Barry Silbert Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel
  • Status
  • Active
  • Professionals
  • 1
Professionals
  • Investments
  • 39
  • Portfolio
  • 20
  • Exits
  • 16
Exits

Barry Silbert General Information

Description

Mr. Barry Silbert is the Founder and serves as Chief Executive Officer, Board Member and Investment Committee Member at Digital Currency Group. He is the Founder and serves as Chief Executive Officer at Grayscale. He serves as Advisor at Unocoin. A pioneer in digital currency investing, Barry began buying bitcoin in 2012 and quickly established himself as one of the earliest and most active investors in the industry. Barry founded and served as Chief Executive Officer at SecondMarket (acquired by NASDAQ in 2015) and earlier in his career worked as an investment banker. Barry graduated with honors from the Goizueta Business School of Emory University. He has received many accolades including being named Entrepreneur of the Year by Ernst & Young and Crain's, and being selected to Fortune's prestigious "40 Under 40" list. Barry has a longstanding passion for investing in great entrepreneurs with big ideas and has a knack for disruption himself.

Contact Information

Investor Status
Actively Seeking New Investments
Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)
Primary Office
  • New York, NY
  • United States

Barry Silbert Investments (39)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
Ripio 22-Feb-2017 Early Stage VC 00.000 Financial Software Generating Revenue 00000 0000000
00000000 0000 0000 23-Sep-2016 00000 00000 000 Financial Software Startup 00000 0000000
000000 16-Jun-2015 0000 00000 00.00 Communication Software Generating Revenue 00000 0000000
0000000000 (000000 10-Mar-2015 0000 00000 00000 Financial Software Generating Revenue 00000 0000000
0000 (0000000) 05-Mar-2015 0000 00000 00.000 Financial Software Generating Revenue 00000 0000000
00000000 28-Jan-2015 00000 00000 00.00 Financial Software Generating Revenue 00000 0000000
0000000000 (000000 14-Nov-2014 0000 00000 00.00 Internet Software Generating Revenue 00000 0000000
0000000 10-Oct-2014 0000 00000 00.000 Other Financial Services Generating Revenue 00000 0000000
Chain 20-Aug-2014 Early Stage VC 00.00 Financial Software Generating Revenue 00000 0000000
Voyat 29-Jul-2014 Seed Round 00.000 Business/Productivity Software Startup 00000 0000000
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Barry Silbert Exits (16)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
Murfie 25-Nov-2019 Bankruptcy: Liquidation
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00000000 28-Feb-2018 000 00 00000000
000000 26-Sep-2017 000000000000000000 0000
00000 21-Jun-2016 000000000000000000
00000 29-Apr-2016 000000000000000000 00000
Coinsetter 19-Jan-2016 Merger/Acquisition
Secondmarket 22-Oct-2015 Merger/Acquisition
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Barry Silbert Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Barry Silbert Angel Investor 00 0 New York, NY
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Barry Silbert Co-Investors (38)

Name With Exits Lead Partner Series Industry
Boost VC 2 0 Series chart Industry bar
Digital Currency Group 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Digital Finance Group 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Fenbushi Capital 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
FundersClub 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
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