Mr. Hekmatpour is a current undergraduate student at the NYU Stern School of Business studying finance and data/computing science. In his first year of college, he co-founded the NYU Blockchain Collective and sits as a member of the Stern Finance Society and Strategic Venture Society.
In high school, Mr. Hekmatpour successfully co-managed a long/short equity hedge fund and graduated valedictorian of his class at St. John’s Preparatory School. He began personally investing in cryptocurrencies in 2016.
Mr. Hekmatpour now serves as an operational advisor to the firm.