OUR MISSION

Providing a crypto custody service more secure than hardware, more delightful than ice cream.

We will offer the first non-custodial digital currency wallet that removes the need to manage your private keys. We use a mobile-first software approach with cutting-edge cryptography to secure your crypto assets.

Team

Don’t ask us why but we are obsessed with cracking the perfect crypto wallet. None of us are happy with the status quo, so we assembled a team that shares the vision and passion to create the ultimate service for securing and managing crypto assets. Bringing together expertise in the fields of cryptography, security, engineering, product, design and marketing, we are committed to building something that will make a difference.
CORE TEAM

Ouriel Ohayon

Co-founder, CEO
I hate losing my wallet.

Gary Benattar

Co-founder, Engineering
I eat the same boring salad every day and climb mostly fake mountains.

Tal Be'ery

Co-founder, Security
I like riding my decentralized unicycle.

Omer Shlomovits

Co-founder, Cryptography
Choose the red pill, every time.

Josh Ben-David

Director of Product
Mo' crypto, mo' problems.

Matan Guttman

Mobile Software Engineer
Runner, cyclist and aspiring real-life ninja.

Tzach Vayness

Senior Software Engineer
The elevator to success is out of order. Please take the stairs.

ADVISORS

Robert Cohen

Director of the Board

Claudio Orlandi, PhD

Advisory Board Member, Cryptography

Ittay Eyal, PhD

Advisory Board Member, Distributed Systems

Morten Dahl, PhD

Advisory Board Member, Formal Verification

Frédéric Peschanski, PhD

Advisory Board Member, Formal Verification

Investors

KZen Networks is backed by savvy and well-established investors who share our vision and passion for building a superior solution for managing and securing your crypto assets.

Research

Cryptography, security and research is at the heart of what we do. KZen Networks has received research grants from some of the leading projects in the crypto world. We are committed to working hand-in-hand with all the builders of digital assets in order to provide the best native support and experience.
"KZen's approach to cryptocurrency wallets is forward-looking and will greatly benefit the Tezos ecosystem."  - Tezos
"There is a real need for more secure storage options for cryptographic assets. We at Zilliqa are excited to support KZen in the building of their innovative wallet ."  - Zilliqa

In the Press

Developers

We believe in open source and we love working with developers from around the world. Our project is very ambitious and we know that building it alone will not be enough.

If you are a developer who is passionate about cryptography, key management, and blockchain in general, join us in this fascinating adventure.

Careers

We are a team united around a big vision. Together, we work hard, laugh a lot, and build cutting-edge technology that will matter in your everyday life. Join us on our journey!

We're Hiring:

FAQ

Are we bullish on crypto?

Yes.

Do we plan an ICO?

Nope.

What is our favorite crypto wallet?

Ours.

When are we launching our wallet?

We will be in private beta in the coming weeks. Sign up to our newsletter to get notified first.

Is our approach open source?

Yes, check our Github for reviews or contributions.

How can you contribute?

If you are a working on a blockchain or digital assets, please contact us to discuss a potential partnership.

If you are looking for a job opportunity we may have a sweet spot for you. Check out our careers section.

If you are a developer you can help us with our code.

If you are interested in participating in our closed beta and giving us feedback on the product, sign-up to our newsletter.

What does KZen mean?

KZen (pronounced Kay-Zen) is both a reference to the Japanese word Kaizen (meaning “improvement”) and ZK or Zero-Knowledge, the well-known cryptographic proving method. It also sounds great 🙂