Kevin Johnson is Vice President of Institutional Sales and Trading at Coinbase, one of the largest cryptocurrency exchanges in the world. He oversees the platform's specialty Sales division covering developers and protocols, and builds institutional trading services for prime brokerage clients. Prior to joining Coinbase, he was COO of the crypto prime broker Tagomi, which was acquired by Coinbase in 2020. He was one of the co-founders and key executives of Tagomi, leading the broker in providing smart order routing, liquidity aggregation, and best execution practices to institutional clients. He has also held various technical and management positions at Citadel, Two Sigma and Getco/KCG across an 18 year career in financial services.
2018 - 2020
2006 - 2011
2004 - 2006
2000 - 2004
He served as Deputy COO of Aptigon Capital, a Citadel Company, where he was responsible for the alternative data science and rese and rese and rese and rese and rese and rese and rese and rese and rese and rese and rese and research systems teams.
He appeared as a guest in the 2023 Real Vision Festival of Learning.