CryptoSeal Team

Ryan Lackey is an industry veteran with over 14 years of experience in security and cryptography software. After leaving MIT in 1997, he developed electronic payment software in the Caribbean and later founded the world's first electronic data haven (HavenCo) in the North Sea. Most recently, he set up and operated a satellite network serving the US and Coalition Governments in Iraq and Afghanistan, and contracted for the US Army Medical Command in Afghanistan, Kuwait, and Iraq.
Tom Sparks is a systems and network engineer with over 16 years of experience in the field. He's worked for Microsoft,, some of the Fortune 100, an early groundbreaking music startup and was one of the founders of one of San Francisco's largest ISPs. When he's not busy with CryptoSeal he's working on FreeBSD projects.