Andy Edstrom, CFA, CFP is the author of the book Why Buy Bitcoin: Investing Today in the Money of Tomorrow. Additionally, his opinions on Bitcoin have been published in The Wall Street Journal, and his opinions on regulation of the Internet monopolies have been published in The Economist.
Andy has spent his career in wealth management, private equity and a public markets investing. Prior to the Global Financial Crisis of 2008-2009 he caught a glimpse into the making of “financial sausage” while working at Goldman Sachs.
Andy holds the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA®) and Certified Financial Planner (CFP®) credentials, as well as a Bachelor of Arts in Economics, Magna Cum Laude and Phi Beta Kappa, from Williams College.
Andy lives in Los Angeles with his wife and children. He serves on the board of directors of the Robert M. Adams Foundation, a charitable foundation supporting education, healthcare research and other philanthropic activities.