Alan Reiner - Founder, Armory

Alan Reiner

Position: Founder, Armory

Education: Graduate Degrees in Engineering Mechanics and Applied Mathematics

GitHub: @etotheipi

Alan Reiner was the former CTO and Founder of Armory. He is a cryptocurrency security pioneer and widely recognized as a world leading Bitcoin security expert and as a trusted source for security best practices. Under his leadership Armory innovated new Bitcoin security features and enterprise-grade functionality.

Reiner stepped down from Armory on February 4, 2016. Other developers will continue the project.


Alan spent seven years at John Hopkins Applied Physics Laboratory developing sophisticated real-time image and video processing algorithms for missile defense.


He holds graduate degrees in engineering mechanics and applied mathematics with additional background in statistics, data mining and cryptography.