Our Purpose

We exist to enable an expansive ecosystem of cheaper and fairer online marketplaces; by removing the technical and financial barriers to building decentralized marketplaces.

Our Team

CRUZEO is brought to you by a team with domain expertise in distributed systems, crypto and unicorn tech start-ups.

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Marco Staal


Marco is an early stage crypto adopter, focusing on product and project managment. He has successfully run a HFT crypto fund, and has been mentored by c-level execs at tier-1 investment banks.

Alex Tian

Development Contributor

MSc Computer Science from University of Oxford, Developer at Goldman Sachs, Developer at Morgan Stanley

Doris Schioberg Ph.D

Co-founder & VP of Engineering

Doris holds a Ph.D in Computer Science from TU Berlin (thesis in Distributed Systems) and has previosly been the Founder & CEO of Mooqita in addition to being a University Lecturer in Data Science at UC Berkeley.

Rod Pienaar

Financial Advisor

BSc in Mathematics, BAcc in Finance, and BComm in Business, Risk Consultant at KPMG, Equity Finance at Deutsche Bank, Executive Director at UBS

Carlo Mannino

Co-founder & Executive Director

B.Sc in Mathematics and Computer Science Engineering from MIT, Slavic Languages and Literatures at Harvard College, Software Engineer at Datto, Sr. Software Engineer at JetSmarter

Tao Feng Ph.D

Development Contributor

PhD in Computer Science, Enterprise Architect at IBM Watson, VP Engineer at Deutsche Bank, Senior Consultant at IBM, Developer at JP Morgan

Tech Stack

NEO for smart contracts. Ontology for the digital identity framework. IPFS for file storage. nOS as our dApp operating system. O3 for payments.

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