Fred Ehrsam

Co-Founder & Managing Partner

Fred Ehrsam

Fred Ehrsam is co-founder and Managing Partner at Paradigm. Previously, Fred co-founded Coinbase, the largest cryptocurrency company in the US, and held the role of President from 2012 to 2017. Fred purchased his first Bitcoin in 2011 and has been an angel investor in some of the space’s most formative companies. Prior to Coinbase, Fred was a foreign exchange trader at Goldman Sachs in New York. Fred holds a B.S. in Computer Science and Economics with honors and departmental distinction from Duke University.

Written by Fred

Creators, Communities, and Crypto Part II

6.23.2021 | Fred Ehrsam

[This post originally appeared on fehrsam.xyz] Almost exactly one year ago, Jesse Walden, Blake Robbins, and I speculated about the future of Creators, Communities, and Crypto. Little did we know [→]

Surviving Crypto Cycles

3.15.2021 | Fred Ehrsam

Originally sent as a private note to portfolio companies: PDF Founders,In the first 2 months of 2021, crypto prices have already doubled and continue to hit new all-time highs. Bitcoin [→]