about us

We're on a mission to bring blockchain to a billion people

POWERING THE BEST IN BLOCKCHAIN

WHO WE ARE

Empowering blockchain developers everywhere

Alchemy provides the leading blockchain development platform powering millions of users in 197 countries worldwide. Our mission is to provide developers with the fundamental building blocks they need to create the future of technology.

The Alchemy team draws from decades of deep expertise in massively scalable infrastructure, AI, and blockchain from leadership roles at technology pioneers like Google, Microsoft, Facebook, Stanford, and MIT. Backed by Stanford University, Coinbase, the Chairman of Google, Charles Schwab, and founders and executives of globally leading organizations, Alchemy powers billions of dollars of transactions for top companies around the world.

The computer and internet fundamentally improved human life on planet earth. We’re excited to help enable the global opportunity of blockchain - the next tectonic shift.

NIKIL VISWANATHAN

Cofounder and CEO

Nikil is the cofounder and CEO of Alchemy. A serial entrepreneur, he cofounded the #1 social app in the world and has been featured in international media including a New York Times Business cover story, Forbes, Business Insider, and TechCrunch. He has been honored as Forbes 30 under 30, formerly did product management at Facebook, Google, and Microsoft. Nikil graduated with both an undergraduate and master's degree in computer science and artificial intelligence from Stanford University.

JOE LAU

Cofounder and CTO

Joe is the cofounder and CTO of Alchemy. A serial entrepreneur, he cofounded the #1 social app in the world and has been featured in international media including a New York Times Business cover story, Forbes, Business Insider, and TechCrunch. He has been honored as Forbes 30 under 30, formerly did engineering at Pinterest, Google, and Linkedin. Joe graduated with both an undergraduate and master's degree in computer science from Stanford University.

Backed by Leading Investors

Alchemy's investors include top founders, execs, and institutions in the technology industry

Investors
ADITYA AGARWAL
Former CTO, Dropbox
WILL SMITH
Actor
TOM GLOCER
Former CEO, Thomson Reuters
STEVE GARRITY
Founder, Hearsay Social
SHERVIN PISHEVAR
Investor & Entrepreneur
RUCHI SANGHVI
Founder, South Park Commons
RICHARD LI
Partner, Alphablock
REID HOFFMAN
Founder, LinkedIn
PETER THIEL
Founder, PayPal
PAUL VERADITTAKIT
Partner, Pantera Capital
PATRICK KAVANAGH
Head of Crypto, Robinhood
NAVAL RAVIKANT
Founder, AngelList
MICHAEL PEARSON
Director, Google X
MICHAEL KIVES
Founder, K5 Global
MEHRAN SAHAMI
CS Professor, Stanford
MATT OCKO
Founder, DCVC
KEISUKE HONDA
Soccer Superstar
KURT MOBLEY
Partner, SPO
KEVIN HARTZ
Founder, Eventbrite
JOHN HENNESSY
Chairman, Google
JOEY KRUG
Co-CIO, Pantera Capital
JERRY YANG
Founder, Yahoo
JERRY CAIN
CS Professor, Stanford
JEFF SEIBERT
Founder, Crashlytics
JAY Z
Musician & Businessman
JAY BROWN
Founder, Roc Nation
JASON PRADO
Facebook
JAMES HONG
Founder, Hot or Not
ERICK TSENG
Product Director, Facebook
DUNCAN NIEDERAUER
Former CEO, NYSE
DOUG ATKIN
Former CEO, Instinet
CHRIS KELLY
Owner, Sacramento Kings
CHI-HUA CHIEN
Partner, Goodwater Capital
CAMERON RING
Founder, Honor
BALAJI SRINIVASAN
Former CTO, Coinbase
CHARLES SCHWAB
Founder, Charles Schwab

World-class engineering team

Alchemy's team brings decades of industry experience in massively scalable infrastructure and artificial intelligence from Stanford, MIT, Google, Facebook, Microsoft, and other top companies.