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Chris Dixon from A16z entered the board of Opensea
Andreessen Horowitz (A16Z) partner Chris Dixon joined the board of directors of the host of https://gagarin.news/ua/news/starbucks-introduces-nft-into-loyalty-program/ the NFT market for Opensea. This was announced by the co -founder and CEO of the company Davin Finzer.
I’m Excited to Formally Welcome @cdixon to the @opensea Board of Directors! He’s Been Extremely Influential Through the Early Days, And in this New Position We’ll Work Even More Closely Together as We Future of the Nft Space. https: // t.CO/LPNTQBL7ZR
– Devin Finzer (dfinzer.ETH) (@Dfinzer) JULY 30, 2022
“I am glad to officially welcome Chris Dixon at the Opensea Council of Directors. Chris had a huge impact on the formation of my views on Web3, ”Finzer noted.
Dixon will take the place of the ex-partner of the A16Z Katie Haun, which entered the board of Opensea in July 2021. Then Marketplais attracted $ 100 million in the round under the leadership of Andreessen Horowitz.
At the end of the year, it became known about the departure of the Haun from the venture company for its own project.
“Katie was another invaluable source of wisdom for Opensea for many years. And thanks to her long -standing relationship with Chris, she was able to carry out a smooth transmission and stayed next to us as an investor through Haun Ventures, ”said the head of the marketplace.
In January 2022, the company closed the round of financing series C for the amount of $ 300 million when estimated at $ 13 billion. It was led by Paradigm and Coatue.
Forbes included Opensea in the rating of the most innovative private companies in the field of financial technologies of 2022.
Recall that in July, Finzer announced a reduction in 20% of the state, explaining the decision by an “unprecedented combination of cryptosim and extensive macroeconomic instability”.
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