about

Placeholder is a crypto venture capital partnership based in New York City with over $150 million in committed capital under management. We believe cryptonetworks will change the structure of global markets to counteract global inequality by decentralizing access to data, wealth and power.

Read more on our investment thesis, and how we invest.


TEAM

Partners Chris Burniske and Joel Monegro founded the firm in 2017 with Brad Burnham as a venture partner. Alex Evans and Mario Laul are our resident crypto-economic and governance researchers, and support investment due diligence. Sayeeda Afreen manages the firm’s day-to-day operations.