According to Bloomberg, Vice President and CEO of Coinbase, Adam white, is leaving the company.
A Coinbase representative said that “very sad” to watch the departure of white, but he confidently stated that:
The ability of the group to continue working on the vision outlined white, and it would further help the company to remain the safest place for institutional investors trading in cryptocurrencies.
The news about the departure of white follows the announcement of the adoption of the former Chairman of Instinet, Jonathan Kellner.
Kellner is going to become the head of group on work with institutional investors Coinbase. It is expected that he will assume most of the work white.
White joined Coinbase in 2013, when the founders of the current exchange worked in a Studio apartment, a bitcoin was trading at $200.
Care white comes in a couple of days after Coinbase has announced that Chris Dodds will join the Board of Directors of the company.
We’re proud to welcome Chris Dodds of the @CharlesSchwab Board of Directors to the @coinbase Board. His deep knowledge of financial services will be an asset as we head into this next chapter for the company and the cryptocurrency industry as a whole. //t.co/5Kzv4cUeam
— Coinbase (@coinbase) October 2, 2018
We are proud to announce that Chris Dodds of the Board of Directors CharlesSchwab will join the coinbase Board. His deep knowledge of financial services will be an advantage when we move on to the next Chapter for the company and industry, cryptocurrencies in General.
It should be noted that at this stage of development, Coinbase aims to attract the attention of those in the traditional financial world.
Besides the fact that Coinbase talks with Tiger Group, company Coinbase talks about investments, which could push their total rating to at least $8 billion.