Dan Morehead #53

Founder and CEO of Pantera Capital

Dan Morehead & Founder and CEO of Pantera Capital & background` Dan Morehead & Founder and CEO of Pantera Capital & poster`
Dan Morehead & Founder and CEO of Pantera Capital
Place of residence San Francisco, U.S.
Category Investing
Alma mater Princeton University
Known for Founding, managing Pantera Capital
person-quote
“When you have a disruptive technology, they call it a category killer. Bitcoin's a serial killer. It's going to go through 40 or 50 different industries: well storage, cross border money movement, property titles, voting rights, identity. Those are all the biggest use cases on earth.”

Biography:

Before founding Pantera Capital in 2003, Dan Morehead operated in executive and managerial roles across a range of high finance companies. Currently, Pantera’s investments are solely in blockchain and cryptocurrency ventures.

Dan Morehead's 2019:

In spring, it was reported that Pantera Capital had neared $175 million in its third round since investing in the blockchain space. The year also saw many investments in protocol and infrastructure projects, including Alchemy, an enterprise blockchain-as-a-service platform; Starkware, a privacy/scaling solution for blockchains; InstaDapp, a DeFi portal; and Bakkt, a institutional-grade custody solution for crypto assets. On the Unchained podcast with Laura Shin, Morehead predicted that the Bitcoin price would reach $356,000 by 2022.

What Cointelegraph expects for 2020:

As one of the most active and established funds in the industry, we expect Morehead and his team to maintain their current modus operandi of core infrastructure and protocol investment.