our approach

Applied Blockchain is a blockchain applications development company, focusing on distributed ledger technology and smart contracts. Based in the Level39 Fintech Accelerator in Canary Wharf, London, Applied Blockchain has an expert team of in-house blockchain developers that have been building solutions for two years. The team has built blockchain applications that are now live in production environments, being used by real customers.

The company founders each come with 20+ years experience of enterprise IT architecture, big data, AI, integration and solution delivery in telecoms and banking. Using this experience, Applied Blockchain builds solutions that incorporate components such as privacy, security and integration, independently audited by third parties, and ready for use by enterprise clients that operate in regulated markets.

our team

Adi Ben-Ari

Adi Ben-Ari

Chief Executive Officer

Adi has extensive experience in enterprise technology spanning almost two decades. He has delivered major software projects with major institutions both in the UK and abroad in different industries including finance. He is a recognized expert in the blockchain field, talks frequently at conferences and industry forums, and has led the delivery of a number of Blockchain smart contract solutions.

Francesco Canessa

Francesco Canessa

Chief Technology Officer

Francesco has a background of 10+ years in software development and 4+ years working on blockchain applications, developing tools and libraries for both Ethereum and Bitcoin. When he’s not looking at code, Francesco builds and rides electric skateboards.

Richard Short

Richard Short

Chief Operating Officer

Richard has over 20 years experience in financial services operations as a programme manager and COO. Working in leading capital markets institutions and consultancies he has delivered post-trade solutions across a number of different technology platforms and led numerous organisational change, offshoring and outsourcing, operational risk and process efficiency initiatives.

Our team

You?

You?

 

We’re hiring! Our team is growing and we’re looking for talented, independent, highly motivated individuals looking to work in a dynamic fast-paced environment on some of the most interesting projects in this space.