HairDAO is shaped by an active and motivated community of researchers, developers, doctors, funders, and content creators. The community places heavy emphasis on open-source: everyone is welcome to join and contribute. If you would like to contribute to our community, join our Discord, introduce yourself, and we’ll help you get started.
The purpose of Research & Investment is to analyze and ideate the most promising treatments to hair loss, reach out to potential investment opportunities (researchers, companies, and labs), make investment recommendations to the HairDAO community, and execute deals on behalf of the HairDAO community. Relevant experience includes biological research and investment due diligence.
The purpose of Awareness is to grow the meme of HAIR by any and all means of communication, including but not limited to short-form social media, long-form content production, and in-person information distrubtion. Relevant skills include writing, design, film and audio production and editing, public speaking, and other content creation.
The purpose of Strategy & Governance is to develop a cohesive financial and operational strategy for the DAO. Strategy & Governance members must have contributed to the DAO for at least three months, and can be removed by HAIR holders at any time. The group’s responsibility is to propose strategies for the allocation of the Treasury, including the DAO’s research assets, tangential technology development, and working capital. The group must ratify the ultimate decisions of HAIR holders as the signers of the Treasury’s wallet.
The purpose of Technical Development is to optimize HairDAO’s operations with technology. Relevant skills include full-stack programming, data engineering and science, design, and international healthcare and incorporation legal expertise.
Graduated from Stanford, co-founder of HairDAO, co-founder of Bizantine Capital, and co-founder of The APIS. Self-taught technologist passionate about blockchain and biotech.
Graduated from Hamilton College, co-founder of Foster Cove Capital: long-term, value-add partners within crypto. He is a co-founder of HairDAO and one of the architects of its governance systems.
Graduated from Princeton before earning his M.D. from Yale. Currently runs one of the top surgical/non-surgical hair restoration practices in NYC. Is a member of the American Medical Association, the ISHRS, and the American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery (AACS), among other organizations.
Dr. Ralf Paus is a world-renowned researcher in the hair loss field. He is currently a professor at the University of Miami, CEO of Monasterium Lab, and CEO/founder of Cutaneon - an R&D company dedicated to developing cosmeceuticals, nutraceuticals, and dermatological drugs.
Follicle Thought is recognized as one of the top information sources in the hair growth treatment industry. Recently, Follicle Thought was a co-presenter at the Aesthetic & Anti-Aging Medicine World Congress, providing information on the latest hair growth therapies.
Graduated from University of St. Andres with an MA Hons. in business management and economics prior to receiving his MiM at UCL in Business Administration. Currently runs a retail start-up based in Guatemala.
Benji has a background in computational biology, biotech venture capital, investment banking, and product management. He holds BS and MS degrees in Chemical and Biological Engineering from Northwestern University. He began losing his hair at 24.
A self-taught biologist, Jumpman has become one of the most prolific hair loss researchers in the world. He continues to push forward the cutting-edge across numerous targets, both generating his own and analyzing those created by others.
Branding, communications and graphic design expert partnering with builders to create memorable customer experiences and valued identities.
Rolando is an entrepreneur, scientist and engineer with a PhD and MS in bioengineering from Stanford University. Trained in synthetic biology, Rolando approaches problems and innovations from a first-principles physics and computational perspective.
Dr. Alan J. Bauman, MD, ABHRS, IAHRS, FISHRS is a full-time hair transplant surgeon who founded his medical practice, Bauman Medical, in Boca Raton, FL in 1997 and has treated well over 30,000 patients, performed over 12,000 hair transplant procedures as well as over 10,000 regenerative procedures (ie. PRP, Cell Therapy and more) to date.
Sminempepe is an Electrical and Electronics Engineering student with a passion for blockchain technology and Web3, working in the crypto industry since 2019. He oversees internal operations, public communications, and data accumulation for AI models at HairDAO.
Interface designer and web developer with more than 15 years of experience in working on web applications
Attending the University of Lagos and studying economics, Kenici as been contributing and working in the crypto space since 2020 as a content creator, video editor, and operations specialist. He’s devoted to HairDAO's success and solving hair loss once and for all.
Experienced software engineer focused on web and mobile development, with a solid creative background in UI/UX design and animation along with exemplary organization, self-motivation, collaboration, and problem-solving skills.
Attending USC studying economics and data science. Has been working in the crypto industry since 2020 due to his interest in blockchain.
Graduated from Brown with a S.c.B in applied math-computer science and an A.B. in Economics, Nimish currently works as a quant trader at Optiver. He also volunteers at Karl Koehler's lab as a data scientist.
Graduated from Stanford with a B.S. in chemical engineering with distinction. Arturo later joined Boston Consulting Group across several verticals in healthcare: MedTech, Pharma, Payor/Provider, and Public Sector. He is eager to support HairDAO.
Graduated with a cognitive science degree and is currently earning a master's degree at Freie Universität Berlin. Has been a long-time observer of the hair loss industry, enabling him to both research and spread awareness of HairDAO's vision.
Jesse Hudson serves as general counsel for Molecule GmbH, the creators of the DeSci movement. He is also a core and legal team member of both HairDAO and VitaDAO. Jesse played a key role in architecting the IP-NFT infrastructure that HairDAO and all DeSci DAOs will use.
Graduated from Stanford with a BS in Management Science & Engineering. Is a serial entrepreneur having started multiple consumer apps and products while in college. Upon graduation, he worked in a post-MBA role on Facebook's advertising team.
Ageless Partners operates as a worldwide health-services company that helps clients decipher the key mechanisms & root-causes of aging through various product offerings. Specifically, they do this by connecting clients with biohacking subject matter experts from across the world.
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