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 company is self-funded and has built private 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.

Peter Bidewell

Peter Bidewell

Chief Marketing Officer

Peter leads the client relationships, partnerships and marketing for Applied Blockchain, consulting on the strategic implementation of blockchain solutions that are platform agnostic, scalable and enterprise ready. Prior to joining Applied Blockchain, Peter has worked in a number of high growth startups across Fintech, FMCG, leisure and Edtech sectors in the UK, Australia and Sweden.

Francesco Canessa

Francesco Canessa

Blockchain Technology Lead

Francesco is the Lead Blockchain Developer for Applied Blockchain. He has a 10 years background in software development and 3 years working on blockchain applications, developing tools and applications in both Ethereum and Bitcoin. Francesco is also a serial hackathon winner, taking the crown at five out of the eight hackathons in which he has taken part.

Kartik Natarajan

Kartik Natarajan

Non-Executive Director

Kartik Natarajan is a non-exec director of Applied Blockchain and has over two decades experience in the financial industry, working with both a business focus as a consultant and also delivering large technology programs for large tier-one investment banks. Kartik has worked mainly in the capital markets area of banks with a specialism in derivatives and risk across a range of asset classes.

Mario

Mario

Blockchain Developer

Mike

Mike

Blockchain Developer

Andy

Andy

Blockchain Developer

Katerina

Katerina

Project Manager

Mariana

Mariana

Project Manager

Kristina

Kristina

Blockchain UX Developer

Dan

Dan

Blockchain Developer

Hugo

Hugo

Business Development Manager

Vlad

Vlad

Blockchain Developer

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.