This article directly stems from the research process for our single family office database. Our list of crypto focused single family offices includes the most important family investment vehicles that invest in DeFi, Web3 and cryptocurrencies. The list is based on a keyword crawler that analyzes our global list.
Cameron and Tyler Winklevoss are mainly known for their role in the early years of Facebook. However, the twin brothers are today amongst the most important cryptocurrency investors through their crypto-focused single family office Winklevoss Capital.
Their family office Winklevoss Capital was launched in 2012, mainly investing in cryptocurrencies and crypto-related startups, but also startups from other sectors. For instance, the US family office was a main investor in Filecoin’s ICO. Furthermore, the family office invested in Ethereum and Bitcoin. Many startups from the Winklevoss portfolio are active in the Web3 space. For example, „disco“ works on self-sovereign identity solutions in web3 applications. „MyStandard“ is a talent acquisition platform built on web3. The family office also invests in Metaverse startups like „Somnium Space“.
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