The Association is responsible for the governance of the Libra network and the development of the Libra project.
The Association is governed by the Libra Association Council, which is comprised of one representative per Association Member.
The Executive Team
COO and Managing Director
Bertrand brings deep expertise in payments innovation plus extensive management experience to the Association’s day-to-day operations.
Head of Business Development
Kurt is a seasoned builder and manager of global business relationships across payments, mobile technology, and fintech industries.
Head of Policy and Communications
An entrepreneur, business leader, and global risk advisor, Dante is deeply involved at the intersection of blockchain and digital transformation.
Head of Developer Platform
Michael has built and scaled ecosystems that enable thousands of developers to build innovative businesses on leading digital platforms.
The Board of Directors
CEO of Xapo
Wences is a technology and finance entrepreneur who believes that cryptocurrencies could revolutionize the world.
CSO of Kiva Microfunds
With a career focused on furthering financial inclusion, Matthew leverages emerging technologies for vulnerable populations around the world.
General Counsel of PayU
Patrick has worked predominantly in the banking and finance sector, with deep experience in fintech, payments, and their potential to build a world without financial borders.
General Partner of Andreessen Horowitz
An expert on the intersection of technology and regulation, Katie advances responsible innovation, helping crypto projects and regulators take a forward-looking approach.
Head of Novi
David is a lifelong entrepreneur who believes blockchain technology will create better and more accessible financial services that work for everyone.
The Technical Steering Committee
George Cabrera III
Libra Core Product Lead of Novi
As Novi’s most senior Technical Product Manager and the product lead for the Libra testnet, George brings a broad and deep understanding of the Libra Blockchain to his role in governance.
Partner of Union Square Ventures
Nick brings extensive experience leading and advising technology startups in areas like fintech and blockchain to governance of the Libra project.
CEO and Founder of Bison Trails
One of the world’s experts on blockchain scalability, security, and decentralization, Joe is committed to democratizing access to blockchain networks.
Co-Founder and President of Anchorage
With deep expertise in software security, Diogo’s stewardship helps ensure that the Libra Blockchain design is based on the best of modern security engineering.
Director of Emerging Technology of Mercy Corps
Ric’s focus is exploring the potential of distributed ledgers and digital payment systems as innovations for humanitarian aid and development.