StableLab GC Platform

Who We Are

StableLab is a research and development firm specializing in governance operations and analytics. We contribute to over 20 protocols and ecosystems with exceptional participation metrics. Partners include Arbitrum, Optimism, Aave, Uniswap, 1inch, Balancer, Element Finance, InstaDapp, Lido, and MakerDAO.

We participate in the entire governance process, from initial discussions, proposal creation, and feedback rounds to on- or off-chain polls. Apart from ensuring well-informed decisions, we author proposals where possible.

Our Services

StableLab is proud to offer:

  • Governance Operations and Facilitation Services
  • Professional Delegate Services
  • Research and Governance Analytics
  • Grant Program Management and Design
  • Governance Systems and Framework Design

Additionally, we can offer frontend and smart contract development services when needed.

Our Experience

We were among the foremost delegates responsible for the recent Arbitrum Short-Term Incentives Program (STIP). We’re a leading contributor and delegate in AAVE and Uniswap, deeply integrated into Optimism and MakerDAO governance, as well as the top Ajna Finance delegate.

Notable achievements:

  • Uniswap Accountability Committee - April 2023
  • AAVE Orbit Program Participant - May 2023, ongoing
  • SafeDAO Grants Program - September 2023, ongoing
  • Arbitrum STIP - September 2023
  • Lido Governance Research - November 2023
  • NEAR Metapool Working Group - December 2023
  • Maker Atlas Working Group - January 2024
  • Arbitrum LLTIP - January 2024

Examples of Our Client Work

Our People

StableLab was founded by Doo Wan Nam and Gustav Arentoft in 2021 as StableNode. The team comprises 17 members across governance, node operations, and product development domains. Other governance team members include Kenechukwu Eze, Matthew Stein, Raphael Spannocchi, and Nneoma Kanu. We pride ourselves on being a diverse and results-driven enterprise with global operations.

StableLab team members have or pursue PhDs in computer science and economics, masters in political science and business administration, and others. They have a long history of thinking about consensus systems and their practical implications.

One More Thing

We publish a weekly newsletter that educates our audience on hot topics across DAO governance and host a podcast with luminaries from the Web3 movement.

StableLab Governance Council Detail: KLAYTN SQUARE
Voting Update
Klaytn <> Finschia Mainnet Merge (Continuation of Vote #33)
-While it’s an ambitious plan that requires many moving parts, we do believe the synergy between the two mainnets will be beneficial especially in terms of merging users and interests. Therefore, we vote in support

We believe StableLab will undoubtedly add value to the Klaytn ecosystem backed by its members’ impressive track record and influence in this space.

Per recommendation, we will write our voting rationale here KLAYTN SQUARE