Kin Ecosystem Welcomes Ex-Ethereum Blockchain Adviser to Board of Directors
Former Ethereum Adviser Joins Kin's Board of Directors
A former advisor of the Ethereum Foundation, William Mougayar, has joined the board of directors at the Kin Ecosystem Foundation. He is an investor and also the author of the book “The Business Blockchain”. His function at the new company will be to advise on the development of the platform, focusing on the Kin Rewards Engine, security issues and on membership.
About William Mougayar
Mougayar has also founded Token Summit and acts as the manager of WMX, a crypto index fund. His extensive portfolio includes planning to be the new managing partner of Jabre Capital Partners on their blockchain division. He also advises for the board of the following organizations: OpenBazaar, Coin Center, Stratumn, Steem and Cofound.it.
In a recent press release, the advisor has affirmed that he knows the company since its early stages and that he intends to help them with consumer apps. Kin, according to him, has a unique value proposition in the industry and will use this to unlock new monetization models and create strategies that will make cryptocurrencies more mainstream.
About The Kin Ecosystem Foundation
Based in Canada, the Kin Ecosystem Foundation is a nonprofit corporation that was created to solve the governance issues of the Kin cryptocurrency, which is used in the Kik app. The mission of the foundation is to be a pillar of growth for the ecosystem and to oversee it.
According to Ted Livingston, founder and CEO of both Kik and the Kin Ecosystem Foundation, it is thrilling to have someone as experienced as William on the team. The foundation intends to make Kin grow and become the major crypto in the world, so having people with his expertise will be important for the company.