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Brian Armstrong is a software engineer, consultant, risk manager and speaker at various conferences. Brian Armstrong’s Bitcoin career started in 2012 when he became a co-founder and CEO of Coinbase, one of the largest and the most popular cryptocurrency trading platforms that has become valued over $1.6 billion. Brian Armstrong as Coinbase’s CEO is responsible for all products and services provided by the platform. Brian Armstrong’s net worth currently consists mostly of Ethereum, to which he exchanged the majority of the Bitcoin he had. In 2017, he was listed in Fortune magazine in the ranking of the 40 most influential businessman under 40 years old, as he is considered to be something of a star in the Bitcoin community.
Coinbase’s new “apolitical” culture has led to some employees taking severance packages, as the crypto community reacts with ambivalence.
The curious case of Coinbase — employees driven out by ‘apolitical’ stance
Leaked Coinbase audio sheds additional light on the company's apolitical sea change.
Armstrong says 'silent majority' supports Coinbase apolitical stance in leaked audio
Coinbase CEO Brian Armstrong publishes further details about his company's changing landscape.
Coinbase hemorrhages employees following controversial culture stance
If the mission is to create economic freedom for Coinbase's CEO, he's taking all the right steps.
The avaricious misanthropy of Brian Armstrong
Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey has called out Coinbase for seeking to suppress political activism and suggesting employees who think differently should leave.
Twitter’s Jack Dorsey takes aim at Coinbase’s apolitical stance
Brian Armstrong has taken Apple to task over its allegedly exclusionary policies towards crypto app developers.
Apple forces Coinbase to change its crypto products, says CEO
Coinbase CEO Brian Armstrong is one of many crypto executives who prefers writing a blog to answering questions from mainstream journalists.
Coinbase CEO Suggests Dodging ‘Mean, Snarky’ Media