Who owns Signal App? Is it an Indian company?

There are rumors that Signal app is started by an Indian villager who went to IIT and then, NASA.

Signal is an American  not-for-profit company

Offers end-to-end encrypted messaging service

Signal Foundation was launched in February 2018 with initial funding of $50 million from Brian Acton, the founder of WhatsApp

Meet Signal Founder

Signal is a not-for-profit entity and is focused on end to end encryption, ensuring your privacy.

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