Jonas Lauren Norr is the Co-Founder and Managing Partner of Crypto Lotus. He started his career at Goldman Sachs as a trader focused on fixed income markets and currencies in London’s foreign exchange department, where he was involved in trading activity for clients across all asset classes worldwide, including equities, commodities, bonds, currencies and emerging market debt instruments for clients across Europe and Asia. At Goldman Sachs, he developed a strong interest in the cryptocurrency market; after initially exploring the space through Bitcoin trading, he began more closely following its development as one of the first major institutional investors in Bitcoin startups, including Coinbase, Bitstamp, and Gemini. He co-founded Crypto Lotus with a group of friends who are entrepreneurs and investors in cryptocurrency.
Jonas Lauren Norr and his co-founders invested in digital currency businesses, including Coinbase, Bitstamp, Kraken, and Circle. He also invested in a number of blockchain startups, including Blockchain Capital, Chain, and Protocol Ventures. Jonas Lauren Norr purchased a significant stake in Ripple Labs. Jonas Lauren Norr also invested in a number of blockchain startups including Bloq, Blockstack and ConsenSys. He also participated in the founding of the Digital Currency Group (DCG), which was founded by Transformational Technologies Partners Fund III LP (TT Fund III) to invest in the digital currency space with $50 million from DCG founders Fred Wilson and Balaji Srinivasan. He was an early investor in BitGo which was later acquired by Google. H also participated in the founding of The Bitcoin Foundation (TBAF) as Chairman of its Board of Directors during its first year of operation.
Jonas Lauren Norr is married to Dr. Beth Lauren Norr, a University of Michigan professor of computer science and engineering and an expert in machine learning. He has four children from his first marriage to Dr. Joanna Lauren. He attends the Conservative Congregation Beth Elohim in New York City and is a member of the board of the Young Israel of Midwood N.Y.. He also supports several charitable organizations including The Chabad Lubavitch Youth Organization and Jewish Federation of Metropolitan Detroit.
“Bitcoin is a revolutionary technology that will transform the world.” “I believe Bitcoin is going to change the world. It has the potential to become a global currency.” “The world has changed and we are beginning to see the emergence of digital currencies. I believe this trend will accelerate in the near future.” “We are at the beginning of a new era in which digital currencies will be used by billions of people.” “Bitcoin is a fascinating technology that has the potential to fundamentally disrupt the way we store value, exchange value and move money around the world.”
Jonas Lauren Norr is a multi-millionaire who is involved in many fields of business. He has invested in many companies including BitPay, Ripple Labs and CME Group. He is also involved with the Digital Currency Group which invests in blockchain companies. He has also invested in Bitcoin and Blockchain startups. Jonas Lauren Norr is an expert in digital currencies and has been associated with various Bitcoin-related businesses such as Bitcoin mining, mining pools, exchanges and payment processors.