Chris Burniske

Partner at Placeholder VC

Chris Burniske Bio

Chris Burniskeย is a partner at Placeholder, a New York venture firm that specializes in cryptoassets. Prior to Placeholder, he pioneered ARK Investment Managementโ€™s Next Generation Internet strategy, leading the firm to become the first public fund manager to invest in bitcoin. His commentary has been featured on national media outlets, includingย theย Wall Street Journal, theย New York Times,ย Fortune,ย Forbes,ย and more. Most recently, he co-authored the best-selling book,ย Cryptoassets: The Innovative Investorโ€™s Guide to Bitcoin and Beyondย (McGraw Hill, 2017).

Source: Stanford

Chris Burniske Current Work

  • Placeholder VC Partner

Chris Burniske Previous Work

  • ARK Investment Management, LLC Blockchain Products Lead 2014-2017

Chris Burniske Education

  • Stanford University, BS, Earth Systems, Phi Beta Kapa, 2008-2013

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