Ciarán is a General Partner at BlueYard Capital, an early stage VC firm focusing on the decentralization of markets, empowerment of individuals and the liberation of data.

Amongst others, he has backed companies working on a new decentralised web-stack, such as BigchainDB (IPDB), OB1 (OpenBazaar), Protocol Labs (IPFS, Filecoin) and Userfeeds. Ciarán is based in Berlin and invests across Europe and the U.S.