Jaron Lukasiewicz

Jaron Lukasiewicz

Former CEO of Kraken acquired Coinsetter and Cavirtex, leading bitcoin exchanges in North America

Jaron Lukasiewicz has been an active CEO in blockchain since 2012, now advising several companies in the ICO space including Nucleus, Ambrosus, SONM, Pink Sky Capital and Hosho. He recently served as CEO of Coinsetter, a New York City-based bitcoin exchange, and Cavirtex, a leading bitcoin exchange in Canada–both acquired by Kraken in 2016. Prior to founding Coinsetter, Jaron was a private equity associate at The CapStreet Group, an investment banker at J.P. Morgan and a private equity analyst at SPB Partners. Jaron graduated from Rice University on the President’s Honor Roll with a B.A. in Economics and has been featured in The Wall Street Journal, The Financial Times, Bloomberg, CNBC, Fox Business, TechCrunch, Mashable, Entrepreneur, Institutional Investor, Forex Magnates and other media publications.