Herdius is a protocol to access the whole decentralized web. Interact directly with any smart contract, dApp built on Ethereum & other blockchain without the need for tokens using a single private key and app.
Herdius’ infrastructure allows you to send transactions, or perform operations, cross-blockchain. You can fully interact with any smart contract running on Ethereum regardless of what other crypto currency you hold, or where you store them. It also enables you to transfer Bitcoins to a Bitcoin address in a single transaction by only having Ether or other crypto currencies.read more in our blog post
Herdius interconnects blockchain users and networks split in different ecosystems. We provide users direct access to dApps regardless of which blockchain they run on. Develeopers do not need to implement the Herdius protocol since it communicates directly with the blockchain their dApp is built on out of the box.read more in our blog
Connecting Decentralized Finance
Herdius interconnects all current decentralized finance protocols such as Uniswap, Compound, Dharma and all future ones into a single interface. Allowing our users to participate in every one of them at the same time. Herdius provides the infrastructure to make DeFi happen.read more in our blog
Balazs has been involved in the blockchain space since 2012. Before founding Herdius, he has launched and worked on different ventures across a wide range of industries, from eCommerce to finance and chatbots. Balazs likes to think of himself as a product person with the goal of providing as much value to users as possible. He prefers to shape tech around experience rather than the other way around.
Hilmar brings years of experience to Herdius. Having worked at Germany's first e-mobility startup, followed by later studies in China, he moved back to Berlin to run most day-to-day opperations at eCommerce company eKomi. Hilmar is an all arounder able to take care of any task. His main responsibilities at Herdius is HR, recruitment and administration.
Lingraj is Tech Lead at Herdius and responsible for overseeing all technical development. Lingraj has over 13+ years of experience as an Software Engineer. Prior to joining Herdius, he was Technical Lead at BNY Mellon and Senior Software Engineer at HSBC & Cognizant. He is a key pillar of the Herdius team and likes to work on innovative products.
Cole is a Senior Software Engineer at Herdius responsible for further developing our backend in Go as well as all associated APIs and modules. When there is trouble around DevOps, he is our guy. Cole has spent numerous years at Funding Circle being part of their core Go and DevOps team.
Florian is a startup and blockchain advisor and investor with a background in mechanical engineering and political science. He has been a student of our economic and financial system for the past 10 years. This journey eventually led him to Bitcoin and cryptocurrencies where he recognized the technology’s potential for changing our way of life in many ways. Due to his diversified education and interdisciplinary professional background and as a pioneer of ICO investing he started developing his own frameworks for doing due diligence for blockchain projects. With his deep understanding of blockchain and the evolution of the ICO space, Florian is an expert in token economies and ICO funding. He is advising several projects and funds in the blockchain space.
Jörgen is a PHD candidate from Humboldt University of Berlin focusing on large scale distributed dataflow systems. Having developed his own workflow specification language based on Hadoop YARN Jörgen will be a key team member developing Herdius's very own scripting lanugage.
Thomas spent the past decade in digital business. In his last job before going independent, he CEOed a digital transformation consulting boutique. He helped numerous clients - from global brands to startups - to develop their digital strategies. He's also a decentralized systems geek and blockchain enthusiast.
Christian Macht is a C-level experienced corporate executive covering InsurTech, FinTech and B2B2 marketplaces. Prior to joining Herdius he was a Member of the Board at Rakuten Europe, acting as CEO for Germany & CSO for Europe. Having also been the COO in CE region & VP of China for Groupon, Christian brings invaluable experience across all markets to Herdius. We will rely on Christian's experience for strategic decisions and bringing Herdius to a new level through entering different markets.
Noriaki has been in the technology sector for the past 16 years and is currently Managing partner at Scentan Ventures which is a venture capital firm focused on technology. He also serves on the board of a number of companies including Tradeshift. Prior to Scentan, Noriaki has held executive positions across Ad tech and Internet related companies.
