Arianna Simpson first started investing in bitcoin around 2013, and is now an active early-stage investor in the crypto space. She is the founder and Managing Director of Autonomous Partners, an investment fund focused on cryptocurrencies and digital assets. She is also a venture partner at Crystal Towers Capital, which she co-founded in 2015.
Simpson speaks on technology topics, particularly bitcoin. She is also a regular contributor to publications such as CoinDesk and Business Insider.
Previously, Simpson was a project manager at BitGo, which makes multi-signature cryptocurrency wallets for enterprises. She also spent a year at Facebook in Global Marketing Solutions, and ran sales at online boutique marketplace Shoptiques.
She holds a Bachelor’s degree in International Politics and Spanish from Pennsylvania State University.