Malcolm Casselle is the CIO of OpSkins which is an in-game virtual assets company. OpSkins has become the leader of using bitcoins as an in-game asset. They expanded their in-game assets by starting a new blockchain platform called Wax. Wax stands for Worldwide Asset Exchange. Wax lets gamers trade virtual assets without leaving the game. Wax tokens have fraud protection within the blockchain. One fragmentation problem of virtual assets is that the assets aren’t in a common currency. Wax tokens can be used by all gamers without the trouble of getting the assets converted. The technology behind Wax is an algorithm that is fast and flexible.
Malcolm Casselle is also the president of Wax. He started his journey in 1994 as a co-founder of an online content site called NetNoir. NetNoir was geared toward African-Americans. In 1998, Mr. Casselle became a senior vice president of a telecom company called PCCW. He helped build that company to be 35 billion dollar company. Mr. Casselle was a director of Xing Zhi Education Ltd/Holo PGP which a Chinese education software company. In 2011, he became a regional manager of Groupon Gaopeng Tencent China. Mr. Casselle was a director for Capital Union Investments in Hong Kong. He handled investments of internet businesses. Also in 2011, Mr. Casselle was the CEO of XFire. He now is the advisor of XFire. Xfire is a social media platform for gamers. Mr. Casselle was also the CEO of MediaPass which is subscription based media company. He now is the advisor of Media Pass. In 2013, he was the CEO of Timeline Labs which became SeaChange International later on. In 2016, Mr. Casselle became the CTO of Tronc(formerly Tribune Publishing).
Malcolm Casselle acquired a Bachelors degree in Computer Science at MIT in 1991. He also acquired a Masters degree in Computer Science at Standford University in 1994. He has the knowledge of two languages: Chinese and Japanese.
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