Smeet Bhatt: From Wall Street & Silicon Valley to Bitcoin


by The Bitcoin Reserve Podcast on 02 Aug 2023

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Smeet Bhatt has a background in physics and has extensive experience in Wall Street and Silicon Valley. He is the founder of Theya, a mobile first multisig solution that aims to lower the threshold for bitcoin self-custody without compromising on security.

Smeet and the Bitcoin Reserve team discuss:

  • His background as FX and derivatives trader on Wall Street
  • The case for bitcoin as a global macro strategic reserve asset
  • Why bitcoin is an underappreciated breakthrough in computer science & economics
  • The barriers for self-custody hardware storage of bitcoin
  • How Theya offers an intuitive way to set up multisig self-custody
  • The changing attitude of Silicon Valley VC investors towards bitcoin

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