Join us for 'Building, Preparing for, and Creating Non-Existent Markets' with Devin Finzer, Co-founder & CEO of the largest NFT Marketplace, OpenSea!
Devin will be joined by Y Combinator's Anu Hariharan to share more on OpenSea's journey - from ideation to YC, and keeping a small team while achieving massive growth.
This talk is a session a part of the Startup Grind Global Conference.
Managing Director, YC Continuity
Co-founder & CEO
Anu Hariharan is managing director of YC Continuity. Previously, she was an investment partner at Andreessen Horowitz, where she worked with the management teams of companies including Airbnb, Instacart, Medium, OfferUp, and Udacity. Before that, Anu was a principal in BCG’s private equity practice, and a senior software engineer at Qualcomm. Anu has an MS in electrical engineering from Virginia Tech and an MBA from Wharton. She led YC Continuity’s investments in Boom, Brex, Convoy, Faire, Groww, Gusto, Instacart, Monzo, Rappi, and Vouch, and sits on the boards of Brex, Convoy, Faire, Groww, Gusto, Monzo, Vouch, RevenueCat, and Whatnot.
Devin Finzer (YC W18) is the co-founder and CEO of OpenSea, the world’s leading marketplace for NFTs. OpenSea is on a mission to help the world’s creators, collectors and collaborators own and shape their relationships directly, without gatekeepers. OpenSea is building the world’s most trusted and inclusive NFT marketplace with the best selection – making minting, purchasing and selling NFTs frictionless and friendly, and offering unmatched selection and multi-chain options for creators and collectors of all kinds.
Devin received a Bachelors of Science in Computer Science from Brown University, and has a background in software engineering, spending time at Pinterest, Google and more. Devin founded and sold his previous company, Claimdog, to Credit Karma. He and OpenSea's co-founder Alex Atallah.
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