Episode 238: Alexander S. Blum, Managing Director of Two Prime

Around the Coin Episode 238 Alexander S. Blum, Managing Director of Two Prime

In this episode, Mike Townsend speaks with Alexander S. Blum, managing director of Two Prime. Alexander bought his first bitcoin for $9 in 2012 and has been professionally involved with the industry ever since. Two Prime offers an actively-managed BTC and ETH long fund, focusing on wealth preservation and a secondary focus on growth. He … Continue reading Episode 238: Alexander S. Blum, Managing Director of Two Prime

Episode 233: Jay Shah, President of Personal Capital, an Empower Company

Around the Coin Episode 233 Jay Shah President Personal Capital

In this episode, Mike Townsend interviews Jay Shah, President of Personal Capital, an Empower Company. Jay, as a founding executive member and current President of Personal Capital, shaped the pioneering digital wealth management company into what it is today. With more than 20 years of experience scaling businesses with technology and data, he has grown … Continue reading Episode 233: Jay Shah, President of Personal Capital, an Empower Company

Episode 232: Billy Libby, CEO of Upper90

Around the Coin Episode 232 Billy Libby CEO Upper90

In this episode, Michael Townsend sits down with Billy Libby, CEO and Managing Partner of Upper90. Prior to starting the fund, he was the Head of Quant Execution and Market Making Sales, Goldman Sachs and Managing Director, Knight Capital. Upper90 provides non-dilutive growth capital to innovative companies that can demonstrate predictable future revenue or other … Continue reading Episode 232: Billy Libby, CEO of Upper90

Episode 225: Peter N. Ackerson, General Partner at FinVC

Around the Coin Episode 225 Peter N. Ackerson, Partner at FinVC

In this episode, Kinsa Durst interviews Peter N. Ackerson. Peter is a General Partner at FinVC, where he is responsible for sourcing investments and adding operating value at the portfolio company level. Prior to FinVC, he was CFO and Partner at SymphonyAI, a $1 billion early-stage investment and incubation platform, where he held investing, operating, … Continue reading Episode 225: Peter N. Ackerson, General Partner at FinVC