Blythe Masters steps down as CEO of Digital Asset
Posted by Digital Asset on Dec 18, 2018 5:11:26 PM

 

New York -- December 18, 2018 -- Digital Asset, the leading provider of distributed ledger technology (DLT), announced today that Blythe Masters, the company’s CEO since 2015, has requested to step down as CEO for personal reasons. AG Gangadhar, who joined the company’s Board of Directors in April, has been appointed the Board Chairman and will serve as the acting CEO until a permanent CEO is named. Masters will remain involved in the company as a board member, strategic advisor and shareholder.

Masters said: “Digital Asset has evolved from an ambitious idea to a truly global software engineering firm. We are fortunate to have a deep bench of accomplished executives on the management team and Board, including AG, who have the requisite experience to take the company to the next level. Having come to know and trust AG as an advisor and Board member, I am convinced that he brings what’s needed to guide the company through its next phase.”

Read the Press Release >

 

New York -- December 18, 2018 -- Digital Asset, the leading provider of distributed ledger technology (DLT), announced today that Blythe Masters, the company’s CEO since 2015, has requested to step down as CEO for personal reasons. AG Gangadhar, who joined the company’s Board of Directors in April, has been appointed the Board Chairman and will serve as the acting CEO until a permanent CEO is named. Masters will remain involved in the company as a board member, strategic advisor and shareholder.

Masters said: “Digital Asset has evolved from an ambitious idea to a truly global software engineering firm. We are fortunate to have a deep bench of accomplished executives on the management team and Board, including AG, who have the requisite experience to take the company to the next level. Having come to know and trust AG as an advisor and Board member, I am convinced that he brings what’s needed to guide the company through its next phase.”

Read the Press Release >

Topics:
Recent Posts
NEWS
How Smart Contracts Bring Real-World Improvements To Post-Trade Settlement
01/12/2021
BLOG
Abstracting Away the Complexities of Blockchain and Smart Contracts
12/16/2020
NEWS
Your Immutable Future – Let's talk DAML
12/14/2020
PRESS RELEASE
DAML for Microsoft Azure Database Now Available
12/8/2020
BLOG
Unlock the Power of Your Existing Infrastructure
12/3/2020
BLOG
Interconnected /November
11/30/2020
BLOG
Digital Asset Demos 4 Key Properties of Interoperability
11/27/2020
BLOG
HKEX Connects Hong Kong and Mainland China Markets with DAML
11/24/2020
PRESS RELEASE
Climate Risk InsurTech Brings Blockchain and Smart Contracts to Financial Risk Solutions
11/19/2020
BLOG
VMware Blockchain with DAML is Now Available
11/18/2020
BLOG
Unlock Developer Productivity Without Getting Locked-in
11/12/2020
PRESS RELEASE
Digital Asset Expands DAML Certification Program
11/10/2020
BLOG
Simplifying Trade Processing  with DAML (Part 2)
11/6/2020
BLOG
Simplifying Trade Processing with DAML
11/4/2020
NEWS
GBBC & GDF: Global Leaders Series with Yuval Rooz
10/28/2020
BLOG
How to Build Distributed Applications Today with the Option to Decentralize Later
10/26/2020
NEWS
GFT Joins Digital Asset’s DAML for Corda Program
10/20/2020
NEWS
Asia Pacific’s DLT Initiatives Offer Valuable Lessons for Global Capital Markets
10/14/2020
PRESS RELEASE
ISDA and Digital Asset Launch CDM Clearing Pilot Using DAML
10/6/2020
NEWS
Standardizing Carbon Credits: How to make sustainable markets a reality
09/30/2020
NEWS
Block, Stock, and Barrel: Let's Talk About DAML
09/25/2020
NEWS
Digital Asset Expands DAML for Corda Integration Support with Chainstack
09/24/2020
NEWS
Entrepreneurship in Heavy-Duty Technology: Digital Asset CEO Yuval Rooz
09/23/2020
PRESS RELEASE
BNP Paribas and Digital Asset Join Forces to Develop DLT Trade and Settlement Apps
09/15/2020
PRESS RELEASE
DAML Named the Exclusive Smart Contract Language for China’s Blockchain Services Network
09/14/2020
NEWS
Digital Asset Joins Leading Companies and Law Firms in  Lawyers for Racial Justice Initiative
09/10/2020
PRESS RELEASE
SGX Uses DAML to Complete its First Digital Bond Issuance
09/1/2020
PRESS RELEASE
Digital Asset, Creators of DAML, Adds VMware As Investor in Series C Round
07/14/2020
PRESS RELEASE
WeBank to Integrate DAML with China’s Leading Blockchain Platform
04/15/2020
PRESS RELEASE
Digital Asset is First Blockchain Startup to Successfully Complete AICPA Type 2 SOC 2 Examination
03/5/2020