In line with a recent official ‘press release‘ published, Joseph Lubin – Founder of blockchain based tech company ConsenSys has been appointed to the board of directors of crypto startup ErisX.
Renowned Crypto exchange named ‘ErisX’ is a reboot of a futures market Eris Exchange, originally launched earlier in 2010. Earlier in Dec. 2018, ErisX raised around $27.5 Mln from Fidelity Investments and NASDAQ Ventures. In 2019, ErisX is expected to offer spot commerce in both Bitcoin [BTC], Ethereum [ETH], Litecoin [LTC], and futures markets.
In line with today’s announcement, Lubin has joined ErisX’s board of directors along side fintech entrepreneur named Cris Conde.
The company highlighted Lubin’s experience and “extensive background operating within the digital assets area.” ConsenSys’ chief executive officer additionally projected that “2019 is probably going to be a breakthrough year for digital assets.”
Cris Conde, before joining ErisX, was a co-founder of software company Devon Systems, that in 1987 was overtook by SunGard, a provider of software for the monetary industry. Underneath the leadership of Conde, SunGard reportedly became one amongst the few softwares and services companies to form the Fortune 500 list.
Even last month, [ErisX] proclaimed the appointment of veteran exchange founder Matt Trudeau as its CSO [chief strategy officer]. In his new appointment, Trudeau can reportedly be tasked with exploring new avenues for ‘revenue growth and driving‘ the company’s market structure efforts.
In October, retail brokerage firm TD Ameritrade, along with investment company DRW Holdings and high-speed merchandiser Virtu Financial proclaimed their backing of [ErisX]. The parties reportedly agreed to become market market for ErisX, that is predicted to ensure a deep order book for the exchange.