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What is ConsenSys?

Consensys is a blockchain software technology company focused on developing decentralized software and applications on the Ethereum blockchain founded by Ethereum co-founder Joseph Lubin in 2014.

Consensys incubates a collection of technologists and entrepreneurs looking forward to the future of the web (web 3.0) and exploring different ways to build the infrastructure to support applications that will enable a decentralized future, ultimately furthering the adoption of blockchain technology.

How Can a Startup become part of Consensys?

Interested technologists and entrepreneurs can become part of Consensys by simply reaching out to Consensys labs — a venture production studio that currently incubates over 50 projects on the Ethereum blockchain to deliver Ethereum-based solutions. 

This venture studio provides required resources, tools, and talent to Consensys mesh companies building enterprise-grade blockchain solutions ranging from infrastructure protocols, developer tools, core components, and protocol-based open platform network applications. 

Consensys Academy is an arm of Consensys specializing in bridging the Ethereum knowledge gap, revolutionizing education through blockchain technology, and encouraging startups to create blockchain products.


One of the popularly known projects by Consensys in the blockchain community is Metamask. This application allows users to access their Ethereum wallet through a browser extension or mobile app, which can then be used to interact with decentralized applications.