Helping Web 3 Startups Succeed

We are an accelerator platform that helps startups source liquidity and build community with support from a broad industry network
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What Is the DeFi Alliance?

The DeFi Alliance is the leading decentralized finance accelerator.
We help startups source liquidity and support from a broad industry network.
Together, we will grow DeFi to one billion users by 2025.

Accelerators
Accelelator

50+

Alumni Startups

65+

Industry Mentors
Industry Network
Industry network

150+

Companies

60+

Market Makers and Liquidity Providers

Accelerated Alumni

We’ve helped the best DeFi protocols source liquidity and grow

What Makes Us Unique?

Liquidity

Our network includes 60+ institutional market makers and liquidity providers. We help startups connect with pro trading firms, launch liquidity incentive programs, and attract instant liquidity.

Community

We help founders connect with 100s of professional community builders, traders, investors, other founders, and core service providers like auditors, law firms and exchanges. Our web app and Discord community makes connecting easy.

Investment

Our network includes dozens of DeFi’s top venture investors. Through our Accelerator program and activities like demo days, our startups gain instant access to funding so they can focus on building.

Our Mentors

Our mentors are DeFi founders, community leaders, investors and traders.
They’re also very cool humans and a cat! Meet some below.

Meltem Demirors
Strategy Officer
Meltem Demirors
Roham Gharegozlou
Co-founder and CEO
Roham Gharegozlou
Stani Kulechov
Founder and CEO
Stani Kulechov
Saurabh Sharma
General Partner
Saurabh Sharma
Aggroed
CEO
Aggroed
Peter Haymond
Ecosystem Growth
Peter Haymond
Ricky Li
Co-founder
Ricky Li
Kain Warwick
Founder
Kain Warwick
Jason Chapman
Co-founder/Managing Partner
Jason Chapman
Piers Kicks
Senior Associate
Piers Kicks
Colleen Sullivan
Co-Founder and CEO
Colleen Sullivan
Soona Amhaz
General Partner
Soona Amhaz
Bored Elon
MetaMeme, Investor, Game Designer
Bored Elon
Peter Johnson
Partner
Peter Johnson
Gabby Dizon
Co-Founder
Gabby Dizon
Sandeep Nailwal
Chief Operations Officer
Sandeep Nailwal
Anatoly Yakovenko
Founder/CEO
Anatoly  Yakovenko
Jake Chervinsky
General Counsel
Jake Chervinsky
David Post
Managing Director
David Post
CL
13 Year Old Shitposter
CL
Mable Jiang
Multicoin Capital
Mable Jiang
Miko Matsumura
General Partner
Miko Matsumura
Tushar Jai
Managing Partner
Tushar Jai
Loi Luu
Co-Founder and CEO
Loi Luu
Alex Beasant
Researcher
Alex Beasant
Austin Griffith
Director of Research
Austin Griffith
Xinshu Dong
Partner
Xinshu Dong
Xochitl Cazador
Ecosystem Growth
Xochitl Cazador
Evgeny Gaevoy
Founder and CEO
Evgeny Gaevoy
Jeffrey "Jihoz" Zirlin
Co-Founder
Jeffrey "Jihoz" Zirlin
Brian Melville
Director of Strategy
Brian Melville
Daniel Robinson
Head of Research
Daniel Robinson
Min Teo
Managing Partner
Min Teo
Amelia Cai
Investment Partner
Amelia Cai
Santiago Santos
General Partner
Santiago Santos
Bill Laboon
Technical Education Lead
Bill Laboon
Caleb Applegate
COO
Caleb Applegate
Spencer Applebaum
Associate
Spencer Applebaum
Gubsheep
Co-founder
Gubsheep

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