Leon is Head of European Business Development for Genesis Capital. He has over 12 years derivatives experience as a senior commodities portfolio manager at UBS, Swiss commodity house, Trafigura, and US private equity firm, Apollo Management.
In 2017, he took up a full academic scholarship at the London Business School and devoted time to understanding the cryptoasset space. He has since published an 80-page research piece on the taxonomy of cryptoassets with London-based data provider CryptoCompare.
He has also advised leading Berlin-based crypto project, Gnosis, on growth and strategy. Leon holds a bachelor’s degree in Philosophy, Politics and Economics from the University of Oxford.