Jake Greenstein is a Partner and the Head of Infrastructure at Hivemind. Jake focuses on Hivemind’s staking and mining activity, capital deployment into DeFi applications, and leads DeFi and Market Infrastructure venture investments, as well as Hivemind's internal infrastructure needs.
Prior to Hivemind, Jake spent the last four years leading Algorand’s strategy team, where he supported the organization’s growth from a dozen to one hundred employees. Jake also played a key role in launching the Algorand protocol and the achievement of its all-time high market cap of over $13B. Before joining Algorand, Jake pioneered a hybrid software development and consulting role at Mastercard where he led teams building analytic and other software products for external clients and the firm’s own use.
Jake received his MBA from Stanford University where he graduated as an Arjay Miller Scholar. He also received a BSE in Mechanical Engineering from Duke University and was elected to the Phi Betta Kappa and Tau Beta Pi honor societies.