Jendrik Poloczek

Jendrik is Principal Research Engineer at Greenfield, leading the firm’s technical research and infrastructure investments. He was previously Co-Founder and CTO of Reebo, a smart contract monitoring solution and head of engineering of TokenAnalyst, a blockchain data provider, which became part of Coinbase.

Jendrik holds a Master of Science degree in computer science from the University of Oldenburg.

Publications from Jendrik

  • _Research
    Tags: , , Published On: October 10th, 2022

    Privacy is under attack. The most successful corporations of our time have built their entire business model on surveillance capitalism. The blockchain is – in its most fundamental form as a public ledger of all transactions – a privacy hell. In this multi-disciplinary essay, we summarise where Greenfield stands on this issue and explore how crypto-native solutions can address the tension between public interest and the personal need for privacy.

  • _Research
    Tags: Published On: August 16th, 2022

    Permissionlessness and composability are crucial requirements for protocol primitives to become relevant. The area of possible application of an asset defines its overall utility value. Analog, digital fashion collections, metaverses, and protocols that enable interoperability will become more relevant.

  • _Research
    Tags: Published On: May 19th, 2022

    Last summer, we decided to run infrastructure for our portfolio networks in-house. The Vega network, in which we’ve invested in late 2019, was ready for the launch of both test- and mainnet and held an open community call for participation for the initial validator set.