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We are a team of finance professionals, portfolio managers, traders, and product innovators who embrace digital disruption and believe in its potential to transform markets, economies, and modern society. Our leadership team has a proven track record in delivering innovative financial products and services in emerging asset classes. We have managed billions of dollars for institutional investors and built innovative financial products and funds for the world’s leading financial organizations. Oh, and we have a thing for bitcoin.

OUR HISTORY

Navigating new markets is in our DNA...

Daniel has been a board member since 2008, and holds a Master's degree in Management Science and Operational Research from Imperial College. Daniel has more than 30 years of experience in energy trading. He was, among other things, the Head of Global Energy Trading for Morgan Guaranty Trust Company (MGT), oversaw several of the trading and risk management functions at the Energy Division of Salomon, Inc., was involved in the establishment of the natural gas and electricity markets in the UK, completed some of the first forward contracts for electricity and was one of the first and most active participants in the market for Contracts for Difference in Europe.

Jean-Marie is the CEO and a co-founder of Global CoinShares. He holds a Master’s degree in Mathematical Trading and Finance from Sir John Cass Business School. Jean-Marie is an experienced commodities trader with a background and expertise in quantitative analysis, risk management and alpha-generation through macro commodity-oriented programs, including cryptocurrencies. In addition to his role as CEO, Jean-Marie oversees the Company’s proprietary trading arm, capital markets portfolio and risk management practices, ensuring that the Group possesses the requisite infrastructure for strategy execution and regulatory compliance. Prior to joining Global CoinShares, Jean-Marie was a quantitative strategist with Hermès Commodities Fund Managers.

Meltem holds a Bachelor’s degree in Mathematical Economics from Rice University and an MBA with a focus on Finance and Innovation from Sloan School of Management, Massachussetts Institute of Technology (MIT). Meltem has prior experience in the oil and gas industry in trading, corporate treasury and M&A roles. She helped build and grow the Digital Currency Group, managing a portfolio of 120 companies and 4 subsidiaries, is a founding member of the World Economic Forum Blockchain Council, and teaches at MIT as well as Oxford.

Frank has over 10 years of experience as an ETP specialist, joining Global CoinShares after previously working as the former Head of Distribution and Capital Markets at WisdomTree. Prior to specializing in ETPs, he spent 11 years working as a trader with KBC Financial Products.

OUR RESEARCH

Bringing Clarity to a Complex Industry

Our Research is a Bellwether for the Industry. We go beyond the hype and speculation that has gripped this emerging asset class. Our CoinShares Research is widely utilized and cited.

As stewards of this new asset class, we provide our clients and the broader market with insightful analysis that separates signal from noise. Our team delivers clear and intelligent insights, supported by empirical evidence, and is essential reading for investors who want to keep pace with this rapidly evolving industry.