Zooko has been an active cypherpunk for 24 years. He has contributed in cryptographic algorithms, peer-to-peer systems, and computer security. In the last few years he has turned entrepreneur, founding companies to develop and promote freedom-defending technologies: first https://LeastAuthority.com and now https://z.cash .
Zooko has more than 20 years of experience in open, decentralized systems, cryptography and information security, and startups. He is recognized for his work on DigiCash, Mojo Nation, ZRTP, “Zooko's Triangle”, Tahoe-LAFS, BLAKE2, and SPHINCS. He is the Founder of Least Authority and Zcash. He sometimes blogs about health science (http://ketotic.org). He tweets a lot.