Founded in 2017, Vereign AG is a RegTech startup in the CryptoValley in Zug, Switzerland.
As a team we are dedicated to openness, security and the Open Source community. Our mission is to provide the necessary building blocks for the distributed digital economy.
We are a trustworthy partner for institutions to solve regulatory and compliance challenges including General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). Our solution helps overcome organisational barriers with a platform for sovereign use in cooperatives, associations and use cases spanning multiple institutions.
Blockchain allows for the creation of open innovation ecosystems. Ours is formed of many customers, partners, associations and projects to which our team and solutions add value.
Notary Trade is a Swiss cooperative of users, lawyers, notaries and institutions. It is the first network built upon the solution developed by Vereign, and will afford its users all the benefits of the token economy, including pseudonymous peer to peer trading, while guaranteeing full KYC and AML compliance and legal protection for its participants.
IBM is among the leading IT companies and driving innovation in hard- and software. Vereign is a Special Business Partner of IBM, working together in OpenPOWER hardware and Hyperledger blockchain technologies. Working together for enterprise grade service and delivery, Vereign appliances will be based on IBM Power9 servers.
Based in the CryptoValley in Zug, Lykke is one of the premier cryptocurrency exchanges and wallets. As fully licensed intermediary and Initial Coin Offering (ICO) platform, Lykke is working with Vereign in the areas of notarisation of a compliant ICO process, customer identification and blockchain capacity for instant settlement.
Change38 is a peer to peer market place for sustainable electricity that works on top of existing power grids. Consumers can choose their own mix and pay producers of sustainable electricity directly. For the customer identification and verification, Change38 requires an energy efficient, community based, verified and sovereign solution.
CB Financial Services
CB Financial Services is a leading financial intermediary in Switzerland for digital banking and fully licensed by the Swiss financial market authority for entirely digital on-boarding and contract signing. Vereign is partnering with CBFS in the areas of on-boarding as well as GDPR compliant user identity and data storage.
Open Law is both an association and a community dedicated to bring innovation and openness into the legal sector. As a neutral and trusted facilitator, Open Law works with Vereign AG and Notary Trade to build upon understanding of enterprise blockchain, smart contracts and their impact for the legal profession.
The Linux Foundation supports the creation of sustainable open source ecosystems by providing financial and intellectual resources, infrastructure, services, events, and training. Working together, The Linux Foundation and its projects form the most ambitious and successful investment in the creation of shared technology.
Industry-leading organizations have joined Hyperledger to support the development of enterprise-grade, cross-industry open platforms for distributed ledgers. Vereign is an active member of the Hyperledger incubator maintained which provides essential components to our enterprise blockchain solutions, and we are committed to good citizenship in the Hyperledger community.
The Sovrin Alliance is a way for individuals and organizations to join Sovrin and get involved with its mission of providing self-sovereign identity for all. Verified and Sovereign technologies are in our name, and identity is a crucial component of our solutions, which is why Vereign takes great interest in Sovrin.
The OpenPOWER Foundation was founded in 2013 as an open technical membership organization that will enable data centers to rethink their approach to technology. OpenPOWER based hardware is unrivalled in its data centre capabilities and the only platform with full transparency, a necessary requirement for trust into any solution.
The SCION Architecture was developed by the ETH Zurich for scalability, control and isolation on next-generation networks. It is being deployed by Swiss ISPs and banks in 2018 and the Vereign technical team is working with the group at the ETH to secure our solutions at the network level.
Collabora is the leading development and support company for LibreOffice on the desktop and in the web. Vereign is partnering with Collabora for online editing and real time cooperation on documents of any kind.
Red Hat makes Open Source technologies for the enterprise, including the Enterprise Linux platform and OpenShift, both of which are being used as part of the Vereign technology stack.
Crypto Valley Association
The Crypto Valley Association is an independent, government-supported association established to take full advantage of Switzerland’s strengths to build the world’s leading blockchain and cryptographic technologies ecosystem. As a RegTech from the Crypto Valley, Vereign is an active member of the Crypto Valley Association.
Trakia Tech is a platform for sharing technology and knowledge with a mission to digitally transform manufacturing, finance and other traditional industries based. It is based in the Trakian Crypto Valley of Plovdiv, Bulgaria a hub for technology, trade and innovation for over 6000 years and home to Vereign Labs Ltd.
Open Invention Network
OIN is a defensive patent pool and community of patent non-aggression which enables freedom of action in Linux. As such it is possibly the most important legal shield in the Open Source world to protect open innovation and our ability to deliver a fully compliant, secure and open solution.
Our products and services allow the creation of networks governed by their own communities.
The people behind Vereign
Georg C. F. Greve Co-Founder & President
Georg Greve is a software developer, physicist, entrepreneur and co-founder of Vereign AG. Previously he was founding president at Kolab Systems AG and the Free Software Foundation Europe (FSFE), where he received the German Federal Cross of Merit on Ribbon for his groundbreaking work on Open Standards and Free Software.
Gonpo Tsering Co-Founder
Gonpo Tsering, lic.oec.HSG and MBA (IMD), was on the Executive Board of DKSH Holding Ltd for over a decade. He has in-depth global experiences in IT, M&A, Marketing, Finance and managing large projects. Also, he was on the boards of various companies. Today, he is a significant private equity investor.
Giles Vincent Brand & UI/UX Partner
Giles’ career has spanned across the globe delivering effective brand, marketing and UX/UI for over 20 years. Everyone from large enterprises to innovative start ups have benefited from his intuitive user-centred design. Giles is responsible for our beautiful brand work and having our customers needs at the forefront of everything that we do.
Gospodin Bodurov Development Lead
Enthusiastic professional with personal achievements at national and international competitions of Mathematics and Informatics. Focused and determined, with interests in Computer Science and Project Management. He is in charge of technical design decisions, leading our development team, technical hiring and senior software development.
Gyuner Zeki Technical Lead
Gyuner is a experienced technical lead, software engineer and co-founder of SuperSecure and DostaviTuk. Extraordinary passionate about email services and other technologies that changed the world for the better. His responsibility in Vereign AG includes sustain technical vision within the development team, the head of QA team and support to DevOps team.
Ivan Dzheferov Marketing
Ivan Dzheferov is a software engineer, project manager and community builder responsible for helping our team exceed client expectations as product owner and general manager for Vereign Labs. He built a vast network, including as co-founder of the Trakia Tech think tank and the entrepreneur behind Plovdiv's leading co-working space.
Blagovest Petrov DevOps Engineer
Blagovest Petrov is an accomplished systems engineer and co-founder of the largest Open Source association in Bulgaria, amongst other things organizing Linux certifications. His extensive experience includes critical systems for the Ministry of Transport of Bulgaria and the infrastructure and design of a large scale, distributed ERP system.
& Systems Architect
Viktor Matanski Senior Software Developer & Systems Architect
Viktor Matanski is an experienced software developer, computer scientist and systems architect. He is passionate about social change and civil rights and in his spare time shares his experience as a lecturer at the Plovdiv University "Paisii Hilendarski", where he specialises in computer technologies, machine learning, data processing and music.
Vereign stands for Verified and Sovereign just like our users
Our first product will be an appliance that follows our principles from the ground up:
Hardware, firmware, software open, verified, sovereign. We believe in community and cooperation.