The blockchain shift from Ethereum to alternate chains closely resembles the exodus of tech talent from San Francisco to emerging hubs.
Alex Wearn is the co-founder and CEO of IDEX, a cryptocurrency exchange focused on performance and security. . He has spent his career in software development, including time at a marketing analytics startup that was acquired by IBM and as an analytics project manager for Adobe. Prior to IDEX, he led the product management efforts for Amazon Logistics’ capacity planning. He has been hacking on crypto startups since 2014, transitioning to full time with the launch of IDEX in 2018.