After seven years as head of division of data Analytics at LinkedIn Michael Lee (Michael Li) accepted the invitation cryptocurrency exchanges Coinbase to hold the position of Vice President of the company in the same direction.

Sam Lee says that it is joining the Coinbase to “create an open financial system for the world”, combining his passion for data and unlimited opportunities for innovation in this field in the industry of cryptocurrency and blockchain technology. This step became logical continuation of his career, built around financial services, e-Commerce and social networking.

Proud to welcome @li_mike_yue to Coinbase as VP of Data. Mike will help create an open financial system for the world by leveraging existing technologies like machine learning and AI, and innovating around emerging crypto and blockchain data use cases.

— Coinbase (@coinbase) September 18, 2018

Recall that in the Mat Coinbase hired for the position of Vice President for economic development and business Emily Choi (Emilie Choi), who joined the company after 8 years of experience on similar position in LinkedIn.