Paris Blockchain Week 2024


Hervé Larren

Horizen Labs & ApeCoin DAO

Senior Advisor, Horizen Labs & ApeCoin DAO Special Council


Hervé Larren is the Founder and CEO of, an enterprise that advises Web 3.0 companies, including Horizen Labs and Animoca Brands. He is also a Special Council member for the ApeCoin DAO. A bitcoin and blockchain adopter since 2013, Mr. Larren became one of the first crypto miners in the US before listing the proceeds in public vehicles with Grayscale. Mr. Larren has been profiled in publications such as CoinTelegraph, Forbes, Bloomberg Magazine. He is a renowned figure on the international speaker circuit having spoken at over 30 conferences in 10 countries. Prior to founding his companies, Mr. Larren had worked at LVMH and Pernod Ricard. Mr. Larren is an alumnus of Harvard Business School Presidents’ Program and has an MBA from Columbia Business School. He is a member of the Young Presidents' Organization (YPO).