Jill Carlson breaks down blockchain and how it relates to cryptocurrencies, and explains the true purpose of crypto beyond the speculation fad.
Jill works with entities ranging from the IMF to Zcash to bring cryptocurrency products to market. Previously, Jill ran strategy at blockchain start up Chain, where she managed initiatives with Nasdaq and State Street. Jill has conducted academic research on cryptocurrency at the University of Oxford, where she focused on the economic and political implications of bitcoin. Jill started out as a credit trader at Goldman Sachs and still likes to opine on old school markets.