Skip to main content


Future Blockchain Summit 2023
Hervé Larren

Hervé Larren

Senior Advisor, Horizen Labs

Herv' Larren is Founder and CEO of an enterprise that builds, supports and advises Web 3.0 companies. 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. He advised over a dozen projects including: Horizen Labs and the creation of Yuga Labs' ApeCoin ($8B at launch), Decentraland and the creation of the largest commercial zone in the Metaverse and the ZEN token (ATH: $1.3B). Larren has been profiled in publications such as Forbes, Bloomberg Magazine, American Express Spotlight Series, The Huffington Post as well as TV appearances on Bloomberg, KTLA and E! News. He is a renowned figure on the international speaker circuit having spoken at over 30 conferences in 10 countries. Prior to founding his companies, Larren had worked at LVMH and Pernod Ricard. Larren is an alumnus of Harvard Business School Presidents' Program and has an MBA from Columbia Business School. He is a member of Young Presidents' Organization (YPO).