Crypto Briefing Team


About Crypto Briefing

Crypto Briefing exists to advocate for the safe and responsible integration of blockchain and cryptocurrency into mainstream life. We believe.

Our goal is to grow the crypto community – to help new converts understand the basics, and to help more experienced enthusiasts separate the good from the bad and the ugly.

We are also committed to the principles of equal opportunity defined in The Collective Future’s Blockchain Inclusive and Diverse Pledge.

Our entire site, including our digital asset report section, is independent and unpaid.

We do not EVER publish ads or sponsored stories.

We are backed by some of the top investors in the blockchain space, including:

YouBi Capital * Fenbushi Capital * DHVC * Neo Global Capital * PreAngel

Goopal Digital Capital * Block 72 * Lucen Accelerator * WanFund * Game Theory Group

Han Kao: Han is the Founder and CEO of Crypto Briefing. He grew up in New York City and graduated from Columbia University with a B.A. in Economics. He is a serial entrepreneur who has founded and exited several companies in tech and media over the past 15 years. Han is now based in Los Angeles.

Jon Rice: Jon is the Co-founder and Managing Editor at Crypto Briefing. He likes to build things. Especially communities. By participating positively in our community we bring strength to our infrastructure, and we encourage the interest and participation of others. Jon advocates for inclusion, for a diversity of ideas and people, and for truth: not fear.

Ilya Abugov: Ilya is Head of Product and Research. He comes from an investment analytics background, having worked as an equities portfolio analyst in the US. He also has experience in management consulting and IT, including projects in the UK, Scandinavia, the Baltic region and CIS. He is interested in implementing analytic principles from traditional markets to gain insights in the crypto space.

Jay Putera: Jay is a Partner in Crypto Briefing, and our Business Development Director. He is a New Yorker whose experience in the hotel, leisure and tech marketing industries – usually in extremely competitive marketplaces – has given him a keen understanding of the importance of differentiating one offer among hundreds. He is also an early stage investor in numerous blockchain based companies.

Our Journalists & Contributors

Our network of full-time journalists and freelance contributors extends across five continents. Each one of us prides ourselves on producing relevant, quality work that reflects our commitment to the cryptocurrency and blockchain industries, free from external influence.

We extend a standing invitation to experts to contribute their knowledge and experience to Crypto Briefing’s readers. For guidelines on how to become a contributor, please contact Jon Rice – [email protected] Guest posts are non-promotional, and we receive no compensation.