Growth for all.

Let’s start with a hard truth — the technologies touted as the next frontier in finance have sown as much doubt and confusion as they have innovation. And more access to more financial products hasn't always meant better access to better products.

Technology, on its face, can't create real impact until it is put in the hands of those who understand the inner structures, rules, and regulations of the markets they are trying to improve.

Brightvine gives parties across the fixed-income landscape the tools to sell and finance assets faster, cheaper, and easier than ever before.

Built by a team of industry experts, we harness today's most disruptive technology NOT to disrupt, but to BUILD the future with the leaders of today. Bringing Real World Assets into a digital landscape will bring greater access to the greatest assets.

This is the future we envision.

This is Brightvine.

Brightvine is not a FINRA member broker-dealer. For any activities indicated that may require FINRA membership, Brightvine is not conducting such activities, in general, and for such activities, in particular.

Meet the Team

Joe Vellanikaran
CEO, Co-Founder
Sandy Liu
CPO, Co-Founder
Davey Sherwinter
CMO, Co-Founder
Devin Gray
Karissa Cooper
Head of People
Crystal Johnson
General Manager
Malcolm Cusack
Software Engineer
Dave Miller
Software Engineer
Cooper Strahan
Software Engineer
Arnold Smithson
Associate Engineer
Adrian Abrams
Marketing Manager
Drew Binkley
Sr. Product Designer


Dr. Stefan Beyer
Managing Partner
Oak Security
Justin Schmidt
Fmr. Head of Digital Asset Markets
Goldman Sachs
Coley O'Brien
Co-Founder, Partner
44 Venture Opportunities

Backed by World-Class Investors

A letter from our CEO

Brightvine is giving the power back to investors; the power to improve our planet and our communities. Here you not only gain access to the highest quality, most trusted digital offerings, but to each other. That connection is what strengthens us and is the greatest catalyst for change.

Joe Vellanikaran

Founder and CEO

Read more about Brightvine's journey ->

Our leadership

Joe Vellanikaran
Chief Executive Officer
Devin Gray
Chief Technology Officer
Sandy Liu
Chief Product Officer
Davey Sherwinter
Chief Marketing Officer
Karissa Cooper
Head of People
Tim Near
Senior Product Manager

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