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NYDIG Funding Round

NYDIG, based in New York, secured $1 billion in investment from Westcap, Affirm and Bessemer Venture Partners.

Transaction Overview

Company Name
Announced On
Transaction Type
Venture Equity
Proceeds Purpose
The capital will be used to further develop NYDIG's institutional-grade Bitcoin platform using recent upgrades to the Bitcoin protocol with capabilities such as Bitcoin and Lightning payments, asset tokenization, and smart contracts.

Company Information

Company Status
Private & Independent
Mailing Address
510 Madison Ave. 21st Floor
New York, NY 10022
Email Address
NYDIG is the Bitcoin subsidiary of Stone Ridge, a $10 billion alternative asset manager. We are aligned behind the mission of safely unlocking the power of Bitcoin through technologies and financial services that enable forward-thinking companies and investors to access this asset class.
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Management Team

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Ross Stevens
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Chief Executive Officer
Robert Gutmann
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Chief Marketing Officer
Kelly Brewster
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Chief Technical Officer
Brian Langel
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Yan Zhao
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VP - Administration
Rodney Miller
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VP - Bus. Development
Eric Kramer
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VP - Bus. Development
Ronnie Wexler
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VP - Client Services
Joshua Burandt
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VP - General Counsel
Reuben Grinberg
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VP - General Counsel
James Rothwell
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VP - R & D
Gregory Cipolaro
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VP - Regulatory Affairs
Benjamin Lawsky
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VP - Sales
George Kirchner
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