the crypto staking industry.
We provide insights and investment tools for private and institutional investors through unbiased & live staking market data, simplifying portfolio & calculator tools, and deep research analysis about the staking industry.
Our API feed is being used by companies like Coinbase and Bitcoin Suisse. Founded in 2017, we’re the first and most trusted brand in staking.
At Staking Rewards we believe that cryptocurrencies combined with yield-bearing strategies like staking will allow everyone in the world to establish sustainable passive income streams.
This is why we’re on a mission to increase transparency, reduce entry-barriers and enable private users to become financially independent.
Founded in 2017 by brothers Mirko and Jannik Schmiedl, Staking Rewards has grown to become a team of over 10 professionals, exceedingly passionate about a decentralized, open, and transparent financial community for all. Our team is truly decentralized with colleagues spanning across 10 different countries, 4 continents and 8 timezones. Learn some more about our team below:
- Mirko SchmiedlCEO & Co-FounderMirko is the Co-Founder and CEO at Staking Rewards where he created the company with his brother Jannik. He has been researching Proof of Stake Networks and yield-bearing digital assets since 2013, eventually turning his passion into a career. He currently leads a team of 12 on a mission to bring passive income to all through digital assets. Prior to Staking Rewards he led a Bitcoin Mining Operation in Southeast Asia.
- Jannik SchmiedlCTO & Co-FounderJannik is the Co-Founder & CTO at Staking Rewards where he teamed up with Mirko to build the infrastructure of Staking Rewards. He is a coder by heart, staking enthusiast and a self-proclaimed coffee nerd based out of Hamburg. He previously worked at Check24 and has a degree in Mediasystems from HAW Hamburg.
- Marian WalterHead of Biz DevMarian Walter leads Business Development at Staking Rewards. With a background in Fintech (ex-Revolut), he is making the SR20 crypto index come to life. In crypto since 2017, he is passionate about the ample opportunities for wealth creation it offers, and working in this fast moving industry.
- Hady MahmoudHead of EngineeringHady Mahmoud is the Head of Engineering at Staking Rewards. He's responsible for the happiness of our developers, the effectiveness of our tools and the quality of our software. Enjoys the challenges of building teams and software at scale, loves sailboats, passive-income and Falafel. When not at work, he's either designing a game or playing squash.
- David WalshSales & Operations MgrDavid is the Sales and Operations Manager at Staking Rewards. He previously worked with EY as a Senior Strategy Consultant. He holds an MSc in Management from UCD, Ireland and a BA in Economics from UCC, Ireland and is passionate about fixing the broken economic system.
- Allan WojnowskiSnr Researcher & Data AnalystAllan Wojnowski is the Senior Researcher and Data Analyst at Staking Rewards. After 4 years of TradFi Trading Experience, Allan turned to the Crypto world to add more excitement to his life. Passionate about DeFi and the opportunities it presents.
- Ken GarofaloIntegrations Mgr & Research AnalystKenneth Garofalo is the Research Analyst and Listing Manager at Staking Rewards. Professional background in Financial Services, Public Relations, and Marketing for the blockchain and cryptocurrency industry.
- Arsalan SabirSnr Frontend DeveloperArsalan Sabir is a Senior Frontend Engineer at Staking Rewards, equipped with strong skills and a Master's degree focused in Computer Science.
- Atharva PandeyBackend DeveloperAtharva Pandey is Backend Developer at Staking Rewards. He has almost 5 years of experience in the industry. Passionate about technical aspects of blockchain and crypto in general.
- Fabian HugSoftware EngineerFabian Hug worked at several startups before (including one crypto focused), has a strong CS background and in-depth knowledge about Blockchain, DeFi, IDOs, Web3 and NFTs.
- Alexandru FicaFrontend DeveloperAlexandru Fica is an experienced Frontend Developer at Staking Rewards who enjoys delivering high quality UI/UX experiences. He's excited about blockchain, DeFi, staking and the whole crypto ecosystem.