Our client is an international Cryptocurrency & Venture Capital Investor with a presence in Australia and the United States. They are an undisputed thought leader and investor in the crypto sector in the country, boasting deep expertise and networks in the global crypto ecosystem. With the recent completion of several landmark crypto-related deals, backed by their success investing in high growth venture investments, they are now in a position to hire a Principal, ideally based in Sydney, to lead and drive a dedicated crypto strategy investment mandate.
The Principal will have the support of a platform that has deep knowledge in NFTs, Defi, DAOs, tokenomics, mechanism design and global financial infrastructure, and will be given the freedom and latitude to further establish and lead the firm’s crypto investment initiative. With access to high quality tokens and unique proprietary intelligence, the role will allow the successful candidate to focus on making token-only investments aligned with a crypto-sector agnostic investment mandate. You will also be tasked with researching and understanding emerging trends and disruptive companies in the crypto ecosystem to allow you to work closely with the broader leadership team in developing and adapting the firm’s broader crypto strategy.,
Successful candidates will likely come from a variety of backgrounds but they will all display a thorough knowledge and understanding of cryptocurrency and the associated blockchain technology (such as a DeFi degen or NFT DAO-ist) as well bring the requisite technical and financial skills & mindset needed to be a part of a high-performing investment platform. A demonstrated network in the sector would be considered a distinct advantage. While having a specific sector focus, this role may also have opportunities to become involved in the firm’s other investment strategies.
The role will ideally be based in Sydney. It represents a unique and exciting, potentially game changing career opportunity.
Applicants must have full working rights in place for Australia to be considered for this opportunity.
Interested to learn more? Reach out to Daniel Yee at firstname.lastname@example.org or Jon Michel at email@example.com
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