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Abra is a digital cash, peer-to-peer money transfer network that allows to Buy, sell, and hold bitcoin or send bitcoin or fiat to any bitcoin wallet or any other Abra user instantly and securely.

Abra operates an easy-to-use smartphone-based digital currency wallet based on bitcoin. Invest in bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies easily and securely.

Abra was founded in 2014 by Bill Barhydt and is based in Silicon Valley, CA.


Abra has raised a total of $30M in 5 funding rounds as of Oct 23, 2017 when the company secured a Series B funding of $16M from Foxconn Technology Group & 7 other investors. Abra has also made a $1M investment to Coin Center on Feb 21, 2017.


Employee: Bill Barhydt
Title: Founder & CEO
Email address: bill@abra.com
LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/billbar/
Employee: Daryl Puryear
Title: CTO
Email address: daryl@abra.com
LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/dpuryear/
Employee: Liz O'Donnell
Title: VP of Marketing
Email address: liz@abra.com
LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/lizodonnell/
Employee: Ivan Galli
Title: VP of Operations
Email address: ivan@abra.com
LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/ivan-galli/