Decentralized autonomous organizations have too many attack vectors that affect important projects. That needs to change for them to become practical governance models.
Sasha Ivanov is the founder of the Waves Platform, a global public blockchain platform that reached a market cap of $1.7 billion in December 2017. It was crowdfunded with 30,000 BTC, representing the second-largest successfully crowdfunded blockchain project (after Ethereum). The name references his background as a theoretical physicist and the recently-discovered gravitational waves predicted by Einstein a century ago.