Julian Zegelman is an experienced corporate lawyer, serial entrepreneur and angel investor. He is a Managing Partner at Velton Zegelman PC, a boutique corporate and securities law firm focussing on corporate law, securities, venture capital and cryptocurrency law. He is currently acting as the company’s counsel in numerous high profile global token sales. Julian is also a co-founder of TMT Blockchain Fund and BitFin Capital, a blockchain focused VC fund. He is a multiple winner of the prestigious California SuperLawyers® award.
Nominee’s three achievements
1) Early investor in blockchain technology focused companies : invested in CoinsFriendly in 2014 (early developer of trading algorithms for bitcoin, tech in its improved version is still around today), part of early investing team in 2015 in Protocol Labs (Filecoin – $250M ICO in 2017), ShapeShift (leading B2B digital assets exchange) and Bitso (Latin America’s most popular crypto exchange).
2) Early investor, legal counsel and advisor to Cindicator – voted best ICO of 2017 by many independent analysts, robust AI driven crowdsourcing technology to gather trading data – market cap is above $150M with functioning products shipped already
3) Founding Partner at TMT Blockchain Fund – first blockchain focused VC fund from an established publicly traded VC