Matthew Schmenk

Avalabs – Sr. Business Development Associate DeFi
Colorado, United States


Originally from Columbus, Ohio, Mathew has carved a niche for himself in the fintech and blockchain spaces
his interest in blockchain technology led him to complete several courses in Solidity, and he is currently planning to further bolster his expertise with a Master’s degree in Fintech, coupled with a Data Analytics Certification. His strong grasp of market dynamics is complemented by an extensive knowledge of various blockchain platforms including Bitcoin, Ethereum, Polygon, Binance Smart Chain, Terra, Solana, Avalanche, Cosmos, Fantom, Harmony One, and Near.

He has hands-on experience using decentralized applications (Dapps) across all these platforms, positioning him uniquely at the intersection of traditional finance and modern blockchain technology. Mathew’s forward-thinking approach and continuous pursuit of education ensure he stays at the forefront of financial and technological innovations.

Build on Avalanche – Matthew Schmenk, Sr Business Development Associate DeFi at Ava Labs