Origin Protocol

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Origin Protocol is a company developing a platform for creating sharing economy marketplaces using the Ethereum blockchain and IPFS. The platform allows developers and businesses to build decentralized marketplaces on the blockchain. Its features include creating, browsing and managing listings for the fractional usage of assets and services, as well as leaving ratings and reviews.

HQSan Francisco, CA, US

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Employees (est.) (Sept 2021)53(+6%)
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Key People/Management at Origin Protocol

Josh Fraser

Josh Fraser

Matthew Liu

Matthew Liu

Micah Alcorn

Micah Alcorn

Director of Product
Franck Chastagnol

Franck Chastagnol

VP of Engineering
Max Unger

Max Unger

Head of Community
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Origin Protocol Office Locations

Origin Protocol has offices in San Francisco and George Town
San Francisco, CA, US (HQ)
845 Market St #450A
George Town, KY
Floor 4, Willow House
George Town, KY
The Harbour Centre, 42 N Church St
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Origin Protocol Financials and Metrics

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Origin Protocol total Funding

$38.1 m

Origin Protocol latest funding size

$6.6 m

Time since last funding

3 years ago

Origin Protocol investors

Origin Protocol's latest funding round in July 2018 was reported to be $6.6 m. In total, Origin Protocol has raised $38.1 m
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Origin Protocol Cybersecurity Score

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Origin Protocol Online and Social Media Presence

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Origin Protocol News and Updates

Origin Protocol Loses $7M in Latest Flash Loan Attack

Blockchain project Origin Dollar (OUSD) has sustained an oracle manipulation attack. The attacker used flash loans to grab $3.25 million.

Origin Protocol Blogs

Origin Tokens (OGN) Are Now On CoinList

We are excited to announce that CoinList has listed OGN on their exchange with USD and USDT trading pairs. We worked with CoinList during our fundraising efforts and a large number of our original token holders joined the Origin community via the CoinList platform in 2018. CoinList has hosted some o…

Origin and Inspiration4 Partner for Good

Origin is joining forces with Inspiration4, launching on SpaceX’s Falcon 9, in their mission to represent a new era of human space exploration while garnering support for one of the world’s most noble causes. Commanded by Jared Isaacman, an accomplished 38-year-old pilot and the CEO and founder of S…

Win Weekly NFTs When You Borrow or Lend OGN on C.R.E.A.M Finance

Origin is proud to be partnering with C.R.E.A.M Finance, a decentralized lending protocol, to giveaway four NFTs over the next four weeks to users who borrow and lend Origin Tokens (OGN) on cream.finance. The contest is the first phase of C.R.E.A.M’s latest initiative to merge DeFi with NFTs and the…

Origin Partners with Polygon to Offer Mainstream Layer 2 NFTs

At Origin, we’re committed to bringing NFTs to the mainstream. We believe NFTs can be used to create compelling new use cases for creators across to engage and interact with their fans. Art, collectibles, access tokens, social tokens, and tokens that represent physical merchandise and other items wi…

Origin Dollar (OUSD) Now Featured In The Gnosis Safe App Store

We’re huge fans of Gnosis and their Safe multi-sig product here at Origin. We use Safes not only to secure our treasury but also the execution rights to important governance functions on our smart contracts. Safes are a critical piece of our infrastructure, not only for Origin but also for the entir…

The OUSD Dapp Now Uses Smart Transaction Routing to Get You the Best Price

Thousands of people have used the OUSD DApp to upgrade their stablecoins into Origin Dollars (OUSD). Our users love how OUSD earns the highest yields available across DeFi while sitting in their wallets. No staking. No lockups. No hassle. Just buy and hold OUSD to earn.We are excited to introduce th…
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Origin Protocol Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Origin Protocol founded?

    Origin Protocol was founded in 2017.

  • Who are Origin Protocol key executives?

    Origin Protocol's key executives are Josh Fraser, Matthew Liu and Micah Alcorn.

  • How many employees does Origin Protocol have?

    Origin Protocol has 53 employees.

  • Who are Origin Protocol competitors?

    Competitors of Origin Protocol include Jumio, Omocom and ihopa.

  • Where is Origin Protocol headquarters?

    Origin Protocol headquarters is located at 845 Market St #450A, San Francisco.

  • Where are Origin Protocol offices?

    Origin Protocol has offices in San Francisco and George Town.

  • How many offices does Origin Protocol have?

    Origin Protocol has 3 offices.