Malcolm Casselle is a worldwide known entrepreneur and currently acts as the President of Worldwide Asset eXchange. Casselle formerly served as Chief Technology Officer and President of New Ventures at tronc, Inc. He holds a bachelor’s degree from MIT in Computer Science and a master’s degree from Stanford University in the same course. He is an established investor in a number of digital and social platforms that linger with his interests. Some of these companies include Zynga and Facebook.
Malcolm’s impressive educational background spearheaded his career journey where he once held a post as Senior Vice President and General Manager at Digital Media of SeaChange International. In 2015, he served as CEO during SeaChange International’s company acquisition of Timeline Labs. Malcolm was on the front line during the digital industry’s start-up projects such as Xfire, MediaPass and Groupon’s joint venture with Tencent located in China. He took up MediaPass as CEO, which is an online paywall solution built to generate subscription-based revenues for digital content.
Moreover, Malcolm served as CEO of Xfire a social platform for core video game players which registered over twenty-two million active users. Besides being engaged in the digital world, Malcolm is skilled in the business industry where he was director of a Hong Kong-based Capital Union Investments. He notably managed and developed private direct investments into late-stage web companies. Malcolm also engaged himself in Groupon’s joint venture with Tencent, a Chinese instant messaging and gaming giant; which saw him become a top executive. Also, he co-founded NetNoir. NetNoir broke a record by being the first outside company to engage into the AOL Greenhouse Program and Pacific Century CyberWorks.
In alignment with his interests, Malcolm came up with Worldwide Asset eXchange which as a decentralized virtual marketplace built using blockchain technology. Its primary objective as goods for trade is video game items. Users are handed the platform to trade in, sell or buy in a secure, peer to peer and quick way. The system eradicates most of the risks incurred in virtual trading. Users get to create their own marketplaces without any charges. The system has received great response as per the traction recorded.