BLNS is a fintech company developing pioneering secure and scalable transaction and payment solutions built on blockchain technology. We are a high-powered team of former bankers, rocket scientists, technologists and blockchain experts.
Our established track record of building successful businesses in technology and finance enables us to deliver next-generation, user-focused fintech products.
Designed for mobile
- No external power port, physical cables or USB connections required
- Seamless integration with BLNSwallet
- Clean, minimalistic design
- Can support practically all cryptocurrencies and tokens
- Instantaneous connection without switches or buttons
Convenient credit card form factor
- Adheres to the ISO/IEC 7810 ID-1 (ID and credit card) standard
- Fits in virtually all wallets and can be kept with you at all times
Powered through NFC
- Eliminates requirement for internal battery
- No risk of running out of power
Automated secure backup
- Split backup to secure storage
- No mnemonic required
Competitive price point
- Lowest-cost hardware wallet producer
- Pricing at fraction of the cost of existing hardware wallets
Significant new market
- Majority still using exchanges and software wallets
- High price point has been a major obstacle to mass adoption
Proprietary two-stage master seed derivation method
- Eliminates requirement to reveal master seed for backup puroses
- Ensures true randomness
Secure private key storage
- Mater seed and private keys stored in tamper-proof Common Criteria EAL6+ certified secure element
- Private keys never leave the secure element
- Communicates via encrypted and mutually-authenticated NFC
- Bypasses the proven vulnerabilities of plug-in devices
We are a global team of former bankers, inventors, and rainmakers with an established track record of building successful businesses.
Our experience in blockchain, software engineering, quantitative analytics, and financial services enables us to deliver next-generation fintech products.
- Qualified attorney who practiced with a leading global auditing firm
- Over 20 years' high-level experience as a business owner and a corporate executive in various global enterprises spanning a range of industries
Chief Executive Officer
- Experienced investment banking professional and executive director
- Co-founder of Dubai-based independent corporate finance advisory boutique Rockbury Capital
- Self-confessed technology and blockchain geek
Petr Švenda, Ph.D.
Security Architect and Senior Developer
- Security researcher with a focus on applied cryptography, secure hardware and lightweight cryptographic protocols
- Results presented at top industrial and academic conferences, including BlackHat and USENIX Security
- Has developed a range of open-source tools for security analysis of smartcards
- Security researcher and Ph.D. candidate at Masaryk University (Czech Republic)
- Designed and implemented Monero support for the Trezor open-source hardware wallet
- Previously CTO of a secure messaging start-up company; system architect and senior developer at Enigma Bridge (UK)
Senior Developer (Nona)
- Diverse experience across wide variety of projects using technologies and frameworks including AWS/serverless, web sockets, React, React Native, and Electron
Divan van Tonder
Junior Developer (Nona)
- UI developer with a focus on web and mobile platforms
- Has worked on a broad scope of projects for both small startups and large enterprises
- Experienced in operations in the retail, non-profit and online media sectors.
- Has strong quantitative and analytical skills, with an academic background in actuarial science and mathematical finance.