Published: February 04, 2021  •  87197 Views

Bitcoin Interview with Ross Stevens & Michael Saylor

Bitcoin as an investment grade, safe-haven treasury reserve asset. Bitcoin is the solution to the store of value problem faced by all corporations & their customers. In this session, we will discuss:

  • Bitcoin as the emerging dominant monetary network

  • The pros & cons of other assets as a treasury reserve

  • The macroeconomic outlook for the coming four years

  • The history of Bitcoin & structure of the crypto industry

  • Critical developments this year and outlook for next year


Michael J. Saylor 
Chairman and CEO, MicroStrategy

Michael Saylor ( is the Chairman & CEO of MicroStrategy (MSTR), a publicly traded business intelligence firm that he founded in 1989.  He is also the founder of (ALRM), named inventor on 40+ patents, & author of the book “The Mobile Wave”.  He founded & serves as trustee for the Saylor Academy (, a non-profit organization that has provided free education to 800,000+ students. He is an advocate for the Bitcoin Standard (  He has dual degrees from MIT in Aerospace Engineering & History of Science.

Ross Stevens
Founder, CEO, Stone Ridge
Founder, Executive Chairman, NYDIG

Ross Stevens founded Stone Ridge in 2012, and serves as Chief Executive Officer and member of the Investment Committee.  Ross founded the New York Digital Investment Group (NYDIG) in 2017, and serves as its Executive Chairman.  Ross started his career at Goldman Sachs after receiving his PhD in Finance and Statistics from the University of Chicago (Booth) and his BSE in Finance from the University of Pennsylvania (Wharton).  Ross founded and serves as the Advisory Board Chairman of the Stevens Center for Innovation in Finance at the University of Pennsylvania (Wharton).

Additional informationStone Ridge 2020 Shareholder Letter 

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Overview of Bitcoin Corporate Strategy & Operation

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