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 via Tradehill, Inc wherein they sold/traded 1 million plus bitcoins (now worth billions of USD) making them the largest exchange in the USA and second largest globally. Since then he has been an advisor, investor, and consultant for many blockchain companies and protocols like Ethereum, Factom, Siacoin, Bitnexo, and others. Over the years his works have been chronicled in Forbes, CNN, Fox News, and hundreds of other media outlets. Recently, he was the inventor of the Prism product by ShapeShift (forbes fintech 50 ,uni). He has been a speaker at events like Bitz & Pretzels, Pioneers, etc. 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 Co-founder 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.