Cory Klippsten provides investment and consulting for top tech and crypto projects. Currently he serves as an advisor to IDEX, DataBlocks, Tesloop and many others. He has operated as a startup founder, worked for Google, McKinsey, Microsoft and Morgan Stanley, and earned an MBA in Finance and Entrepreneurship from the University of Chicago. He grew up in San Francisco and Seattle, split 15 years between New York and Chicago, and now lives in Santa Monica with his wife and two young daughters. His hobbies include basketball, history and travel (Istanbul and Barcelona are favorites).