Avantgarde Finance has been appointed by the Melon Council DAO as the lead developer of the Melon protocol for three years.

The company is founded by key players of the former Melonport team which are known for delivering the first ever full feature on-chain asset management protocol to Ethereum: Melon.

The team have extensive experience around the inner workings of banking/asset management as well as the DeFi engineering ecosystem. They have been active in decentralized finance since 2016.