Rune Christensen

CEO – MakerDAO

Rune Christensen has co-founded of one of the oldest stablecoin projects, MakerDAO, and to date continues to steer its success in the role of Chief Executive Officer. Rune has been heavily involved in the cryptocurrency and blockchain space since 2011. Realizing the need to address the issue of volatility, he set out to build a stablecoin for the crypto community. MakerDAO issues Dai, the world’s first stablecoin on the Ethereum blockchain, that eliminates volatility through a system of smart contracts designed to respond to market dynamics. Previously, Rune has spent several years in China, where he co-founded an international HR agency.