Chris Burniske is a crypto technology expert, author and partner at the crypto-focused venture capital firm Placeholder. Burniske hails from Honolulu and holds degree in earth systems from the Stanford University. He is best known as the co-author of the book called Cryptoassets: The Innovative Investor's Guide to Bitcoin and Beyond.
Burniske joined Placeholder in 2017. Prior to this, he worked as the manager of the blockchain products at ARK Invest, a fintech company from New York. Burniske often makes news based on his comments on the state of the blockchain and cryptocurrency industry