Steven McKie
Founding Partner

Steven McKie is a crypto veteran of 5 years. Previously Head of Growth and Product Content at Purse, he expanded Purse’s operations with value-added partnerships in multiple regions and assisted in building out the bcoin brand and team. McKie also hosts and edits BlockChannel, a podcast and educational publication focused on Bitcoin and Ethereum. He received his BSBA in Information Systems & Technology at Old Dominion University in ‘14.

Chris Russ
Founding Partner

Chris Russ is currently a private equity investor, where he has evaluated and invested in opportunities within the TMT, transportation/logistics and consumer industries. Prior to private equity, he spent 2 years as an investment banking analyst at Credit Suisse, covering companies in the industrials sector. He received a B.S. in Electrical Engineering, with a minor in Computer Science, from Stanford University in ’14.

Kyle Forkey
Founding Partner

Kyle Forkey is a successful entrepreneur. His latest venture is a firm specializing in equity-oriented ICOs and has successfully raised millions of dollars for multiple projects. He previously managed over $10mm as a project manager for Pegasus Builders in Wellington, FL. He received a B.S. in Civil Engineering from Old Dominion University in ’13.

Advisors

Andrew Lee

Andrew Lee
Advisor

Founder & CEO of Purse

Kevin Zhou

Kevin Zhou
Advisor

Founder of Galois Capital

Joseph Poon

Joseph Poon
Technical Advisor

Co-Creator of the Lightning Network & Plasma

Olaoluwa Osuntokun

Olaoluwa Osuntokun
Technical Advisor

CTO of Lightning Labs