Jake is a 1st year MBA at MIT Sloan, where he is passionate about telling the stories of inspiring founders. Jake is plugged into the Boston startup ecosystem, having worked at social impact and technology VC, BlueIO and mobile app startup, Valor Connect. He began his career as an investment banking analyst at AGC Partners in San Francisco. Jake is currently working with the MIT Alumni Angels to connect great MIT startups with MIT alumni. In his free time, you can find Jake struggling to build his yoga practice, playing spike ball on the Boston Common, or perfecting a new recipe. You can reach Jake at jakeh@thestartu.com.

Enigma is solving scalable privacy for blockchains

Enigma is solving scalable privacy for blockchains Enigma is a company building technology for the blockchain space, including a privacy protocol and crypto trading platform. Blockchain (the technology responsible for the cryptocurrency craze) is transforming the way companies and individuals transact by removing third-party intermediaries and recording transactions on a distributed ledger verified by a…