Rene Reinsberg is a Partner at cLabs, building Celo, a mobile-first cryptocurrency. Most recently, Rene was an EIR at General Catalyst Partners. Previously, he was GoDaddy's Vice President of Emerging Products. He co-founded venture-backed Locu and served as CEO until Locu's acquisition by GoDaddy in August 2013. Rene started his career in global capital markets at Morgan Stanley and also worked at McKinsey, the World Bank and TechnoServe.
As the first major browser to integrate a crypto wallet, Opera is pioneering a familiar tool – a mobile browser – to put usable crypto directly in the hands of real people. Opera’s focus on key growth markets, in particular the US and EU, Africa, Southeast Asia and LATAM, will enable these mobile-savvy communities to interact with Celo assets and the Celo ecosystem with ease. Millions of people will now have access to new savings, P2P payments, and cash in, cash out services, in addition to major stablecoins.11 August 2021