Daniel earned his BS in Information Science from Central Michigan University. His background is information science, including work in power systems for Consumers Energy, a public utility providing natural gas and electricity to 6.6 million of Michigan's 10 million residents. Daniel first became involved with blockchain technology in 2013 as Contributing Editor for CoinDesk, the largest information resource for the blockchain and digital currency industry. He co-wrote the Velocity whitepaper, a decentralized derivatives concept prototyped on the Ethereum protocol.
Andrew received a BA in Economics from the University of California, San Diego. He began managing third-party investment accounts in 2011 at Grunion Capital Management. He eventually became the head trader, developing strategies to take advantage of statistical arbitrage situations. These included volatility linked products, leveraged ETFs, and commodity ETNs. Andrew also co-founded Money Intelligence, a software-based financial advisory company. Money Intel currently manages nearly $100m in total retirement assets.