Who we work with

We work closely with founders, towards shared
success and partner with subject matter experts who
have identified a need for blockchain within their
domain of expertise to bring the idea to life.

We partner with

Subject Matter Experts
Subject Matter Experts

We look for our venture partners to bring the deep subject matter expertise required for success.

Founders
Founders

We seek founders that are capable of executing on all non-technical aspects of the venture.

Your Team
Your Team

We operate as an extension of your team, using whatever tools and processes you have already established.

How we select projects

Use case for blockchain
Use case for blockchain

The project needs grounding with a solid requirement of blockchain or distributed ledger technology. If the problem can be solved using other methods, it is not a project for us.

Leadership and team
Leadership and team

A strong team with an experienced leader is an ideal partner for Block8. We will build the technology, but we look to your team to build the rest.

Potential for social or economic impact
Potential for social or economic impact

Block8 looks for projects that will provide a positive social impact through disintermediation and disruptiveness.

Equity or token return
Equity or token return

Block8 does not seek to profit in the incubation phase of a project. We prefer to join in shared success with the project through equity or token payments, post fund raise or ICO.

Availability of seed funding
Availability of seed funding

Seed funding is required to get the project through prototype design and development. Ability to raise seed funds are well regarded by Block8.

Contextual Landscape
Contextual Landscape

Opportunities in regulatory changes or macro trends are considered with preference.

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