Get to Know
Gravity Team

Gravity Team is one of the top algorithmic market makers and liquidity providers in the crypto space.

Gravity Team is a crypto-native market maker founded by two childhood best friends Martins Benkitis and Edgars Laimite.

In 2017, they noticed a big price disparity in Bitcoin markets across the world and identified an opportunity to provide everyone with fair crypto-asset pricing. They were soon joined by the third co-founder and CTO, Kriss Pujats.

Now, Gravity Team is one of the leading algorithmic crypto trading firms with a focus on making crypto markets more efficient and liquid.

We have a solid team of ~30 talented professionals, and we continue growing in team size, market volume, and global reach.

Gravity Team’s co-founders Edgars Laimite Martins Benkitis Kriss Pujats
~$100 billion
cumulative trading
volume to date
0.8%
of the global crypto spot trading volume
~30
Gravity Teammates
(& growing)
25+
leading global and local crypto exchanges
2017
start, crypto-natives
1,200+
crypto-asset pairs
24/7
liquidity
5 billion+
trades done to date

Our Philanthropy & Sponsorships

Crypto & Technology Industry TechChill

TechChill celebrates the best of the Baltic startup community by annually bringing together 2000+ attendees, including the fastest-growing startups, most innovative corporations, investors active in the region and talented tech enthusiasts. TechChill is organized by a non-profit foundation of the same name, empowering the Baltic startup ecosystem throughout the year.

We were one of the main sponsors of the TechChill 2022 conference.

Crypto Bitcoin 2022 Conference

Bitcoin Miami is the largest Bitcoin event in the world, with over 35,000 attendees and more than 450 speakers. The event took place from the 6th- 9th of April at the Miami Beach Conference Center in Miami, USA.

We were the official sponsor of the Bitcoin 2022 conference.

Startup Ecosystem CodeX Hackathon

CodeX is an international 48-hour hackathon that brings together 300+ developers, designers, and other techies from all over Europe for a weekend of code. The hackers put their best effort to solve a variety of cutting-edge technology challenges, ranging from crypto, AR, 3D modeling and more.

We were one of the main sponsors of the CodeX 2022 hackathon.

Crypto Baltic Honeybadger Conference

Baltic Honeybadger 2022 is the biggest European Bitcoin-only conference. It will bring together 1,000+ attendees and ~50 world renowned speakers to Riga, Latvia on 3rd and 4th of September.

We are one of the main sponsors of the Baltic Honeybadger 2022 conference.

Startup Ecosystem TechHub

TechHub Riga is a community of tech startups who meet, work, learn and collaborate.
It has been a home to many successful startups at their inception stage, such as Gravity Team, CoBook, Funderful, Nordigen and Infogr.am, among others.

We donated to TechHub Riga to support its longevity & the startup ecosystem.

Startup Ecosystem startin.lv

Latvian Startup Association “Startin.lv” is a non-profit NGO founded in 2016 in a grassroots movement to unite the voices of the Latvian startups. Now the association is counting over 100 members.

We donated to Startin.lv to support its longevity & the startup ecosystem.

Education Accessibility Iespejama Misija

A possible mission is a movement that works to provide quality education to every child in Latvia, creating the necessary changes in classrooms, schools and society.

We donated to Iespējamā Misija to support quality education accessibility in Latvia.