Balaji Srinivasan Details

Balaji Srinivasan is the former CTO of Coinbase and co-founder of Counsyl (acquired by Myriad), (acquired by Coinbase), Teleport (acquired by Topia), and a board member of Coin Center.

Dr. Srinivasan was previously CEO at, which was acquired by Coinbase. Before taking the CEO role at, he was a General Partner at Andreessen Horowitz. Prior to joining Andreessen Horowitz, he was the co-founder and CTO of Counsyl, where he won a Wall Street Journal Innovation Award for Medicine and was named to the MIT TR35.

Dr. Srinivasan holds a BS, MS, and P.h.D in Electrical Engineering and an MS in Chemical Engineering from Stanford University. He also teaches the occasional class at Stanford, including an online MOOC in 2013 which reached 250,000+ students worldwide.

Source: LinkedIn

Current Projects

Coin Center, Co-Founder and Board Member Stanford University, Lecturer, Departments of Statistics and Computer Science


San Francisco, CA U.S.


Stanford University, Ph.D. Electrical Engineering, 2002-2006 Stanford University, M.S., Chemical Engineering, 2002-2003 Stanford University, M.S., Electrical Engineering, 2000-2001

Previous Projects

Coinbase, CTO, 2018-2019, CEO & Co-Founder, 2017-2018 Andreessen Horowitz, Board Partner, 2015-2018



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