Risk Ready- Presented by The Private Risk Management Association

A JOURNEY INTO THE METAVERSE- Understanding how Crypto, NFTs, and Insurance Collide

February 25, 2022 Season 1 Episode 1
Risk Ready- Presented by The Private Risk Management Association
A JOURNEY INTO THE METAVERSE- Understanding how Crypto, NFTs, and Insurance Collide
Show Notes

A JOURNEY INTO THE METAVERSE-  Understanding how Crypto, NFTs, and Insurance Collide

Past generations are slated to hand down roughly $61 trillion to their heirs of which are increasingly Millennials and Generation Xers, according to research and consulting firm Cerulli Associates.  The NextGen is already investing and "Flexing" in new and groundbreaking ways. This dynamic panel of experts in Crypto, NFTs, and Insurance will take you on an exciting journey through the metaverse. You'll get a better understanding of how the Metaverse is impacting the NextGen's investments decisions from Crypto Platforms to Nike's newest line of NFTS. You'll gain an exciting new perspective of what the future has in store. 

Meet our panel:

Diana Wierbicki, Partner & Global Head of Art Law at Withers Bergman LLP a forward thinking practice leader in NFT law space. Her practice is focused on art law dealing with purchases, sales, loans, consignments, and charitable giving of works of art and advising high net worth individuals and their families on tax, trust, and estate planning matters.

Christine Kim, Investor on Greylock's Consumer team, bringing a Gen Z perspective to the firm. She focuses a lot of her time on crypto - particularly gaming, creators, social and DAOs. She's involved with Greylock's marketplace investments in Novi and Instawork, and crypto investments in Pinata, Zed, and others that are in stealth or unannounced.  

Matt Hougan, Chief Investment Officer of  Bitwise, one of the largest and fastest-growing crypto asset managers. Matt, is one of the world’s leading experts on crypto, ETFs, and financial technology. He previously helped build the world’s first ETF data and analytics system, the leading ETF media site, and the world’s largest ETF conference. Matt is co-author of two publications for the CFA Institute Research Foundation: “A Comprehensive Guide to Exchange-Traded Funds” and “Cryptoassets: The Guide to Bitcoin, Blockchain and Cryptocurrencies for Professional Investors.”  He is a crypto columnist for Forbes, a three-time member of the Barron’s ETF Roundtable, a member of the ETFdb’s ETF Hall of Fame, and the eighth person to receive a Lifetime Achievement Award from ETF.com.

Sheri Jamme, Principal of Global Family Enterprise at Newfront Insurance Brokers, a Forbes 50 Fintech company. For over fifteen years, she has been creating both personal and commercial insurance strategies for some of the world’s wealthiest families, inclusive of many listed on the Forbes 400. She is The Founding Chapter Chair of The Private Risk Management Association for the Pacific Southwest.


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