What is BlockFi?
BlockFis mission is to provide liquidity, transparency & efficiency to digital financial markets by creating products that meet the needs of consumers & corporations across the globe. We build bridges between traditional finance & digital markets that enable growth for all participants.
About the Team & Role
BlockFi is seeking a Head of Asset Management to build & manage BlockFis asset management division. The role presents a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity for the right candidate that is interested in bringing the best of the asset management industry to crypto products through investor-friendly products. Asset management products would leverage BlockFis worldclass connectivity across institutional clients, retail clients, & private clients.
- Develop long term roadmap for asset management business, spanning BlockFis institutional base & retail activity
- Manage and/or delegate day-to-day management of BlockFis trust products
- Build relationships with regulatory bodies such as the SEC
- Own marketing & growth plan for asset management products
- Structure, negotiate, & originate new products with counsel
- Originate & grow partnerships for distribution, formation, etc.
- 10+ years in asset management industry
- 10+ years dealing with regulators (including the SEC) & working with fund formation counsel
- Sterling record of launching & growing asset management products
- Familiarity with crypto industry
BlockFi has experienced incredible growth since our launch in August 2017. From raising over $100MM in debt & equity capital to helping thousands of clients (and growing!) do more with their crypto assets, we have established a dominant position as the debt & credit crypto market leader in the US. As we expand our product suite & geographic footprint, our addressable market will grow exponentially.
BlockFi's leadership team has decades of experience in the traditional financial services & banking world, & we take a conservative approach to regulation that will position us well for sustainable long-term growth & expansion.
Our team is comprised of highly motivated professionals from diverse backgrounds. We are aiming to become the leading lender in crypto & are poised to redefine the global financial ecosystem for the better. In addition:
- BlockFi is one of the first companies to ever offer crypto-backed loans & the only company whose founding team has an institutional understanding of the debt capital markets & regulatory landscape in the U.S.
- $4.3MM of seed funding & $50MM in capital for funding loans
- $100 MM of Series A, B, & C funding led by Valar Ventures with participation from Susquehanna, Winklevoss Capital, Fidelity, Galaxy Digital, Akuna Capital, & Morgan Creek
- We are moving quickly & have already deployed substantial capital into the space, proving our ability to execute & capture customer demand
- Competitive salary
- Unlimited vacation / sick days
- Employer paid health coverage (vision, dental, 401K)
- Weekly lunch stipend
- Work alongside an enthusiastic, collegial, & driven team in a highly meritocratic environment
To read more about our mission & values, check out our company website.
Above all, you should enjoy the journey. We, at BlockFi, genuinely like each other & enjoy the work we do - so should you!