Former Google Russia chief technology officer Jennifer Trelewicz has joined blockchain platform Credits (CS) as its new chief business officer (CBO).
According to an official announcement published on Oct. 11, Trelewicz’s first experience working with blockchain was during her time as the CEO of Russian technology startup S7 TechLab.
In the past, she also worked as the director of IBM’s systems and technology laboratory and the director of risks and market data at Deutsche Bank.
Focused on new partnerships
Potential collaboration with major companies such as IBM is now among the key growth opportunities for Credits, Trelewicz added. In fact, she explicitly stated that her main objective in the company will be to develop new partnerships:
“I will be nurturing and developing our relationships with partners, clients, and advisors worldwide. As well, I put a high priority on building our channel partnerships, including with integrators. […] IBM is an excellent partner for complex solutions projects, and they have a worldwide channel for enterprise clients.”
Previously, Credits announced that it had joined the New Vision Technology project of Chinese technology giant Lenovo in September 2018.
As Cointelegraph reported on Oct. 2, blockchain and cryptocurrency investment firm Multicoin Capital hired a former Google product manager as one of its new investment principals.