Our Story

Crypto is the future. Our mission is to guide you there.

Based in San Francisco, Bitwise is one of the largest and fastest-growing crypto asset managers. As of year-end 2021, Bitwise managed over $1.3 billion across an expanding suite of investment solutions. The firm is known for managing the world’s largest crypto index fund (OTCQX: BITW) and pioneering products spanning Bitcoin, Ethereum, DeFi, and crypto-focused equity indexes. Bitwise partners with financial advisors and investment professionals to provide quality education and research.

The team at Bitwise combines expertise in technology with decades of experience in traditional asset management and indexing, coming from firms including BlackRock, Blackstone, Meta, and Google, as well as the U.S. Attorney’s Office. Bitwise is backed by leading institutional investors and asset management executives, and has been profiled in Institutional Investor, CNBC, Barron’s, Bloomberg, and The Wall Street Journal.

Our Team

A world-class team dedicated to expanding access to crypto

Hunter Horsley

Hunter Horsley

CEO, Board Director

Previously Product Manager on monetization at Facebook and Instagram. Received his BS in Economics from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania. Forbes 30 Under 30 selection.

Teddy Fusaro

Teddy Fusaro

President

Previously SVP and Senior Portfolio Manager at New York Life, Head of Portfolio Management and Trading at IndexIQ, VP at Direxion, Goldman Sachs.

Katherine Dowling

Katherine Dowling

General Counsel, Chief Compliance Officer

Previously General Counsel & CCO for True Capital Management. Before that, COO & CCO at Luminate Capital Partners. Spent 10+ years as Assistant U.S. Attorney, most recently in the Economic Crimes Unit of the U.S. Attorney's Office for the Northern District of California.

Matt Hougan

Matt Hougan

Chief Investment Officer
Previously CEO at Inside ETFs, Managing Director of Global Finance at Informa. Before that, CEO of ETF.com. Co-authored the CFA Institute's monograph on ETFs.
Mick McLaughlin

Mick McLaughlin

Chief Distribution Officer

Previously Managing Director and Head of Americas ETF Distribution for Deutsche Bank, Head of Intermediary Sales at 55 Capital, Manager at Russell Investments, Director at BlackRock/BGI.

Hong Kim

Hong Kim

CTO, Board Director

Previously Software Security Researcher in the Korean military. Received his BS in Computer Science from the University of Pennsylvania.

Advisors & Investors

Backed by leading institutions and individuals

Highland Capital Partners
Khosla Ventures
General Catalyst
Vetamer Capital Management
Third Point
Blockchain Capital
Willoughby Capital
Electric Capital
Coinbase

Corey Mulloy

Board Director

Alison Davis

Board Advisor

Stanley Druckenmiller

Founder, Duquesne Capital

Henry Kravis

Founder & CO-CEO, KKR

Keith Rabois

GP, Founders Fund. Ex-MD, Khosla Ventures

Daniel Loeb

Founder & CEO, Third Point

Tracey Brophy Warson

Ex-Chairman, Citi Private Bank

Kevin Warsh

Former Governor, U.S. Federal Reserve

Daniel Och

Founder, Och-Ziff

David McCormick

CEO, Bridgewater Associates

Elad Gil

Founder, Color Genomics

Helen Riley

CFO & COO, Google X

Fidji Simo

Head of Facebook App, Facebook

Charles Goldman

Ex-CEO, Assetmark

Naval Ravikant

Founder & Chairman, AngelList

Let Bitwise help you take the next step in your crypto journey.