Sabir Alizada left WhatsApp to become engineering lead at Trust Machines. The company is developing an application called Console, which is pitched as the decentralized answer to Discord.
Alizada was a senior software engineer at WhatsApp, which is owned by Meta, for over three years. While there, Alizada worked on business features for the messaging app, including WhatsApp Flows, WhatsApp Pay to Merchant and WhatsApp Commerce, according to his LinkedIn.
At Console, Alizada will be joining a team building a Web3 chat app marketed as a reason to “ditch Discord.” The app comes with features like wallet connectivity and token gating.
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