Brad has been a Founder and Managing Partner of Blockchain Capital since October 2013. Brad is also a Managing Partner of Stephens Investment Management, which he co-founded in 2002. Brad’s diverse background in domestic and international finance includes sell-side securities analysis, hedge fund management, venture capital and family office management. Prior to co-founding SIM, Brad worked as a senior analyst at Fidelity Ventures, the venture capital arm of Fidelity Investments. Brad also worked as a research analyst in CSFB's Technology Group, specializing in Internet Security and Internet infrastructure software. Prior to working at CSFB, Brad worked as a research analyst at Furman Selz (later acquired by ING Barings), where he co-founded their Internet Research Group and co-authored the first financial industry piece on Internet Security. Brad has a Bachelor of Arts degree from Duke University where he was an economics major with an emphasis on China.