Chris Burniske

Partner, Placeholder VC – Co-author, "Cryptoassets"
Chris Burniske

Chris Burniske is a partner at Placeholder, a New York venture firm that invests in decentralized information networks, and co-author of the book, “Cryptoassets: The Innovative Investor’s Guide to Bitcoin and Beyond.” Prior to Placeholder, Chris pioneered ARK Investment Management’s Next Generation Internet strategy, leading the firm to become the first public fund manager to invest in bitcoin, and now sits on ARK’s Board of Advisors. His commentary has been featured on national media outlets, including the Wall Street Journal, New York Times, Financial Times, and Bloomberg. Twitter @cburniske.