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Bullish on Bitcoin with Thibaud Marechal, VP Growth @ Kn0x

Point of No Return podcast

Release Date: 01/17/2020

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On this week’s show, we spoke with Thibaud Marechal, VP Growth @ Kn0x

Thibaud is currently VP Growth at KNØX, a Bitcoin custodian designed for institutions backed by investors such as Fidelity and Initialized Capital. 

Previously, he was Head of Platform at Real Ventures, a $330M early-stage VC in Canada (investor in Blockstream, 1confirmation, Bitaccess, Breather, Element AI, Mindbridge and League). Ran FounderFuel, Canada's most active venture accelerator (80+ deals including Bus.com, Transit and Sonder), investing $100k per company. 

In 2015, he co-founded & led the McGill X-1 Accelerator to bring medical, engineering and computer lab research to market with a shoe-string budget.

 

On the show, we spoke about:

  • Launching McGill X+1 
  • His time spent at Real Ventures and helping launch their crypto practice 
  • Decentralized vs. centralized finance 
  • Scarcity of trust in organizations
  • His active Twitter presence

 

Thibaud is the smartest person I know in the crypto space. Even though we don’t always share the same opinion, I love debating him. Enjoy the conversation!

 

Let us know what you think. What types of guests would like to see on the show? What topics interest you the most? Send me your thoughts at nectar@thepnr.com

 

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