Ms. Alison Davis is a Co-Founder and serves as Managing Partner at Fifth Era. She is a Co-Founder and serves as Managing Partner at Blockchain Co-investors. She is the Chairman of the Advisory Board for Blockchain Capital and an advisor to Bitwise. She serves as Board Member, Janus Henderson Group, Silicon Valley Bank at SVB Capital. She serves on the Board Development and Governance Committee of Renaissance Entrepreneurship Center and Collibra. She serves as an Advisor at 1World Online and MagicCube. Prior to Fifth Era, she was the Managing Partner of Belvedere Capital Partners focused on investing in banks and financial services and prior to that served as CFO of Barclays Global Investors - now Blackrock. Earlier in her career, she spent 15 years in strategy consulting with McKinsey and AT Kearney. Her work focused on Strategy, Organization, and Leadership working as an advisor to Fortune 500 CEOs, Boards, and executive teams. She built and led the Global Financial Services Practice of AT Kearney to be one of the largest and most respected in the world. She continues to consult on issues of relevance to the Boards and Executive teams of leading multi-national clients. She is an experienced public and private company board director. She served as a director of NatWest Group, Diamond Foods (DMND), Fiserv (FISV), Unisys (UIS), and Ooma and is a former director of City National Bank (CYN), First Data Corporation (FDC). Xoom (XOOM) and was the Chairman of LECG (XPRT) until its sale in 2011. She is also Chairman of the Advisory Board of Blockchain Partners. She also serves as General Partner at Keiretsu Capital and Blockchain Capital. She was born in Sheffield, England, is now a dual U.S./UK citizen, and has lived for the last 25 years in the San Francisco Bay Area where she raised her family with her husband, Matthew C. Le Merle.