From privacy standards to consumer protection, the cryptocurrency industry needs to better regulate itself before governments crack down.
Will Harborne is a co-founder and CEO of DeversiFi, a layer-two DeFi trading platform powered by StarkWare’s scalable technology. Will has worked on technology consulting projects, first at Cambridge Consultants and then at IBM, before transitioning into work full-time in the public blockchain space and joining Bitfinex in 2017. There, he led several projects before combining his experience with his passion for Ethereum's ecosystem of permissionless innovation to help spin out Ethfinex. Will is a member of the Melon Technical Council — one of the first major governance experiments for a blockchain-based protocol. He also holds a Masters of Engineering from the University of Cambridge.
Government crackdowns are coming unless crypto starts self-policing Money in 2030: A future where DeFi and CBDCs can work together
In coexistence with mutual benefits, decentralized finance and central bank digital currencies will finally make money universally available worldwide.