Roham Gharegozlou

Founder & CEO of Axiom Zen

Roham is founder and CEO of Axiom Zen, an award-winning venture studio that specializes in emerging technology.
Axiom Zen’s first public blockchain project, CryptoKitties, was one of the world’s first blockchain games and the most successful to date. Within a week of their public launch, CryptoKitties boasted:
● 60,000 registered users,
● $5.8 million in transactions
● ~25% of the Ethereum network traffic
● Coverage via Fortune, Bloomberg, and BBC
● Public regard for making blockchain technology accessible
Axiom Zen was named first among Canada’s Most Innovative Companies by Canadian Business. Their products have touched 200+ million consumers and are used by the world’s leading companies, including Facebook, Microsoft, and NASA, as well as by eminent academic institutions and government organizations. They pride themselves in diversity of talent: a team of ~80 creatives includes
published authors, over a dozen former founders, diversity from 20+ national origins, and decades of collective experience at startups and Fortune 500s alike. Axiom Zen has been working with Bitcoin and various forms of blockchain and distributed ledger technologies since 2014. Axiom Zen is also the team behind ZenHub, the world’s leading collaboration solution for technical teams using GitHub; and the developer of Timeline, named Apple’s Best App of January, Editor’s Choice in 10 countries, and Best New App in 88 countries. Axiom Zen is the creator of Toby, recognized as Top Chrome Extension of the year by both Google and Product Hunt, and the parent company of Hammer & Tusk, a leader in the world of immersive experiences (AR/VR). Axiom Zen's work has been featured in TIME Magazine, The New York Times, Vice, and Fast Company.