Ripple Appoints Two New Executives


Ripple appoints two new executives – the Senior Vice President of Business and Corporate Development, Kahina Van Dyke and David Schwartz , the Chief Technology Officer. What to expect from these changes?

12 July, AtoZ Markets – Ripple, the company behind the XRP, one of the most popular cryptocurrencies, has announced two big changes that took place within its leadership team. 

Ripple Appoints Two New Executives

It appears that Ripple team is constantly growing, with the new assignments within the group expected to drive the company’s growth further. During the past year, the company has also seen a number of successful events. 

In fact, one of the key changes within the company had been the fact that the company is now trying to distance itself from the currency XRP, online reports state. The company has originally been set up by Alexander Guzman as an open-source project. Recently, Ripple has tweeted an image that shows the difference between the two.

Coming back to the leadership changes within Ripple team, the company has announced its new Senior Vice President of Business and Corporate Development, Kahina Van Dyke. She has been serving as a Membership Sales & Relationship Manager for the Business Council of New York State previously. 

Prior to joining Ripple’s team, she was working as the Global Director of Financial Services and Payments Partnerships at Facebook.

David Schwartz – New Chief Technology Officer at Ripple

Another executive that has been appointed to the leadership position within Ripple, is the Ripple’s Chief Cryptographer, David Schwartz. He is now going to serve as Chief Technology Officer (CTO). Mr. Schwartz is an entrepreneur, as he has his own company, called David Schwartz Enterprises. Then, he also co-founded another company, Cardiophonics, which has been focusing on manufacturing and selling medical devices for heart conditions. 

Over the years, he has been switching a number of corporate positions before finally settling down at Ripple. 

Some of the online media reports conclude that the new additions signal the bright future for Ripple. Now, freshly appointed executives are expected to bring some positive changes to the company, reports note.

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