Meet the Makers

We are founders, leaders, and builders with a variety of backgrounds and experiences. Our goal is to shape the most fundamental DeFi building blocks so that everyone has the opportunity to participate in a future where finance is equitable and secure. We started Primitive to foster in that future, one block at a time.

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Alex

CEO

Chief Executive Optimist.

Zach

CPO

Here to build the most innovative financial products since the perp.

Matt

CTO

Phileas the Lumbridge Guide.

Clément

Lead Protocol Engineer

I'm a builder at heart dedicated to engineering friendly code. Each of the tools I build is to make your life easier and mine too.

0xEstelle

Head of Research

I’m a curious trans woman who loves astrophysics and optimization problems. When I’m not researching, I’m out exploring nature, enjoying the city, or baking. On a mission to minimize trust-based dependencies in finance.

RJ

Senior Frontend Engineer

Top fragger. Flow state is my happy place.

John

Senior Frontend Engineer

I make the difference in how stuff works.

0xJepsen

Quantitative Researcher

I am passionate about mathematics and trustless systems. When I'm not researching, I am at the gym or playing soccer. My most recent work has been modeling discrete event systems with tropical algebra.

Royce

Designer

I design crypto applications and I have a naked cat.

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