About Primechain

Born in August 2016, Primechain Technologies is a blockchain startup with the mission of building blockchains for a better world.

We believe

    We believe that blockchain technology will enable massive social upliftment and economic prosperity, the likes of which the world has never seen before....and Primechain Technologies will lead this global economic and social revolution.

Our journey so far

    2011
  • Rohas Nagpal and Shinam Arora developed an interest in blockchain technology while assisting the police in investigating a case of organized criminals using bitcoin for drug payments.


  • 2015
  • Full time research into blockchain for enterprise use started.


  • 2016
  • We conducted the Future Money Conference at Mumbai.
  • Primechain Technologies Private Limited was registered as a company under the laws of the Republic of India.
  • We conducted the Blockzero Conference at Chennai.
  • We conducted the Blockzero Conference at Mumbai.


  • 2017
  • Bankchain community was created.
  • We completed a research into the 17 leading blockchain frameworks.
  • Development of Primechain-API began.


  • 2018
  • Beta version of Primechain-API released.
  • We were recognized as a startup by the Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion, Ministry of Commerce & Industry, Government of India.


  • 2019
  • Indian Institute of Management-Calcutta (IIMC) prepared a case study titled "Service innovation with blockchain at Primechain Technologies”.
  • Commercial version of Primechain-API released.

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Primechain in the news

  • Signzy and Primechain Technologies partner to develop AI-led smart banking solutions (ECONOMIC TIMES)

  • India's top three blockchain-powered logistics companies (GIGABIT)

  • Infibeam Avenues & Primechain Technologies collaborate for cross border blockchain invoicing (Economic Times)

  • Infibeam Partners With Blockchain Startup Primechain Technologies For Building Blockchain Platform For Trade Finance Sector (Express Computer)

  • Infibeam Partners With Primechain On Blockchain-Based Invoicing For Global Trade Finance (B2B PAYMENTS)

  • With blockchain, financial institutions hope to avoid scams in a digital world (Mint)

  • Banks link up on BankChain to exploit blockchain solutions (Mint)

  • Primechain Technologies launches blockchain to prevent bank guarantee frauds (TIMES OF INDIA)

  • Bank on the chain (FORTUNE INDIA)

  • Business case remains the real challenge in Blockchain: Rohas Nagpal of Primechain Technologies (BUSINESS LINE)

  • Primechain Adds Another Blockchain X-Border Payments Tool To India (PYMNTS.COM)

  • SBI partners with Primechain Technologies and Intel to adopt blockchain-driven KYC (TIMES OF INDIA)

  • Blockchain-based cross-border payment platform unveiled (TIMES OF INDIA)

  • These startups are demystifying blockchain (ECONOMIC TIMES)

  • Blockchain Is Slowly Changing Digital Banking In India, Thanks To These Startups (FORBES)

  • These startups are demystifying blockchain (TIMES OF INDIA)

  • The rise of Blockchain in India (EXPRESS COMPUTERS)

  • Microsoft will work with Primechain to develop Azure blockchain offerings for BFSI sector (CIOL)

  • The State Bank of India Initiates National Blockchain Bank Consortium (THE BLOCKCHAIN)

  • First blockchain project 'Clear-Chain' is underway (TIMES OF INDIA)

  • Bank-Chain: India's first Blockchain exploration consortium launched for banks (EXPRESS COMPUTERS)

  • The nuts and bolts of blockchain technology (EXPRESS COMPUTERS)

  • Indian blockchain consortium BankChain's members test KYC, AML / CTF platform 'Clear-Chain' (ECONOMIC TIMES)

  • Blockchain gathers steam in India (ENTERPRISE INNOVATION)

  • Gold backed virtual-currencies in a post de-monetization India (EXPRESS COMPUTERS)

  • Indian insurance firms come together to form informal consortium on Blockchain (EXPRESS COMPUTERS)

  • 2020 AD - India on a Blockchain (EXPRESS COMPUTERS)