Principal Investments.

Galaxy Digital Principal Investments
focuses on providing strategic, long-term capital to industry-leading businesses throughout our ecosystem. Our mission is to stand behind companies that we believe will be successful in helping to accelerate and promote the institutional adoption of blockchain technology and digital assets. Our team of investment professionals have unparalleled institutional expertise in analyzing and executing on providing capital to partner businesses in all stages of their lifecycle, from seed stage ventures to mature operating businesses. Our team has extensive experience investing across the capital structure, including large and small cap cryptocurrencies, illiquid ICO/Pre-ICO contributions, early- and later-stage venture capital, growth equity, private equity, and all forms of secured, unsecured, and structured lending.

Galaxy Digital Ventures

We manage a diverse portfolio of early-stage investments primarily centered around blockchain infrastructure, custody, exchanges, ecosystems, and business to business (B2B) software solutions. In addition to funding investments through our Principal Investments team, we also manage a $325 million venture fund that seeks to directly invest in emerging projects and opportunities supported by the EOS blockchain.

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Galaxy Digital Lending and Special Opportunities

We seek to originate and deploy attractively priced capital secured by liquid and illiquid assets (including digital assets) to a diverse portfolio of high quality businesses in the ecosystem in order to provide necessary leverage to the sector.

Our Recent Investments.

AlphaPoint Corporation
A financial technology company that provides institutions with enterprise-grade, blockchain-based asset digitization and exchange platforms.
Backed by Intercontinental Exchange, Bakkt is designed to enable consumers and institutions to seamlessly buy, sell, store and spend digital assets. Formed with the purpose of bringing trust, efficiency and commerce to digital assets, Bakkt seeks to develop open technology to connect existing market and merchant infrastructure to the blockchain.
BitGo is the market leader in institutional cryptocurrency financial services, providing clients with security, compliance, and custodial solutions.
Bitfury Group Limited
A blockchain mining technology that develops, owns and operates bitcoin mining assets.
One of the largest and only supra-nationally licensed and regulated digital asset exchanges operating in Europe.
The developer of the EOS.IO blockchain protocol focused on enabling secure data transfer and high-performance decentralized applications.
A secured non-bank lending and financial services platform that offers customers fiat-denominated loans collateralized by cryptoassets.
A full-stack crypto trading, portfolio and risk management platform that offers institutional investors a seamless trading interface.
Hut 8 Mining Corp.
A digital asset mining services company.
A data disclosure platform company which allows for safe participation for users, investors and all industry players to participate in the rapidly decentralizing financial world.
Ripple Labs, Inc.
The developer of the Ripple exchange network, a blockchain-based technology protocol focused on payment systems.
Silvergate Capital Corporation
A community bank providing traditional banking and new technology services to blockchain and digital asset ecosystem participants.
Spring Labs
Spring Labs is building a decentralized network for identity and credit to serve as the foundation for a more transparent, secure, and efficient delivery of financial services.
Templum LLC
A financial technology company focusing on creating a regulatory compliant marketplace for the primary issuance and seconary trading of digital assets through security tokens.
Xapo Holdings Limited
A digital assets custody provider offering digital assets wallets, cold storage solutions, and bitcoin-based debit cards.

Principal Investments Leadership.

Sam Englebardt, Greg Wasserman and Christopher Ferraro

Sam Englebardt

Co-Head of Principal Investments
Management Team, New York

Sam Englebardt is Co-Head of Principal Investments and a Portfolio Manager at Galaxy Digital. His responsibilities at the firm include, amongst other things, co-managing Galaxy’s general venture capital business...

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Greg Wasserman

Co-Head of Principal Investments
Management Team, New York

Greg Wasserman is Co-Head of Principal Investments and a Portfolio Manager at Galaxy Digital. He has nearly 20 years of investing experience across software, hardware, infrastructure, and financial services.

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Christopher Ferraro

Chief Investment Officer
Management Team, New York

Christopher Ferraro is the Chief Investment Officer of Galaxy Digital. Chris has responsibility for overseeing Principal Investments, research and corporate M&A.

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