Andrew Durgee is Chairman of Republic Realm, one of the most active investors in and developers of metaverse NFTs in the world.
Formed in early 2021, today Republic Realm is among the largest owners of digital real estate in Axie Infinity, Decentraland, The Sandbox and Treeverse and among the most active developers of in-metaverse content in the Sandbox and Decentraland. Republic Realm is also the developer of the Metajuku shopping center and Fantasy Islands metaverse NFT project.
He is also Head of Crypto and Tokenisation at Republic, a family of companies providing end-to-end fundraising, distribution, and advisory solutions targeting token and equity sales to retail and institutional investors.
Andrew entered crypto in early 2010, pioneering early blockchain technology plays including an industry first multi signature wallet repository. Andrew studied Management Engineering at Worcester Polytechnic Institute and is a highly skilled executive with over 12 years of experience. Andrew was previously a Partner at a leading blockchain advisory group, TLDR.