Fred Ehrsam
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Co-founder of Coinbase

Fred Ehrsam

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Co-founder of Coinbase

A former Wall Street trader and writer at the Duke Journal of Economics, Ehrsam shifted his interests into the crypto industry in 2012 when he co-founded Coinbase, an online payment system with the stated mission of making Bitcoin easy to use. Ehrsam has been named in TIME Magazine's 30 Under 30 Who Are Changing the World (2013) and listed as one of Forbes 30 Under 30 (2014).

Age
29 years old (May, 1988)
Citizenship
US
Participation
Coinbase, Co-founder
Goldman Sachs, formerly FX Trader
BlackRock, formerly Portfolio Analytics
  • BSc in Computer Science from Duke University, USA.
  • Prior to his forays into the crypto world, was a trader at Goldman Sachs in New York.
  • Has worked in nanostructures research.
  • Investor in crypto hedge fund Polychain Capital.

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