Head of Portfolio Growth
Vanessa is Head of Portfolio Growth at CoinFund. She has 20 years of expertise in the Financial Services and Tech industry. At CoinFund, Vanessa will play a leading role in helping the firm and its portfolio companies bridge the gap between the worlds of traditional companies and decentralized networks from early-stage development to growth at scale. She will focus on helping founders build world-class teams, protocols, applications, and network governance, forming alliances within the CoinFund portfolio companies as well as across other blockchain projects and protocols.
Prior to joining Coinfund, she was an Executive Director at ConsenSys where she focused on driving adoption for Ethereum, Strategic initiatives, Alliances, and Channels. She was involved in setting up the Enterprise Ethereum Alliance (EEA), sits on the Board of the Accounting Blockchain Coalition (ABC), and is the President of the Blockchain for Social Impact Coalition (BSIC). Prior to joining ConsenSys, she was a Strategy Executive at NYSE and a key member of PwC’s global wealth management team. Vanessa is a Founding Board member of AABC focused on Blockchain and Art, she sits on the Advisory Council of ConsenSys and the Resolution Project. She is a Milken Institute Associate and contributed to the World Economic Forum Digital Future Council. Mrs. Grellet graduated Cum Laude from Law School (Paris II Assas) and Business School (HEC).
In the last year we saw DeFi go from a pipe dream to a functioning reality, settling $bn’s in value daily and resilient to shocks like the largest day of liquidations in crypto history....