Noelle Acheson

Noelle Acheson

Formal First Name

Noelle Acheson is the host of the CoinDesk "Markets Daily" podcast and the author of “Crypto is Macro Now,” a premium newsletter focusing on the overlap between the shifting crypto and Macro landscapes. In this newsletter, Noelle examines the relationship between the crypto ecosystem, traditional markets and centralized structures. Previously, she was Head of Market Insights at Genesis Trading, a crypto lender and prime broker, where she wrote research and daily emails for institutional investors. Prior to that, she was Managing Director of research at CoinDesk, leading a team of analysts in developing products, reports, newsletters and insights into crypto markets for the investing audience. Noelle spent the past few years writing and speaking about the development and potential impact of blockchain technology and cryptocurrencies. She also teaches about crypto in business schools and universities, and speaks at blockchain conferences around the world. Before joining the crypto movement in 2014, Noelle spent 10 years in corporate finance and fund management, and founded one of the first e-commerce companies in Southern Europe.

Professional Experience

Academic History


  • Noelle ran the research department and wrote the weekly "Crypto Long & Short" newsletter.

  • She covered crypto asset markets and products related to digital assets, crypto, and security tokens.

  • She spoke at conferences and blockchain panels, and hosted CoinDesk's webinars and industry events.

  • She has spoken at Consensus, WebSummit, MoneyConf, Collision, C2, and others.


  • She was the Founder and CEO of, and a fund manager at Eagle Star Gestion in Spain.

  • She has advised startups, and wrote and spoke at events such as The National Congress of Digital Media, the University of Zaragoza, PWN Madrid, and others.

  • She lectured about blockchain and crypto at business schools such as Instituto de Empresa, Digital Valley business School and CUNEF.

  • She also has extensive experience in capital markets and sector research.