Nick Beato

Founder, Blackchip

Nicks' a tech futurist that's consumed by the possibilities of web3 and focused on the intersection of technology and human potential. He's a dedicated backer to the blockchain industry, having invested in dozens of projects and advised several others with great potential. Crypto native since 2015, previously in the hedge fund space now founder of Blackchip. Blackchip is a VC backed collectible-focused DAO on Ethereum that aims to explore investment opportunities for 'blue-chip' assets both physical and digital. They encompass artwork, wine, whisky, memorabilia, classic cars and NFTs. Nick believes web3 will show the world that decentralized ecosystems are changing the future of organizations and how much human potential can be unlocked by open, decentralized, and permissionless engineering.