In May and July 2023, two researchers joined the team. Jayamine Alupotha obtained a Ph.D. degree in Computer Science from Queensland University of Technology (QUT) in Australia, with specialization in cryptography. She works in the area of secure distributed consensus protocols.

Michael Senn has already written his M.Sc. thesis at the University of Bern in cryptography and computer science. He joined now as a Ph.D. student and his research addresses distributed protocols.