Former Mozilla COO Denelle Dixon led the non-profit Stellar Development Foundation, which focuses on the promotion of the cryptocurrency Stellar Lumens (XML).
In this position, she changed the creator of Stellar, Jed McCaleb, who took over the position of chief architect, whose responsibilities include developing a protocol and creating a strategy for mass adoption.
The vision is big: Stellar and SDF hope to unlock the world’s economic potential by making money more fluid, markets more open, and people more empowered. And thinking big, beyond any one product, beyond any single issue – that’s what has always driven me.
CEO, Stellar Foundation
She added she always defended the right of people to control their personal data, and also built the cooperation of Mozilla and commercial enterprises so as not to betray the ideals of the organization.
In her opinion, the unique characteristics of Stellar will allow it to change the existing payment infrastructure.