• Former Facebook employee Shalin Pei will curate the Coinbase DeFi design

  • Coinbase (NASDAQ: COIN), a leading American cryptocurrency ecosystem, has reaffirmed its commitment to expanding into the brisk DeFi market.

    Shalin Pei has joined the Coinbase DeFi team.

    Ms. Pei announced on her Twitter account that she will be leaving Facebook to join the Coinbase team. She will focus on Coinbase’s decentralized finance services in particular.

    Ms. Pei expresses her excitement about her new position and adds that Coinbase’s DeFi team is still on the lookout for new talent.

    Shalin Pei previously worked at Facebook as a product design manager in charge of the FB Social News and FB Local News workloads.

    Ms. Pei, according to her website, has spoken at the Interaction and UX London conferences and is a seasoned diversity and inclusion advocate.

    Coinbase gradually increases its bet on DeFi.

    Coinbase has been aggressively expanding into the volatile segment of decentralized finance in recent months (DeFi). As previously reported by ULTCOIN365, it has integrated one of the fastest-growing DeFi networks, Polygon (formerly Matic), into its wallet.

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