William Quigley

William Quigley
  • CEO, OPSkins.com
  • Company: OPSkins.com

William Quigley is CEO of OPSkins.com, the world’s largest
marketplace for video game virtual items. He is also managing
director of Cashel Enterprises, a cryptocurrency focused
investment vehicle. Cashel has incubated and invested in more
than 40 Bitcoin, blockchain and cryptocurrency related
investments.
Quigley co-developed the first crypto derivative, used to trade prerelease
Ethereum. He co-founded many transformative crypto
companies including Tether, a USD derivative adopted by many
of the world’s leading crypto exchanges and Gocoin, a pioneering
crypto payments processor. He also co-founded WAX, a utility
token for trading video game virtual items. Prior to forming
Cashel, William co-founded Clearstone Venture Partners, an
early-stage focused venture capital firm where he concentrated
on internet investments. He also co-founded the world’s first
consumer internet venture capital firm and led internet incubation
efforts at idealab, the most successful consumer internet
incubator of the Web 1.0 era.
Prior to Clearstone, William spent seven years in a variety of
business planning and new venture roles at The Walt Disney
Company. His tenure at Disney included finance and operational
roles at Euro Disney, the Disney Store retail chain, and Disney
Consumer Products. He oversaw strategic planning and finance
activities for the Walt Disney Company’s licensing division, the
world’s largest consumer products licensor. William also co-
managed Disney’s merchant banking group, where he negotiated
and structured acquisitions and equity investments in the
company’s strategic licensees.
Prior to Disney, William was a Senior Consultant with Arthur
Andersen’s Financial Services Group. At Andersen, William
assisted banks and S&Ls in their asset securitization and risk
segmentation efforts. He also advised Japanese banks on their
US market entry strategies.
William received his MBA with distinction from Harvard Business
School, where he was appointed a Kauffman Fellow. He holds a
B.S. in Accounting with honors from the University of Southern
California.

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