Coinbase’s president and chief operating officer, Asiff Hirji, has left the company, Coinbase announced today in an email to staff. He will be replaced by Emilie Choi, who was previously Coinbase’s vice president of corporate and business development. Tina Bhatnagar, Coinbase’s vice president of operations and technology, also is expected to leave her role in the next few months, Coinbase said in...
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