Joseph Lubin likes all the “cool” projects his company, ConsenSys, is doing to create Ethereum blockchain-based businesses and products.

Right now the company is involved in more than 50 ventures, according to CoinDesk, including its stake in crypto trading platform ErisX and its acquisition of space exploration firm Planetary Resources.

But with the price of ether (ETH) down, the Ethereum co-founder sees a “refocusing of priorities” coming as the company moves into what he calls “ConsenSys 2.0.”

Does that mean fewer employees than the 1,200 currently pumping out those products? Lubin would’t comment on that directly in a recent interview with CoinDesk. “We are looking at lots of different situations – some of them will shrink, some of them will grow,” he said. “There’s nothing I want to say concretely about that at this point.” Read more here.


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