Disruptor
Decentralized Finance
Trustless protocol for non-custodial derivatives trading, margining and settling
VISIT SITE
Acquired
Acquired
Chainspace
New Market Disruptor
Data Infrastructure
A sharded smart contract platform allowing truly scalable blockchain applications. Acquired by Facebook as a key part of their blockchain strategy
VISIT SITE
Acquired
Acquired
GK8
Gateway
Decentralized Finance
An institutional-grade custody platform used as the custody partner of choice by consumer trading and investment platform, eToro
VISIT SITE

Redifining our models of finance, governance, and business.

FULL MANIFESTO

The world's defining minds dedicated to growth

As technologists, entrepreneurs, investors, academics, and lawyers. Proven individuals with elite specialisms in blockchain, finance, theory, and enterprise software providing the widest collective advantage. We’re more than capital. We’re builders and a close partner to teams at every stage from startup to prosperous launch.
Daniel Luca
Tech Lead
Daniel Luca
Tech Lead
Writing his first program at five years old, he's never ceased to nurture his passion and love for tech and programming. Starting as a software developer, his entrepreneurial nature led him to co-found several startups, building a large part of the product whilst leading teams. His journey with blockchain started in 2017 by building an Ethereum analytics platform which fed an appetite for infosec that he'd held from a young age. His hacker mindset benefited the new career turn of conducting security audits with ConsenSys Diligence. Allowing him to do research in the security space and present findings at conferences around the world. At Eden Block, he is responsible for understanding the business's technical parts and providing support to the portfolio. He still loves to code and often contributes to open-source projects, advises companies, analyses exploits and vulnerabilities, and writes about all of this on Twitter.
Ben Messika
Investor Relations
Ben Messika
Investor Relations
COO at Messika Holdings and investment committee member at Capital Three Global. Holdings – a multi-family office focused on Web 3.0 and capital markets. Ben has over five years of expansive experience in blockchain, cryptocurrency, and alternative investments. Ben is also an ex special-ops soldier in the IDF
Ollie Blears
Legal & Regulatory Advisor
Ollie Blears
Legal & Regulatory Advisor
Ollie is a partner at RW Blears and was previously at Allen & Overy and Bridgepoint. He has a number of years experience working with a range of market participants building and investing in web 3.0 infrastructure. Ollie advises Eden Block on legal and regulatory matters across the fund and its portfolio.
Yoel Cheshin
Venture Partner
Yoel Cheshin
Venture Partner
Founder and Chairman of 2B-Group, a private family office investment fund with over $60M under management. Founded in 2009, 2B-Angels is a seed-stage technology venture fund with over 40 companies in its portfolio. Yoel works with Eden Block on social-impact focused opportunities in Israel and globally.
Ian Plunkett
Venture Partner
Ian Plunkett
Venture Partner
Ian has spent his career at the intersection of policy, strategy, and communications. After scaling Twitter’s policy communications team around the world from 2015-2021, Ian recently joined Coinbase as Director of Global Policy Communications. Previous to Twitter, he worked for Tech City UK. He is a former UN Fellow and recipient of a Fulbright Scholarship. Ian supports portfolio companies on their mission, values, and culture.
Nelson Ryan
Investment Partner
Nelson Ryan
Investment Partner
Having spent his career focused on investment research, for the past five years Nelson has focused exclusively on the crypto markets. At The Reserve Ventures he worked closely with crypto founders and at Livepeer Grants lead public goods funding for the Livepeer Network. Nelson leads Eden's investment team on deal flow, due diligence, and market research to shape the firms investment theses and drive investment decisions. Outside of Eden Block, Nelson is a director at the Pocket Network Foundation, focusing on core protocol funding, while ensuring the Pocket Network remains an open credibly neutral platform for developers.
Rami Beracha
General Partner
Rami Beracha
General Partner
Venture capitalist. Served as managing partner of Pitango, named the largest venture capital fund in Israel. Founder and chairman of Sosa TLV, which creates links between cities and global players, and Israeli start-ups.
Yoann Douieb
Co-founding Partner & COO
Yoann Douieb
Co-founding Partner & COO
For close to 20 years, Yoann has been managing various multi-assets investment vehicles, including at hedge fund EnTrustPermal, investment bank Natixis’s trading unit and holding company Temple Stone. He has also contributed to the UN’s international trade missions through business and financial consulting roles. At Eden Block, Yoann is responsible for all cross-functional aspects of the company’s operations. In addition to his primary job functions, Yoann is an angel investor with a core focus in impact, most specifically sustainable urban development, waste management and health.
Lior Messika
Founder, Managing Partner
Lior Messika
Founder, Managing Partner
Lior spent his entire career at the intersection of investments, entrepreneurship, and frontier technologies. Before Eden Block, Lior scaled companies and led investments at Messika Holdings, as CEO of the group. At Eden Block, Lior works with the investment team & portfolio founders to solve problems, and refine the firm's investment theses. In his work, Lior is passionate about web3 infrastructure and decentralized value systems. Lior is an active contributor to a number of decentralized organizations, and is the Founder of the Mutant Cartel, one of the fastest-growing communities in the BAYC universe. Outside of Eden Block, Lior is an active philanthropist and co-founder of the Seadragon Foundation, a social enterprise dedicated to environmental conservation and social impact. Lior has been recognized by Forbes Europe's 30 under 30 list of 2021 for his work as an investor and entrepreneur.
5+ YEARS
In the blockchain industry
25+ YEARS
Of investment experience
$500m+
Cumulative capital deployed
$10bn+
Cumulative exit valuations
20+ EXITS
Successfully coordinated

Our Greenhouse Of Research

Dermot O'Riordan
Investment Thesis for Colony Network
Deconstructing how Colony seeks to catalyse a 'Cambrian explosion' of previously impossible organisational forms.
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Lior Messika
Decentralization, A Cultural Revolution
Recognizing web3 as a version of Eden, and approximating the radical decentralization of humanity’s oldest systems to a new form of Genesis.
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Dermot O'Riordan
Nym investment thesis
Nym's ultimate vision is to build a platform that sustains the privacy demands of every global internet user and application.
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Calum Morrison
NFTs and Beyond
Creating scarcity in an infinite world changes everything. Our entire concept of the physical and digital metaverse has changed.
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TELLING THE FOUNDER'S STORIES

EPISODE 5
How Catapult is empowering Web3 communities to connect, collaborate, and build.
January 24, 2023
Rav Singh Sadhu & Gregory Wilsenach
Founders
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Episode 4
Building an improved financial ecosystem with the ethics, efficacy, and progressive direction of decentralization.
October 14, 2022
Barney Mannerings
Co-founder, Vega Protocol
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EPISODE 3
Community, opportunity, and democratizing NFTs so that the chance to build and collect the next BAYC is accessible to anyone.
October 14, 2022
Isaac Kamlish & Isaac B.
Fair.xyz
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EPISODE 2
Replacing opinion with blockchain in farming
October 14, 2022
Luis Macias
CEO & Co-founder, GrainChain
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EPISODE 1
On China, Biconomy, and a frictionless multi-chain future.
October 14, 2022
Ahmed Al-Balaghi
CEO & Co-founder of Biconomy
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