Alberto Sonnino

Facebook Calibra

A co-founder and researcher at, which builds a scalable smart contract platform — now Alberto is a Research Scientist at Facebook Calibra, based in London. His research interests are in distributed systems, blockchains, and privacy enhancing technologies. He has a special interest in cryptography. In the past, Alberto worked on numerical calculations and simulations for physics-related problems (plasma physics, category theory, symmetry groups).