hkbw3.jpg
 

Proof of Capital

 
Proof of Capital Icon 50.png

About

Proof of Capital is a blockchain focused venture capital fund. Our emphasis is on real adoption and global distribution with a particular focus on Asia and emerging economies. A few sectors we are particularly interested in are: fintech (payment, remittance, custody, wallet), infrastructure (security, identity), hardware, and the consumer layers of the blockchain ecosystem.

Mission

We believe in building a future which belongs to everyone. We partner with purpose-driven entrepreneurs who are building meaningful companies that will drive large scale societal change.

Partners

 
phil.png

Phil Chen - General Partner

Twitter | LinkedIn | Youtube | Email
Phil Chen is the Decentralized Chief Officer at HTC and original creator of the HTC Vive and HTC Exodus product lines. He was previously a managing partner at Presence Capital and advisor to Horizons Ventures. He sat on the board of over 15 companies around the world, including Improbable, Soul Machines, and Kneron, among others.

chris.png

Chris McCann - General Partner

Twitter | LinkedIn | Email
Chris McCann previously founded and led the community program at Greylock Partners, early investors of Facebook, LinkedIn, Airbnb, Dropbox, Coinbase, and more. Chris invested in numerous blockchain networks, including early positions in Bitcoin, Ethereum, Binance, 0x, Stellar, Solana, etc. He co-founded the media company StartupDigest (acquired by TechStars) and created RelayNode, one of the largest media publications covering the blockchain industry covering Silicon Valley and major tech hubs worldwide.

edith.png

Edith Yeung - General Partner

Twitter | LinkedIn | Email
Edith Yeung is a venture capitalist, technology executive, and the creator of the China Internet Report. As the China partner at 500 Startups, Edith invested in more than 40 cross-border mobile, AI and blockchain startups including Silk Labs (acquired by Apple), Fleksy (acquired by Pinterest), Human (acquired by Mapbox), AISense, DayDayCook, AppOnBoard, Hooked, Oasis Labs, Stellar, Solana, Cocos-BCX, Palantir, etc. Edith also worked with many Fortune 500 companies including Siebel, AMS, AT&T Wireless and Autodesk. 

 

Advisors

Neil Dugal   Senior legal counsel for the Omidyar Network, former lead corporate counsel at 500 Startups.

Neil Dugal

Senior legal counsel for the Omidyar Network, former lead corporate counsel at 500 Startups.

Greg Kidd   Former Chief Risk Officer at Ripple, investor in Coinbase, Square, Twitter, etc.

Greg Kidd

Former Chief Risk Officer at Ripple, investor in Coinbase, Square, Twitter, etc.

Dawn Song   Professor at UC Berkeley, MacArthur Fellow award winner.

Dawn Song

Professor at UC Berkeley, MacArthur Fellow award winner.

Kas Vardhanabhuti   Former trader at Soros Fund Management, creator of Sync.

Kas Vardhanabhuti

Former trader at Soros Fund Management, creator of Sync.

Dominic Williams   President and Chief Scientist at Dfinity

Dominic Williams

President and Chief Scientist at Dfinity

Howard Wu   Libsnark co-author, one of the core libraries underpinning Zcash.

Howard Wu

Libsnark co-author, one of the core libraries underpinning Zcash.

Portfolio

Ubanx

Ubanx

blank square.png
blank square.png
blank square.png

Previous Investments

Binance

Binance

Blockstream

Blockstream

Dfinity

Dfinity

Stellar

Stellar

Contact

Hong Kong   180 Hennessy Road, Wanchai District Hong Kong 

Hong Kong

180 Hennessy Road,
Wanchai District
Hong Kong 

Taipei   No. 88, Section 3, Zhongxing Road, Xindian District New Taipei City, Taiwan

Taipei

No. 88, Section 3, Zhongxing Road, Xindian District
New Taipei City, Taiwan

San Francisco   555 4th Street, San Francisco, CA 94107 United States

San Francisco

555 4th Street, San Francisco, CA 94107
United States