The Counterparty Foundation is an independent not-for-profit organization dedicated to fostering the growth and open development of the Counterparty platform. Our mission is to strengthen the future of the Counterparty ecosystem by promoting innovation, decentralization, standardization, openness and community participation.

The Counterparty Foundation is also here to help organizations and individuals navigate the rapidly changing landscape of the Counterparty technology. From mentoring and guidance to promotion and advocacy, we’re here to guide our community’s interests as we revolutionize the world’s financial system.

Foundation Vision

Our vision is to support the Bitcoin community by offering extended and enhanced tools for finance, risk-reduction, and counterparty agent software.

Foundation Activities

We believe that Counterparty, will reduce settlement inefficiencies in both traditional finance markets, as well as exotic new forms of Internet commerce. We strive to achieve the following objectives:

  1. Facilitate crucial administrative and financial functions for the Counterparty development community
  2. Provide consulting and advice to community members
  3. Advance the development of the Counterparty protocol and its associated projects
  4. Educate the community on the Counterparty technology and its uses
  5. Drive global Counterparty awareness
  6. Standardize the Counterparty software and protocol and remove obstacles for mainstream adoption

Board of Directors

Dante DeAngelis
Dante DeAngelis
Community Director
Shawn Leary
Shawn Leary
Community Director
Michael Sullivan
Michael Sullivan
Community Director
John Villar
John Villar
Community Director
JP Jansen
JP Jansen
Community Director