Blockdaemon, the leading blockchain infrastructure platform, announced today that it has completed a $28 million Series A financing. This round of financing was led by Greenspring Associates; participation from Goldman Sachs, BlockFi, Warburg Serres, Uphold, Voyager Digital Ltd., Illuminate Financial and Hard Yaka.existing Seed round Investors Boldstart Ventures, Coinfund, Kenetic, CoinShares, Borderless Capital, Blockchain.com Ventures, Lerer Hippeau and Heavybit also increased their investments.
The platform is now Deployed more than 10,000 nodes in 40 blockchain networks And 20 global regions. Blockdaemon has also increased the number of employees in the past 12 months, including the appointment of Cecily Mak as chief operating officer and Demetrios Skalkotos as executive vice president of global sales. After this round, Blockdaemon will further increase the number of its global employees.
Blockchain infrastructure layer
Blockdaemon’s infrastructure enables users to mortgage and deploy nodes with institutional-level security, scalability, and reliability.The platform now supports more than 40 blockchain networks, including ETH 2.0, Bitcoin, Cardano, Polkadot, Cosmos, SKALE, MobileCoin and Lightning Network Through the Blockdaemon Marketplace in the cloud and locally.In addition, Blockdaemon provides access to blockchain infrastructure Various market participantsThe platform is used throughout the blockchain ecosystem, including leading networks, exchanges, companies, custodians, developers and funds.
“This funding represents an important milestone for Blockdaemon. With investment from industry-leading financial technology providers and venture capital companies, this round will enable us to further expand our node infrastructure services and increase our growing team. And strengthen our influence in global emerging markets, and at the same time deepen our existing strategic relationships with financial institutions around the world. As a trusted gateway for financial institutions of all sizes to enter the blockchain industry, Blockdaemon provides enterprises with the most suitable node configuration , Enabling them to quickly expand the scale of operations, thereby simplifying the complex, time-consuming and costly node management process.”
– Konstantin Richter, CEO and founder of Blockdaemon