Co-Founder & CEO
Ryan Orr is CEO at Chronicled, a technology company that is leveraging blockchain and IoT to power the next generation supply chain solutions. He also serves as a Venture Partner at CrossCoin Ventures in San Francisco, and as a consulting associate professor in Stanford University's Global Projects Center where he has taught classes on finance and entrepreneurship over the past 10 years to law, business, and engineering graduate students. He finished his doctorate at age 25, and at age 27 was the youngest lecturer at the Stanford Graduate School of Business. He has expertise in the areas of technology, finance, infrastructure, and entrepreneurship. In 2001 he co-founded Elastic Path Software, a software development company in Vancouver, BC, which employs 150 people today. In 2010 he co-founded Zanbato, which closed an institutional Series B round in 2015. He holds a PhD in Engineering from Stanford University and was advised in his doctoral studies by Nobel Laureate, Economics, Douglass North.