MacLane Wilkison

MacLane Wilkison

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MacLane Wilkison is the Co-founder and Chief Executive Officer of NuCypher, a decentralized threshold cryptography network that provides data privacy and access control services to decentralized apps and protocols. NuCypher leverages the advantage of proxy re-encryption to deliver private data to public blockchain, and delivers enterprise solutions that enable businesses to support the power of distributed computing. Prior to co-founding NuCypher, MacLane was an Investment Banker at Morgan Stanley, where he provided M&A and financing services to enterprises in technology, media, and telecommunications.

Professional Experience

Academic History


  • Certified Information Systems Security Professional, CISSP

  • Chartered Financial Analyst, CFA

  • Certified Financial Risk Manager, FRM



  • MacLane has appeared as a guest on Real Vision.