Chairman and Co-founder of Bloq
Matthew is a leading blockchain investor, entrepreneur, thought leader and advocate. He is chairman and co-founder of Bloq, a blockchain technology company and the creators of Metronome, a next generation cryptocurrency. He is also founding partner of Tally Capital, a private investment firm focused on cryptocurrencies and blockchain-enabled technology, with a portfolio of market leading companies including: Binance, Block.One, Blockstream, Civic, Genaro, Orchid, Polymath, Rivetz, Spacechain, tZERO and Qtum.
Matthew serves as chairman of the Chamber of Digital Commerce, the world’s largest trade association representing the blockchain industry, and the founder of the Token Alliance, an industry-led initiative developing best practices and standards for the responsible issuance of tokens. In addition, he serves on the board of BitGive, a nonprofit foundation that improves philanthropic impact with blockchain technology. Matthew is also the founder of the Chicago Blockchain Center, a public-private partnership with the State of Illinois, CME Group, DRW and Lightbank. He was a producer of the industry’s first ever documentary, The Rise and Rise of Bitcoin.