Symbiont, a New York, NY-based financial technology startup, received an investment of undisclosed amount.
Backers included Atlantic Merchant Capital Investors and Celeridem Capital Management.
Founded by CEO Mark Smith, Symbiont provides blockchain technology IP and tools to automate decentralized peer to peer trading of Smart Securities™.
The company’s board includes:
– Mark Smith (CEO);
– Robby Dermody (Symbiont’s President);
– Neil DeSena, founder of Sena Hill Partners and former Managing Director, Global Head of REDI Products at Goldman Sachs;
– Duncan Niederauer, former CEO of the New York Stock Exchange; and
– Shiv Govindan, Managing Member of Celeridem, and former President of Resource Financial Institutions Group, Inc., the FIG investment group at Resource America, Inc.
09/05/2016: Symbiont Secures $1.25M in Seed Funding