Philippe Bekhazi

Philippe Bekhazi

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Philippe Bekhazi is the Founder and Chief Executive Officer of the XBTO Group, a cryptocurrency and blockchain specialist based in New York, NY. With over 16 years of experience in financial trading and startup funding, he is a sought-after advisor to key institutions and governments on cryptocurrency policy and investing. Bekhazi has established trading, portfolio management, and risk management solutions for leading companies trading equities, rates, FX, and credit instruments.

Professional Experience

Academic History

  • Bekhazi began investing in cryptocurrencies in 2011.
  • He spent four years trading derivatives at SAC Capital Advisors, where he helped build the fund’s global macro desk.
  • He has appeared as a guest on Real Vision.