Bruce Fenton is a bitcoin advocate, investor and financial consultant who has been involved in the blockchain industry since 2012.
Fenton is the CEO and founder of financial consulting firm Atlantic Financial. He has taken on numerous roles in the industry and is notably a former executive director of the now-defunct Bitcoin Foundation. Fenton also hosts the Satoshi Roundtable, a retreat for leaders in the blockchain industry. He also co-authored the ravencoin whitepaper with Tron Black and serves on the board of directors of several blockchain-related firms, including Overstock.com subsidiaries Medici Ventures and tZero.
Prior to his involvement in the blockchain industry, Fenton was a vice president at Morgan Stanley in the early 1990s. Fenton founded Atlantic Financial in 1994 as an early full-service investment firm on the internet.
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