David Drake

David Drake

David Drake is the Founder and Chairman at LDJ Capital. Drake, and his family office LDJ Capital and its partners, has acted as GPs and investors in fund-of-funds, realty funds, venture capital funds, seed funds, debt funds and hedge funds. Mr. Drake's investments and private equity advisory at LDJ Capital currently has 50+ global directors and family office partners maintaining relations with institutions and family offices with $1.5 trillion in assets.

Mr. Drake and his family office manages and co-invests alternative assets with the top 30 out of his investments in The Soho Loft Media Group that has a 5000 family office and institutional investor reach. These top 30 have aggregate assets under management of $1.5 trillion with 40% from Asia, 30% from Europe and 30% from the Middle East.

More recently, Mr. Drake is viewed as a leader in cryptocurrency. Mr. Drake saw the value of digital assets when everyone was avoiding it. It all started in 2011 when Mr. Drake collaborated on the JOBS Act to create new laws underlying all fundraising in the U.S. for all ICOs. His crypto hedge funds hold crypto, ICOs, and FinTech equity as seed investments to help new coin to be made via ICOs. His company also offers bridge financing to seed upcoming ICO’s.

Mr. Drake was born in Sweden and is fluent in six languages.

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David Drake joins Jim Blasingame to discuss the two waves of blockchain-type technology, first as a new way to do business, and then, ultimately, as a total disruption of our world.
David Drake joins Jim Blasingame to discuss the future of Bitcoin and other crypto-currencies, as money, as an asset class, etc., as well as blockchain-type technology, that stores and delivers it.
David Drake joins Jim Blasingame to reveal what crypto-currency, how it’s different from e-money, and its future.