Our vision

At Tendermint, we empower people to create a transparent and accountable world through open, distributed, and interoperable networks.


Digital assets secured on Cosmos blockchains


GitHub stars on Cosmos & Tendermint projects


Projects in the Cosmos & Tendermint ecosystem


What we're working on

Tendermint is the gateway to the Cosmos ecosystem. We build critical infrastructure for open networks, like the Cosmos SDK, Tendermint Core, and Gaia. We lead developer experience by providing best-in-class tools to peer into an ever expanding Cosmos.

Tendermint Core

Cosmos SDK

IBC Protocol

Core Values

What we stand for


Who we are

Jae Kwon
Chief Architect/Founder
Peng Zhong
CEO & President
Chjango Unchained
VP of Ecosystem Development
Gautier Marin
Documentation Specialist
Juwoon Yun
Protocol Research Engineer
Shelley Chang
Director of Internal Operations
Michelle Leech
PR & Corporate Comms
Jin Kwon
Chief of Staff & Partnerships
Alessio Treglia
Director of Engineering
Jordan Sexton
Lead Front End Engineer
Brent Xu
Senior Manager of Strategic Partnerships
Kelsey Lopez
Operations Administrator
Chris Abejon
Denis Fadeev
Director of Developer Experience
Nass Donald
Director of Design
Natalia Puntel
Senior Manager of Recruiting
Cyrus Goh
Front End Engineer
Adriana Mihai
Manager of Marketing & Community
Josh Lee
Ecosystem Analyst
Maura Jeffery
Accounting Manager
Jonathan Gimeno
Lead Software Development Engineer
Carolyn Pehrson
Executive Assistant
Jeff Schibel
VP of People
Helder Moreira
Site Reliability Engineer
Ilker Ozturk
Software Engineer
Vince MingPu Shao
UI Designer & Developer
Paddy McHale
Protocol Developer
Sahith Narahari
SDK Engineer
Tobias Schwarz
Ecosystem Development Engineer
Brian Luk
Ecosystem Development Engineer
Griffin Anderson
Technical Ecosystem Lead Analyst
Lucas Bertrand
Software Engineer
Alain Pulluelo
Lead Security Architect
David Grierson
Lead Business Analyst
Frojdi Dymylja
SDK Engineer

Board of Directors

Heng (Harriet) Cao
Co-Founder at IRIS Foundation Limited
Peng Zhong
CEO & President
Claire Hough
CTO at Lyte
Nick Tomaino
Founder and General Partner at 1confirmation
Jae Kwon
Chief Architect/Founder

In the network

Jim Yang
Sunny Aggarwal