CEO & Co-Founder
Co-founded CryptoCompare in 2014. Previously an Equity Research Analyst at CitiBank and Westhall Capital.
CryptoCompare is a central authority for clear and concise information, offering unrivalled breadth, scope and depth of data, bridging the gap between the crypto asset and traditional financial markets.
Founded in 2014, CryptoCompare is a global cryptocurrency market data provider, giving institutional and retail investors access to real-time, high-quality, reliable market and pricing data on 5,300+ coins and 240,000+ currency pairs. By aggregating and analysing tick data from globally recognised exchanges, and seamlessly integrating different datasets in the cryptocurrency price, CryptoCompare provides a comprehensive, holistic overview of the market. At a granular level, we produce: cryptocurrency trade data, order book data, blockchain and historical data, social data, reports and a suite of cryptocurrency indices.
We pride ourselves on our data integrity and scope of data and we continually invest in our technology and API to ensure our infrastructure remains robust and both the retail and institutional investors can access data to execute their investment portfolios. CryptoCompare adheres to the most rigorous standards to safeguard data integrity, normalising global sources to ensure consistency and confidence in the market. To ensure the integrity of our data, we regularly review crypto exchanges, monitor for market abuse and take regional anomalies and geographical movements into consideration.
Prior to CryptoCompare Alex co-founded Verivox, Germany’s leading utility price-comparison company, with Andrew Goodwin in 1998.
Founder and managing director of Mondo Visione. Formerly a senior Reuters executive.
Chief Product Officer
Previously a Quantitative Analyst for complex credit and FX derivatives building pricing and risk models.
Previously Ernst & Young and Finance Director at high growth SaaS company Privax, which was sold to AVG technologies.
Previously Head of Custody and Head of Sales for Diginex and MetaVault respectively after 15 years in Investment Banking and Trading for Institutions such as Citi and Standard Chartered Bank.
Chief of Staff
Previously led people-driven initiatives in the humanitarian and not-for-profit sectors, most notably supporting the economic integration of refugees in the United States.
CryptoCompare brings innovative crypto products to market, evidenced by strong partnerships with industry leading institutions:
VanEck: Through its partnership with MVIS, VanEck’s indices division, CryptoCompare delivers a suite of indices for cryptocurrencies. Similar to the FSTE or NYSE matrix, this partnership provides the tools for the institutional investor to compare cryptocurrency prices reliably and in real- time.
Refinitiv: CryptoCompare provides Refinitiv, one of the world’s largest providers of financial markets data and infrastructure, with order book and trade data sourced from a wide variety of trusted exchanges. The data is integrated into the Refinitiv financial desktop platform Eikon.
Quandl: The Nasdaq/CryptoCompare Aggregate Crypto Reference Prices product provides Quandl, the largest provider of alternative data for financial professionals, with minute-by-minute pricing data for the most liquid cryptocurrency markets. This product enables institutional investors to monitor the nascent digital asset class and assess investment opportunities.
BT Radianz: CryptoCompare's dataset is available in the BT Radianz Cloud, providing one of the world's largest financial markets cloud communities - including thousands of brokers, institutions, exchanges, clearing and settlement houses, and service providers - with access to the most granular, reliable view of the digital asset class.