Amitej Gajjala

At the helm of Stader Labs, Amit is a visionary co-founder with a passion for simplifying access to crypto. With over $150M in staked assets across 7 blockchains, Stader Labs is testament to his mission of making the world of web3 more inclusive.

With their recent launch on the Ethereum mainnet, Stader Labs’ liquid staking token - ETHx - is designed to further decentralization by being accessible, reliable and rewarding to Ethereum stakers and node operators alike. An MBA from the prestigious Indian Institute of Management, Calcutta, Amit also holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical and Electronics Engineering from Indian Institute of Technology, Madras. He has held key positions at some of the biggest names in the web2 world. Notably, at AT Kearney, he spearheaded market strategies and drove sales transformations. Before co founding Stader Labs, Amit’s role as AVP at Swiggy - one of India’s largest food delivery platforms - showcased his prowess in leading transformations. This has lent itself to the constant innovations Stader Labs brings to the table. A bond of just 4 ETH and a multipool architecture harnessing DVT for node operators, and extensive DeFi partnerships across EVM chains are a few to name.

Today, as one of co-founders of Stader Labs, his dynamic leadership has shaped a full-remote protocol spanning geographies. Amit’s vision to drive change is fueled by the mission to on-board billions of users onto crypto.