Advisors

Capsule's growing team is highly distributed, with members located across Europe, Africa, India, Canada, and the U.S. We see this as a great strength because, if you're building a social app to make the world a better place, it helps to have people from diverse parts of it participate in the process.
Balaji Srinavasan
Entrepreneur and investor
Founder of Counsyl (genetic testing) and 21.co (Bitcoin mining) both sold for more than US$100 million each. Former chief technology officer at Coinbase and general partner at Andreessen Horowitz.
Harry Halpin
Activist and technologist
Founder and CEO at Nym Technologies, an open-source, decentralized, and incentivized system that provides full-stack privacy. Visiting researcher at MIT, former member of W3C Web Cryptography group.
Philippe Baumard
Organizational scientist
Founder at Akheros, a software lab exploring behavioral technologies for cybersecurity. Philippe also had prominent government roles in the competitive intelligence and defense sectors within the French government.
Justin Duke
Technologist and entrepreneur
Stripe engineer and founder of Buttondown, a Substack competitor that Justin runs solo as a side project. Buttondown serves thousands of paying users.