Tod McKenna is the Chief Operating Officer at Prudential Portfolio Management Group. Tod has more than 20 years of experience in technology, operations, investments, and research/strategy across several industries, including finance, healthcare, and government. He currently focuses on operating model design, advanced technologies, digital transformation, and business strategy. Tod brings invaluable work experience in quant finance, behavioral economics, investment operations and blockchain to the Herdius advisory board. With Tod's help we can scale Herdius in several key markets as well as break into new, unexplored industries.
Hans-Christian Fuchs has held numerous positions in the financial industry. Having acted as department head for Digital Infrastructure across top financial institutions and having managed innovation teams in the industrz, Hans-Christian brings invaluable experience to the Herdius advisory team.
Dr.Nina-Luisa Siedler is a business lawyer with fifteen years' experience in advising on corporate and finance transactions. Her practice covers loans and debt capital market instruments including various types of structured financings. Nina represents debt funds and other financial institutions as well as companies, most of which are international players. She is used to manage cross-border transactions and to cooperate seamlessly with auditors, tax advisors and other parties involved. Nina is particularly interested in FinTech and decentralized technology. Please see legal disclaimer at the bottom of the page.
Dr. Stefan Dittmer advises companies on all aspects of intellectual property law, including licensing, with a focus on technology and media. He represents such clients in disputes relating to unfair competition, copyright, trademarks, patents and designs, and in general commercial disputes before courts of law and arbitral tribunals. Please see legal disclaimer at the bottom of the page.
Miriam is the Managing Director of Catena Capital, Germany's first blockchain Venture Builder and fund. Miriam spends most of her time finding interesting ventures to invest in through Catena and participating in other deals. Catena Capital and Herdius has a closely knit relationship, and for this reason it makes perfect sense to have Miriam more involved.
James Gong, the founder of CYBEX and LONGHASH, also well-known for his net name “Baozou Gongqinwang” (Prince Kung Walking with Rampage), is a famous blockchain entrepreneur and investor. Graduated in mathematics, James is specialized in IT and financial securities analysis with many years of work experience in the related fields. He has been long-engaged in industry study and investment analysis during his D'Long days. Having been dedicated to pushing forward the development of digital currency and blockchain industry since 2012, he has translated and wrote numerous materials and whitepapers related to blockchain projects, and authored Blockchain Society, The Digital Currency, Blockchain—The New Economic Blueprint and many other books. He has also been involved in the development and investment of multiple blockchain and digital currency projects, and founded the professional social media ChainB.com, and ICOAGE, the largest ICO platform around the world. He is also the founder of CYBEX decentralized exchange, as well as the global incubator LONGHASH. Besides, James is a renowned angel investor in the industry, which has brought him a great reputation in the blockchain industry.
Exploring what Herdius is and why we are different.medium
What is Herdius and how is it different than compared to traditionally centralized exchanges?medium
Berliner Blockchain-Start-Up kündigt sein Initial Coin Offering (ICO) an. Der private Token-Vorverkauf beginnt 11. Dezember 2017, der öffentliche ICO folgt in Q1 2018.HANDELSBLATT
A Path for Blockchain to go Mainstream?medium
Explaining the utility of HER tokensmedium
Balazs Deme sammelt für sein Start-up Geld über einen ICO ein, eine digitale Finanzierungsrunde. Warum er sich gegen klassisches Risikokapital entschied, und wie er sich vom schlechten Ruf der ICOs befreien will.Wirtschafts Woche
Balazs Deme, Gründer und Geschäftsführer des Berliner Blockchain-Start-ups Herdius, schildert in einem Gastbeitrag, wieso er sich für den Standort Deutschland entschieden hat, um einen ICO durchzuführen. Er berichtet von regulatorischen Hürden und Möglichkeiten und erklärt, warum Deutschland wider Erwarten ein interessanter Standort für ernsthafte Krypto-Projekte ist.GLOBAL INVESTOR
Introducing a community-focused incentive schememedium
Berliner Blockchain-Start-Up kündigt sein Initial Coin Offering (ICO) an. Der private Token-Vorverkauf beginnt 11. Dezember 2017, der öffentliche ICO folgt in Q1 2018.COMPUTERWELT
How the Herdius architecture evolved over timemedium
A Decentralized Exchange Platform for Cryptocurrencies. Envisioned in Germany, Made for the World.medium