Our client, Blockchain.com, the world's leading software platform for digital assets, is seeking an outstanding strategic leader to join their fast-growing team as Head of Corporate and M&A. You will further build the corporate function and have responsibility for all corporate and M&A legal matters, including SEC requirements, corporate governance matters, corporate entity management and strategic transactions the variety and complexity of which are only found in web3. Additionally, you will provide legal counsel to their in-house venture fund – Blockchain.com Ventures. If you have experience in a fast-paced environment, enjoy scaling, managing and mentoring your own team, are looking for an opportunity to be a founding member of an innovative legal team in the cryptocurrency space, and are interested in becoming one of the world’s few web3 legal experts, this is the perfect opportunity for you!
Blockchain.com believes that in a decade the financial system of the internet — that is, commerce that happens on the internet — will be the largest financial system in the world. And it will be powered by crypto.
Blockchain.com got its start as an early pioneer of key infrastructure for the bitcoin community. First, with a Blockchain Explorer that enabled anyone to not only examine transactions and study the blockchain, but an API that enabled companies to build on Bitcoin. They also have provided the most popular and widely used crypto wallet that enables anyone anywhere to control their own money.
Their team spans the globe and has worked tirelessly to accelerate the adoption of crypto and usher in the future of finance. They are passionate and relentless – and believe that a lean team of world-class visionaries can ship products that empower their customers and drive the business to new heights.
At Blockchain.com, they have created over 82 million wallets, have over $1 trillion transacted through Blockchain.com, 1/3 of all bitcoin network transactions are via Blockchain.com, they have over 37 million users in over 200 countries.
The legal team at Blockchain.com consists of ~15 individuals and is a group of highly talented, collaborative, diverse, and spirited people. This position reports into the Chief Administrative Officer and Chief Legal Officer, Lindsey Haswell. Lindsey, a wonderful leader, is an incredibly well-regarded General Counsel with a history of developing exceptional teams.
Blockchain.com has exclusively engaged Kerwin Associates to conduct this search. Any resumes sent directly to Blockchain.com will be forwarded to Kerwin Associates. If you are interested in speaking about or applying for this role, please contact Anne Kerwin Payne (firstname.lastname@example.org) or Emily Murray (email@example.com) at Kerwin Associates.