Barry Silbert

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Barry Silbert
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Occupation Founder & CEO
Employer Digital Currency Group
Location Stamford, CT
Personal Twitter @BarrySilbert
LinkedIn Profile
Website https://dcg.co/

Barry Silbert is a Connecticut-based serial entrepreneur and investor who is the founder and CEO of Digital Currency Group ("DCG"). He is the former founder, chairman and CEO of SecondMarket Inc., which he sold to Nasdaq in 2014.[1][2]

He was an early investor in bitcoin and an active investor in the crypto industry, backing hundreds of companies around the world.

DCG owns Grayscale Investments, Genesis, CoinDesk, Foundry, Luno, TradeBlock, and HQ.[3]

Background[edit]

Before becoming an entrepreneur, Silbert was as an investment banker in New York with Houlihan Lokey. He was also the CEO of Restricted Stock Partners.[4]

Education[edit]

Silbert graduated with honors with a bachelor of arts in finance degree from the Goizueta Business School of Emory University.

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