Investment and technology themes


Also known as
Digital asset type
Open source and non-custodial protocol to earn interest on deposits and borrow assets.
LEND will migrate to AAVE, via a Genesis Governance vote, at a rate of 100 LEND per 1 AAVE.

Project team

Team member Affiliations
Stani Kulechov photo

Stani Kulechov (founder)

Stani Kulechov is the Founder and CEO of Aave, an open source and non-custodial liquidity market protocol to earn interest on deposits and borrow assets. Stani was studying law at the University of Helsinki when he first got into Ethereum and he started exploring how it could impact the traditional financial system. In 2017, Stani released ETHLend, one of the first DeFi DApps ever. Since then, he has made it his mission to create tools for an open, transparent, and equitable financial ecosystem through Aave Protocol.


List of the current and past investors into Aave with their respective financial instruments.

Profile Country Phone Round
DeFiance Capital N/A
Framework Ventures N/A

Coin metrics

Price (USD) $ 275.1800
Circulating supply (units) 13,188,563
Market cap (USD) $ 3,629,229,373
Source CoinMarketCap

Price history