Spencer Bogart is a managing director and the Head of Research at venture capital firm Blockchain Capital. Previously, he worked at a Wall Street investment bank authoring reports on blockchain and bitcoin.
As Head of Research at Blockchain Capital, Spencer Bogart carries out venture investment research on blockchain and crypto companies. He is also a managing director at the venture capital firm, whose profile is exclusively focused on the blockchain space and includes companies such as Blockstream, Coinbase and Kraken.
Prior to joining Blockchain Capital in 2017, Bogart was a Vice President at investment bank Needham & Company, where he was the firm’s blockchain and bitcoin expert. While at Needham, he authored a number of reports on blockchain and bitcoin, including Wall Street’s first industry report highlighting the potential of blockchain technology.
Previously, Bogart was an analyst with a startup, helping to build a proprietary research platform for analyzing Exchange Traded Funds (ETFs), which was later acquired by financial data and software company FactSet.
Bogart is a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) and holds a Bachelor’s degree in Business Economics from the University of California, Santa Barbara.