Adam is a financial technology entrepreneur who pioneered the development of Bitcoin and related blockchain technologies. During 2011 and 2012, he cofounded and operated Bitcoin.com/Tradehill wherein they sold many of the bitcoins in existence today (now worth billions of USD). Since then he has been an advisor, investor, and consultant for many Bitcoin and blockchain systems and companies like Ethereum, Factom, Siacoin, Bitnexo, and others. Over the years his works have been chronicled in CNN, Fox News, and hundreds of other publications. Before Adam became an entrepreneur he worked in the banking and financial services industry as a consultant/researcher covering financial technology and risk management. Notably, he worked with the financial risk consulting group at Ernst and Young (EY) and also sold the investment research and technology services of Evalueserve (quant focus). He was the Cofounder and Steering Committee member of Chile’s national PRMIA chapter and has been a content contributor to GARP (Global Association of Risk Professionals). Adam received his Bachelor of Science in Materials Engineering from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute in Troy, NY.