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a16z’s Chris Dixon has joined the leading group of non-fungible symbolic exchanging stage OpenSea, as per a blog entry distributed Saturday.
“I’m eager to officially invite Chris Dixon to the OpenSea Board of Directors,” fellow benefactor Devin Finzer wrote in a blog. Chris has been very persuasive in forming my perspectives on web3.
Dixon is taking previous a16z adventure financial backer Katie Haun’s seat. Haun joined the leading body of the NFT firm in July 2021 after the endeavor firm drove a $100 million Series B funding round. She passed on a16z’s crypto speculation practice to send off Haun Ventures, which purportedly brought $1.5 billion up in crisp subsidizing.
Katie has been one more priceless wellspring of astuteness for OpenSea throughout the long term, Finzer composed. Furthermore, because of her well-established relationship with Chris, she had the option to execute a smooth handoff and stays near us in her ability as a financial backer through Haun Ventures.
OpenSea, which promoted a $13.3 billion valuation in a January subsidizing round, is among the few firms exploring an extreme market for NFT exchanging and a more extensive slide in crypto costs. The firm — which has seen volumes drop steeply starting from the start of the year — laid off around 20% of its staff in July.
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Chris Dixon (conceived June 10, 1972) is an American web business visionary and financial backer. He is a general accomplice at the funding firm Andreessen Horowitz and recently worked at eBay. He is likewise the prime supporter and previous CEO of Hunch.
Dixon joined the investment firm Bessemer Venture Partners. In 2005, Dixon helped to establish SiteAdvisor, a web-security startup that was purchased by security organization McAfee in 2006. In 2009, he established Hunch with Caterina Fake and Tom Pinckney, which was procured by eBay in 2011.
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