we Guide CLIENTS through the complexities of TOKENIZATION
We are technical, financial and regulatory experts in digital ledger applications, with strong backgrounds in building and scaling successful, consumer-friendly businesses. We have embraced the blockchain and related innovations, not just as entrepreneurs developing new technology and markets, but as pioneers of decentralization, digital trust and the next transformational wave of evolution.
RICHARD D. TITUS, MANAGING PARTNER
Named one of the Wired 100, serial entrepreneur and CEO Titus is an experienced Blockchain investor who's recent Blockchain advisory clients include LOCI, Blockchain Terminal, MetaCert, OMEGA ONE, PILLAR, HIVE - PROJECT, PO.ET, ADEX and SCIENCE. In addition to co-founding ARK, a company dedicated to the blockchain and advising companies on fundraising and go-to-market, Richard has previously (co-) founded +12 firms, including agency giants Razorfish (LA) and Schematic (Possible). His last start-up, Prompt.ly, founded in 2013 was sold in 2016 to Breezeworks, his fifth exit in a row. Until February 2017, Richard served as Senior Vice President at Samsung Electronics in Korea, consumer experience for the global consumer electronics business.
Richard previously held senior leadership roles at the British Broadcasting Corporation (Future Media Controller) where he launched iPlayer and the BBC mobile service and subsequently served as CEO of Associated Northcliffe Digital the digital holding company of DMGT (the Daily Mail). Titus has a passion for technology & innovation. He lives in California with his two children.
MATTHEW BURGESS, PARTNER & SYNDICATES LEADER
Matthew is an entrepreneur, marketer, investor, father of two and avid surfer.
Prior to joining ARK, Matthew founded Blockchain Disruption Fund to invest in companies, blockchain projects, ICOs and STOs. Matthew is also an LP in Blockchain Capital and has invested in many projects, including: WAX Token, BlockVEE, FileCoin, Sensay, MetaCert, Codex Protocol, Abra, BitAccess, BitGo, Bitnet, BitPagos, BitPesa, BlockStream, Case, Coinbase, expresscoin, EOS, Factum, Filament, Gem, Gems, GoCoin, Koinify, Kraken, LedgerX, PeerNova, Tether and others.
He founded Creatalytics Digital Marketing - a boutique marketing agency focused on identifying powerful thought-leaders, platforms, technologies and projects, and amplifying messaging to accelerate business growth.